Blacksmithing taster day course

Blacksmithing taster day course

Duration: One day (10-4)

Price: £100

Run by: Lincoln Castle

Contact: Amy

01522 552434

Lincoln Castle
Castle Square

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About the Course

Blacksmithing taster day course at Lincoln Castle.

Have you ever wondered about working a forge?
This one day taster course will teach students basic forge work techniques. You will make items such as letter openers and fireside tools. Skills you'll learn include, fire maintenance, splitting, leaf work, forming curves on the anvil beak, punching and riveting.

Students must wear clothing made from natural, none flammable fibres and suitable footwear, ideally steel toe cap. Safety goggles and leather aprons will be supplied. Suitable for ages 16 +

We endeavour to make our course programme as accessible as possible. If you have mobility issues, please get in touch about coming on this course and we will see what we can do!

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What's included in the price?

All tools and materials provided, as are refreshments.

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Course Start Dates

Friday 1st December 2017

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