Explore a range of forging techniques including bending, twisting, splitting, forging and fire-welding. You will work with hot metal and fire to make a ram's head poker and other practical items, such as a bottle opener and key ring.
Alex Smith has been a blacksmith since 1998, it must run in the
family somewhere down the line too!
He started at college, where he did a BA Artist Blacksmith course in Hereford. Alex started to run Chalk Pit Forge in Amberley, West Sussex in 2008. He works to commission, designing products to fit in with the location.