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Introduction to Blacksmithing

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Course Leader: SSW Technician Trainee, Michael Hautemulle & artist Uist Corrigan
Places: 6 (Beginners+)
Cost: £75 (includes tuition, materials and consumables)

Dates: 
20 April 2019
3 August 2019
30 November 2019

Booking: Book online or phone SSW on 01464 861372. (Please note we are not yet taking bookings for this course)

Further information:
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A one day course offering an introduction to the basic technical aspects of blacksmithing. Participants will learn how to make a fire poker from a piece of mild steel square bar which they can take away with them at the end of the day. Through making the poker, participants will be introduced to a diverse range of blacksmithing techniques including drawing out, hammering and bending as well as how to use and regulate a forge.

 

Next steps after this course: Open Access

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