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R.C. Blacksmith completed a foundation course at Hereford College. He then went to work for Valley Forge where he worked with a number of skilled blacksmiths and fabricators to create bespoke ironwork that can be seen in many locations in and around central London. After working there for a number of years Russell took a break from the metal industry. 

However, May 2016 saw Russell take over at Woodpeckers Forge where he now takes commissions of all aspects of metalwork as well as creating his own pieces to be shown in galleries and build up his portfolio of work. 

More information on previous commissions can be found at

If you wish to commission work from Russell Claridge please email him at [email protected]. Any further details that you wish to discuss by telephone on 

07766 387 446

Based in

Sulhamstead, Reading, Berkshire

Works in

Berkshire, Greater London, Hampshire, London, Newbury, Oxfordshire, Reading