St.Clements Day at Finch Foundry 21st November 2015

St. Clements Day, Finch Foundry,Blacksmith competition, Edenbridge and Oxted Show, Blacksmith, Hand forged, Ironwork, Forge, Wrought Ironwork, Hot Forged, Blacksmithing, 2015On 21st November 2015 St.Clements Day Celebrations are held at Finch Foundry, Sticklepath, Devon.

There’s lots of Blacksmith things going on including Demonstrations and Competitions.

This year there is the usual competition to make ‘a candlestick’ in 120 minutes (bring your tools and materials) and the Great Snail Race where you have to make a snail that is free standing out of 200m of 10mm rd bar in the shortest possible time.

For more details talk to Ben Shapcott 0n 01837840046 or Email on

A link to a PDF invite can be found here St.Clements Day at The Finch Foundry.


Ypres 2016 Poppy making video by Terrence Clark

Excellent video by Terrence Clark on how the ‪#‎ypres2016‬ ‪#‎Poppies‬ are forged. In the video Terry explains the procedure and wrinkles to make the iconic ‪#‎flower‬ ahead of next years ‪#‎Blacksmith‬ Event in ‪#‎Ypres‬, ‪#‎Belgium‬.

This is subject of the upcoming E&O Forge In on 24th October. Want to involved this October DM me or Email from the website for more details.
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