|01||The Making Of The Tongs||20060108||20060909|
Artist and blacksmith David Petersen explores the history behind this skilled craft.
The early history of iron working, from weapons made from meteorites to the skills of the Celtic blacksmiths.
|02||Weapons For War||20060115||20060916|
From the soft metal lances used by Roman soldiers to the hardness of a Samurai sword, artist/blacksmith, David Petersen, explores one of the blacksmith's main roles in early history the making of weapons.
|03||Language, Spells And Healing||20060122||20060923|
How the blacksmith has not only influenced the English language, but has also been seen throughout history as the worker of magic.
|04||Not Just Any Metal Gates||20060129||20060930|
From the tomb of Eleanor of Aquitaine to the great gates at Hampton Court, artist/blacksmith David Petersen explores the emergence of blacksmiths who specialise in decorative ironwork.
|05 LAST||The Blacksmith And The Torch - The Emergence Of The Artist Blacksmith||20060205||20061007|
From Picasso to the artist/blacksmiths working in Britain today, artist/blacksmith David Petersen explores the emergence of the blacksmith as an artist in his own right.