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Be A Blacksmith And Create Metal Craft

Learn a traditional 4,000 year old craft

Blacksmithing is an ancient skill anyone can master. Forge and take home your own contemporary or traditional ironwork during a day or weekend event; combine with other traditional crafts or have a private group.

Features

  • Beautiful Locations from Traditional Rural Forges to Camping with an Iron Age Pit Forge
  • Beginners & Experienced Participants Welcome
  • Includes All Tools, Materials & Safety Equipment
  • Forge & Take Home Your Own Ironwork Pieces

HALF & FULL DAYS TO WEEKENDS  

INDIVIDUALS, COUPLES, FAMILIES, GROUPS  

What's Included

LEARN BLACKSMITHING TECHNIQUES

FORGING SKILLS TO MAKE BEAUTIFUL IRONWORK

Experience the Thrill of Working with Hot Metal

TRADITONAL FORGES & BEAUTIFUL LOCATIONS

EVENTS FOR INDIVIDUALS, COUPLES & GROUPS

Includes All Tools, Materials & Safety Equipment

SHAPE FROM THE FURNACE

CREATE TRADITIONAL OR CONTEMPORARY IRONWORK

Take Home Unique Pieces Made With Your Own Hands

More Information

Specific details for each of the sections below are in the 'More Info' section for each location. Contact us if you'd like any help with this

DURATION: Check location for specific details. Events range from half and full days to weekends running from 6pm Friday until 4pm Sunday.

AVAILABILITY: All Year. (We recommend you book as soon as possible and at least four weeks in advance to ensure that the dates you want are available).

WHO CAN DO THIS: The minimum age varies between locations. Cold forging is available at some locations for under 10's otherwise hot metal forging is available from age 10 or 12 (when accompanied by an adult) depending on the location.

NUMBERS ON THE DAY: Events are available for individuals, couples, families and groups of up to 24. Numbers vary between Forges so please look in individual locations or the 'Corporate and Groups' section for corporate and stag and hen groups.

ACCESSIBILITY: This can vary between locations. View details in the More Info section for the location and please discuss your speciifc requirements when booking. Contact us if you'd like any help with this.

WHAT TO WEAR & BRING: Wear comfortable clothing that you don't mind getting dirty.

CUSTOMER SERVICE: Your Humdinger Day starts here and we want to make sure you have a fantastic time from start to finish. Please contact us if you'd like help with the booking or any other aspects of the day.


ABOUT HUMDINGER DAYS

► For a short video introducing Humdinger Days and starting a Bucket List - click `INTRODUCING HUMDINGER DAYS'

► For a simple PDF on `How To Create A Bucket List' for yourself or as a gift - click `HOW TO CREATE A BUCKET LIST'

► For PRIVATE GROUPS such as FAMILY, STAG & HEN or CORPORATE - click `CORPORATE & GROUP EXPERIENCES

Locations

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Be A Blacksmith And Create Metal Craft Gift Voucher

Allows the recipient to choose a location below. If you're buying for yourself, please choose the E-Voucher option so you can redeem the voucher at a later stage.

£180.00


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Be A Blacksmith And Create Metal Craft - Hereford

Forge your own contemporary or traditional ironwork at a family run Blacksmith in beautiful Herefordshire. Unique events tailored for individuals, couples, families, birthdays or special groups, with ironwork pieces to take home.

HR2 8HA

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Be A Blacksmith And Create Metal Craft - Kent

This Nordic themed weekend combines both metal working and greenwood working. You will be shown, and given the opportunity, to make a Viking style knife and carve a Swedish spoon from greenwood.

TN25 4NJ

£180.00

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Be A Blacksmith And Create Metal Craft - Sussex

Full day working alongside an award winning Blacksmith in one of the oldest country estates in England. With over 15 years hand forging experience both experienced students and complete novices are welcome, for groups of 2 - 8.

TN7 4BB

£150.00

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