Come see some of Australia's finest blacksmiths get creative with red hot metal. Be nice and they might hand you a demo piece!
International Jake James
supported by a trio of locals
All the way from Canada, Jake James is coming to Australia, teaming up with Ben Beams, Pete Matilla and Will Maguire to produce an amazing free standing sculpture during the festival.
Give it a go
Come along, don a leather apron and experience the exhilaration that comes from traditional forging using coke fires, german anvils and hammers ($25/30min session), available both days.
12 year up
Kids forging, 12 years and older, come up on the day and give it a whack. No experience necessary. Let your child enjoy the mix between art and work.
hand forged metal
art for sale
Hand forged is the new black. Come to the festival and pickup something unique and wonderful for your regular (or occasional) squeeze.