Fire, Steel and Roses
Michael Merillo

  • Time: 1.30pm-5pm
  • Duration: 3.5 Hours
  • Day/s: Saturday
  • Course Fee: COURSE FULL!
  • Course Starts: 10/02/2018
  • Course Ends: 10/02/2018


Key Equipment: Forge, Oxy-acetylene torch, Hand Tools

Are you looking for a unique gift for that special someone this Valentines Day? Join us for a half-day session of metal flower making! Using the forge you will blacksmith a metal flower or two, and using the gas-torch shape the flower to suit their desired look.

All tools and PPE are provided, all you’ll need to bring is the romance!

Number of places: 3 per session

Prior experience required: None

Michael Merillo is the Building Manager at Edinburgh Sculpture Workshop. Michael trained at the National School of Blacksmithing and graduated with double distinction in Blacksmithing and Metalwork. He has been involved in arts projects around the country and is a member of both BABA (British Artist Blacksmiths Association) and WCB (Worshipful Company of Blacksmiths).