The Devon blacksmith, Richard Bent, offers people the experience of working with him at Red Anvil Forge, Halwell.
One- and two-day courses of expert tuition in a professional blacksmith’s forge.
I am Richard Bent FWCB, a Silver medal holder from the Worshipful Company of Blacksmiths, and offer One-day and Two-day Courses to those who would like to experience Blacksmithing. I offer tuition for the absolute beginner and other skill levels as required. My courses are run from a well equipped workshop/forge at Halwell, near Totnes, Devon.
12/01/2021 - LOCKDOWN 2021 - WE ARE AWAITING NEWS FROM THE GOVERNMENT THAT WE ARE ABLE TO RESUME OUR BLACKSMITHING COURSES AS PLANNED ON 20 FEBRUARY 2021. IF YOU HAVE A COURSE BOOKED WE ASK FOR YOUR PATIENCE AND WILL BE IN TOUCH AS SOON AS WE ARE ABLE, THANK YOU
FEES: One-day courses are held on a Saturday and the fee is £100.00 per person, payable on booking.
Two-day courses are held on Friday and Saturday the fee being £200.00 per person, payable on booking.
WHAT IS INCLUDED: The course fee includes:
1. All tuition
2. PPE - safety glasses, gloves
3. Use of equipment
4. Tea/Coffee and biscuits available throughout the day
5. Bottled water
1. Students are requested to bring their own packed lunch.
2. Face masks
Each course offers FIVE student places.