Blacksmithing and metalworking

Blacksmithing for beginners with James Price

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About this course

Explore a range of forging techniques as you create a small candlestick or domestic item. Consider design and function as you learn how to manipulate metal, using basic hand forging, the power hammer and fire-welding.


James Price

James Price is a blacksmith and designer, combining traditional forging with a contemporary aesthetic. Trained at Brighton University and the Centre for Rural Crafts, Hereford, he established his forge in 2001.


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