6 COST EFFECTIVE ARTISAN GIFT SUGGESTIONS for the Festive Season…

1. DECORATIVE HOOKS - Butchers or decorative, hand forged hooks for the kitchen, garden or man cave - From $25 each plus shipping... 2. 'MAN HANDLES' -  Here's something for the man who has everything. Perfect for the shed, back of the ute or Man Cave - From $20 each, handmade nails are extra and the wooden … Continue reading 6 COST EFFECTIVE ARTISAN GIFT SUGGESTIONS for the Festive Season…

What about a Unique Locally Made Artisan Gift this Festive Season?

What about a really unique Festive Present for a loved one this year, like no more socks, undies or boxes of chocolates? Why not check out the 1910 Ironworks shop https://1910bc.com/1910-shop/ or if you have something  in mind I'll make it for you, it's as easy as that. We ship all around Australia too, so … Continue reading What about a Unique Locally Made Artisan Gift this Festive Season?

Blacksmithing at The Stables, Peppers Manor House in the Southern Highlands every Saturday.

Here I am at Peppers Manor House Sutton Forest, demonstrating the art of nail making... Here I'm making nails, something the village smith did every day of his life for his local community and they were highly prized and valuable. In fact old barns and dwellings were often burnt down to retrieve the nails and … Continue reading Blacksmithing at The Stables, Peppers Manor House in the Southern Highlands every Saturday.

The 1910 Blacksmith courses are booking quickly…

With practice and patience, you too can create beautiful ironwork. Only x2 course left for 2018 re the ‘Going Hammer & Tongs’ series of classes and the bookings are heavy. November 17th - BOOKED OUT – Places still available December 1st and the 15th of December. We also have some January dates in 2019 too … Continue reading The 1910 Blacksmith courses are booking quickly…

Ironwork restoration and replicating the past is what we specialise in…

When you're restoring the ironwork with hand-made nails on a 17 century Oak Sea Chest you really need to know what you're doing... When you have a precious antique, an old Victorian fuel stove that needs totally restoring or delicate metalwork that's now missing that has to match the original, or a photography / film … Continue reading Ironwork restoration and replicating the past is what we specialise in…

x4 NEW Blacksmith courses for November and December…

Only x4 course left for 2018 re the ‘Going Hammer & Tongs’ series of classes. So why not join us in beautiful Wildes Meadow in the Southern Highlands of NSW and experience how the past was indeed forged? November - 3rd - November 17th - December 1st and the 15th of December. We also have … Continue reading x4 NEW Blacksmith courses for November and December…

Artisan Hub Opens in Historic Stables at Peppers Manor House…

‘Think WILD’ Collaboration Opens in Historic 1880’s Stables at Peppers Manor House - Sutton Forest. The big move into The Stables at Peppers Manor House. Steve Hogwood hard at work. 101 uses for a Robertson Potato sack – Thanks Jack! In collaboration with the award-winning hotel, Peppers Manor House, local artisan Stephen Hogwood from 1910 Iron Works … Continue reading Artisan Hub Opens in Historic Stables at Peppers Manor House…

The 1910 Ironworks Collaborates with Local Artisan Plank & Trestle…

At the 1910 Ironworks we're all about collaborating and working collectively with other local artisans and the guys at Plank & Trestle are no exception... http://plankandtrestle.com.au/ Hand forged metal table furniture is the order of the day, complete with handmade nails - this trestle table will be a limited edition and who knows in the … Continue reading The 1910 Ironworks Collaborates with Local Artisan Plank & Trestle…

Blacksmithing classes – All booked out!

The September 15th 'Going Hammer & Tongs' class is now booked out. There are more courses planned for later in the year so why not join us in beautiful Wildes Meadow in the Southern Highlands of NSW and experience how the past was indeed forged? Please note we can't except children in the blacksmith shop, … Continue reading Blacksmithing classes – All booked out!

Once again the September Blacksmith classes have been very popular – only a few places left…

The September 1st and 15th 'Going Hammer & Tongs' classes are once again, almost booked out - so HURRY!! Why not join us in beautiful Wildes Meadow in the Southern Highlands of NSW and experience how the past was indeed forged? In our next series of classes we will be exploring how you make tools … Continue reading Once again the September Blacksmith classes have been very popular – only a few places left…