Two Smiths offers a series of project-based courses in a variety of metals, ranging in duration from shorter foundational courses to intensive workshops. Students work with raw materials and hand tools to develop specialist metalworking skills and techniques as well the ability to discuss the design of everyday objects.
RAW MATERIALS + HAND TOOLS + DESIGN THINKING
Beginner to professional level courses for shaping hot steel with a hammer, anvil, and fire.
Learn how to work with the unique properties of copper, creating objects with beautiful surface texture and colour.
Learn how to create a mold and pour hot bronze to create 3 dimensional solid objects of your own creation.
A variety of design and drawing courses that provide an atmosphere for students to question and develop ideas in order to take their projects to the next level.
How does a warm material like wood interact with the coldness of metal? Can metal be shaped to feel soft and gentle to the eye?
These courses explore the visual language of objects and their materials.
Unique, hard-to-find courses for makers from all mediums, such as Metal for the Woodworker and Plane Making. Check often for upcoming speciality courses!