Mechanical joinery

15 Y/O +


This workshop is suitable for all former Waterside students (12+) who have completed Module 2 - Beginners.
  • Oct/Nov Intensive 2022 - spots available

This 2-day course is suitable for all former students of Waterside, who have completed Module 2 and subsequently undertaken a reasonable amount of forging.

Students will create a hand forged vintage style industrial stool whilst exploring the vocabulary of joinery design to achieve professional looking outcomes. They will gain an understanding of the importance of layout and design as well as developing their own tooling in order to join elements. The project will involve using wedge joins, pass throughs, hot riveting and the potential for further explorations.

Pete Mattila, will be teaching with the assistance of the Waterside crew.

Minimum age for students is 15.

Price $1200 / $1080 (full-time student under 24)

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I completed the fantastic entry level blacksmith course. Highly recommended to anyone who has any interest in blacksmithing. Excellent trainers.