In the well-equipped course forge, with direct connection to Gränsfors Bruks axe factory, a lot of people have over the years gained their first insight into the fascinating world of blacksmithing. The forging courses are led by NorrHälsinge Järnsmides Gille with experienced blacksmiths Fredrik Thelin, Sam Ritter and Hannes Thelin.
Courses are available in different degrees of difficulty and vary in number of days. The maximum number of courses is 8 people.
Tailor-made courses can be arranged. Teaching is normally in Swedish and English. The minimum age is 16 years.
Accommodation in your own room, as well as food, breakfast, lunch and dinner are included in all courses at Gränsfors Bruk.
You are insured during the course. The forging courses include the book Nya Järnssmide by KG Norén & Lars Enander.
Bring soft clothes and your own equipment if desired. Gloves, gloves, hearing protection, glasses and an apron are provided at the forging courses.
Feel free to look through our pictures from previous courses