Build your own fire pit / barbecue from recycled materials. A one day course in metal work skills for beginners.



This is a one day course on how to turn car wheels and other recycled materials into a fire pit/barbeque, that you take home at the end of the day.

During the day we will go through :
Sourcing materials
Health and Safety when working with metal e.g. power tools and hand tools, cutters.
Designing you firepit/barbeque.
Working with metal.
Marking out.
Cutting metal.
Drilling and shaping metal.
Assembling parts.
Working with hand tools.
Working with power tools.

The day will include all materials, with free tea and coffee throughout the day.

The course is held in Glastonbury, Somerset.

The course will have a maximum of 5 people on it, to enable one to one support during the day.

Cancellation and a full refund can be obtained up to 2 weeks before the course starts. Start dates may be amended on request.

What's included in the price?

All materials are included in the cost.
There is even free tea and coffee throughout the day.


scott at Black Paw upcycle project


9 Silver Street

Suitable for

  • Engagement, birthdays & anniversaries
  • Hen dos
  • Public transport
  • Romantic
  • Stag dos
  • Suitable for beginners
  • Teenagers
  • Tutor can travel


1 day (9:15am to 4:30pm)

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Tannas M - - #8382

The course was well put together.
With my partner, we are considering buying our first house, and the course covered loads of really relevant information and skills we will need in our new home. From how to wire a light to drilling brickwork and installing water pipes.
Scott is a great teacher and gave us loads of time and support to master the different skills during the day

A great day with loads of skills and building tips

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