Artistic Blacksmithing and Metal Forging

One Day Course on Artistic Blacksmithing/ Iron Forging with Adrian Wood.Adrian is a university graduate with a degree in fine art sculpture from The University of London.A chance visit to a forge gave Adrian Wood his first taste of blacksmithing.He recalls; ”From the first moment I hit the hot steel I knew what I wanted to do.” Adrian Wood has successfully completed training at a blacksmiths forge in York. After which he worked for Brian Russell widely regarded as one of the finest blacksmiths in the UK. Brian's approach and processes to creating bespoke and uniquely designed metalwork has an enormous effect on the sculptures and designs created by Adrian Wood Artist Blacksmiths.The courses are for 6 people only sharing 3 mobile gas powered forges . Both courses are suitable for beginners although the 2 day course is more suitablefor those with some experience. Further details to follow - bookings being taken

Venue

Greystoke Cycle Cafe

Poplin Dub Greystoke Penrith Cumbria CA11 0UT

www.greystokecyclecafe.co.uk/
workshops.htm

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Map reference: NY 439312


On the C2C Cycle route 200 yds north of Greystoke village green direction Blencowe. We welcome all cyclists and walkers and ask all those with cars to walk the 350yds from the village car park around the Greystoke Castle walls.
We can offer parking in our driveway to cycle support vehicles and those attending our workshop days
Bus links to Penrith and Keswick. Penrith railway station5 miles

Parking : free

Nearest station : 5 miles from Penrith station

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Event Details

Wed 5 May 2010 09:30 to 15:30
Tue 13 Jul 2010 09:30 to 15:30
Wed 14 Jul 2010 09:30 to 15:30
NotesThe Cycle Cafe is a family-run tea garden with unusual opening times. Fri 12.00 to 18.00. Sat 10.00 to 18.00 and the second Sun of the month 10.00 to 18.00. We will serve any cyclists at other times with whatever we have if of course we are about and available. Seasonal opening only Apr to end Sep.

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