A BIG ARTISAN THANK YOU!

Blacksmithing Wildes Meadow - Bowral - Southern Highlands of NSW It's been a huge artisan year for us 1910 and the world, as we are at last changing from a built in obsolescence, let's throw that out of the car window attitude to a more sustainable society. However, we have a long way to go … Continue reading A BIG ARTISAN THANK YOU!

Our Blacksmith Courses for January 2019 are filling fast…so get your Christmas gift certificates now before it’s too late…

BOWRAL BLACKSMITH CLASSES 2019 is here already at 1910, as interest in the old crafts continues to gain real momentum... There are only two Beginner Blacksmith course dates currently available for January 2019 at the 1910 Ironworks and there are now only a few places left. These Blacksmith courses fill fast because I keep the … Continue reading Our Blacksmith Courses for January 2019 are filling fast…so get your Christmas gift certificates now before it’s too late…

There’s still time to order that Unique Locally Made Artisan Gift for Christmas!

BLACKSMITH BOWRAL AREA - https://1910bc.com/1910-shop/ 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 … Continue reading There’s still time to order that Unique Locally Made Artisan Gift for Christmas!

The last Blacksmith Classes for 2018 – Booked out.

It's been nearly 12 months since the 1910 Ironworks started beginner Blacksmith classes in the Southern Highlands and what a year - thank you so much for your support and friendship and hopefully we'll see you again in 2019. BOOKED OUT for 2018 re the ‘Going Hammer & Tongs’ series of classes. December 1st and … Continue reading The last Blacksmith Classes for 2018 – Booked out.

6 COST EFFECTIVE ARTISAN GIFT SUGGESTIONS for the Festive Season…

Blacksmith Bowral Area 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 … Continue reading 6 COST EFFECTIVE ARTISAN GIFT SUGGESTIONS for the Festive Season…

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

Blacksmith Bowral Area 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 … 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.

Blacksmith Bowral Area 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 … 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…

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…