Fantastic one day Experience design and crafting your very own Hammer Head For One person!
Whether your looking to mark a special occasion, tradesman or a huge Forged In Fire Fan, this is a fantastic experience that you will want to take part in.
Hammer-Making course -
Our Hammer-making is a one-day course designed where are our professional team will guide and support you through each process in the design and forging of your own hammer head. The day runs for approx. seven hours and alongside our Axe Making is not for the faint hearted!
Why not come and bash some metal and let the sparks fly, as you design and craft your very own Hammer? There is certainly something very satisfying and empowering making your own Hammer that you can use every day. If you love a bit of DIY or a tradesman, this is the perfect experience day for you.
Please bare in mind this is one of our most difficult packages and for those who are not quite sure blacksmithing is for them, however would like to share on the experience as much as possible. We do have our woodlands area and showroom with a viewing area.
Make a day to remember with a Day at The Forge.
Our Forge your own Hammer Making experience would make the perfect 'For Him or Her Gift' and also small group parties who want to come and learn a traditional craft.
Shop with confidence…
All of our vouchers are valid for 18 months from the date of purchase, with the Forge remaining open 7 days a week under Covid-19 restrictions. If a further national lockdown was to happen all vouchers will be given a further FREE extension, which should give the lucky recipient plenty of time to get in touch to book a date with us.
During your time with us, you can enjoy lunch either in the open air in our picnic area or, if you prefer, take advantage of our Scandinavian lodge or Shepherds hut. We do welcome family and friends to join you for lunch and to share in your experience as a blacksmith. We work with a number of B&B’s & hotels who we know will look after you during your time with us.
The day is very “hands-on” that will enable you to craft your very own Hammer head that you can use and admire. You will get to forge and harden your Hammer head. We will also help you to fit your own handle if time allows. To give you an idea on the types of ‘Hammer head’ you can look to make during your time with us; Cross Pein, Straight Pein, Rounding, Mini Sledge, Ball-pein, Claw. If you have specific design of head in mind, please get in touch and we can let you know whether it can be achieved in the time frame you are with us.
This is a fantastic 7 hours of fun, taught in a relaxed and friendly environment, where you will be made to sweat but will leave at the end of the day with a Hammer head that you will cherish forever - along with a special story to be told. Please be aware that Weekends do get booked well in advance.
DURATION: The duration of the day is approx 7 hours
LOCATION : Herefordshire
WHAT YOU NEED TO KNOW: Participants are to be over 18 years old and must provide ID on arrival. Suitable for beginers through to advanced knowledge, we tailor the day to all of our guest. The package run Monday - Saturday all year around, apart from public bank holidays and Sundays. Please be aware Saturdays do have to be booked in advanced.
Due to COVID-19 we are offering all vouchers to be valid for 18 months. We very much hope this durations allows our guests plenty of time to visit as and when they wish to
ALL VOUCHERS ARE AVAILABLE E-VOUCHER AND POSTAL.
TO BOOK -
Please visit www.oldfieldforge.co.uk to view our online calendar.