Welcome to the BushFire Forge ‘Forge – In 2018’
May 18th,19th & 20th to be held at :
BushFire Forge on the Kent /London Border UK
3 Days of demonstrations, lectures and forging etc.
Demonstrations and Lectures by: (more information soon)
Jeff Helmes – Canada
Paul Macdonald – Scotland
Grace Horne – Sheffield, England
Demonstration – Seamless leather box and sheath making. Talk – “Combining scissors and knives and their different technical issues demands.” Grace will also be set up as a ‘scissor maker in residence’
Alec Steele – England
Dave Roper – England
Talk/Demo – Decoration of Anglo Saxon pommels and hilt fittings – Pressblec foil production, beaded wire production and other small scale Anglo saxon art and craft used. Decoration of Anglo Saxon pommels and hilt fittings
James Elmslie – Scotland
Talk “Falchion, Messer and Tasak, the Single-edged arms of medieval and renaissance Europe”
Blenheim Forge – England
Owen Bush – England
There will also be a chance to have a go at forging using the school facilities.
These are friendly international events are a great way to meet some of the worlds best Bladesmiths and tap into a wealth of information that you would be hard pushed to find elsewhere on the planet !
Forge-In Price : £150
(this includes attendance to the 3 day forge-in. Accommodation and your daily food is not included but there is a limited amount of crash space. For details about accommodation please contact us on the email below.)
For more info please