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Wrought Iron Arts

Open Now: 9:30 am - 4:00 pm
Open today: 9:30 am - 4:00 pm
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A Perfect Date!

Robert was very personable and is a knowledgeable teacher that is passionate about the art of... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Christina S
Simply an Awesome Experience

What a fantastic step out of your normal life to be able to create something out of a piece of... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
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Wrought Iron Arts is a metal art school in Historic Downtown Largo Florida. The studio's mission is to create awareness on the lost Art of Blacksmithing by offering blacksmith and welding classes to students wanting to learn this wonderful art form...more
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707 1st Ave SW, Largo, FL 33770-3438
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Reviewed 1 week ago

Robert was very personable and is a knowledgeable teacher that is passionate about the art of blacksmithing. My husband and I have been on a lot of dates but this was, by far, the best one yet! We were able to pick out our own...More

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank Christina S
RobertB11597, Owner at Wrought Iron Arts, responded to this reviewResponded 6 days ago

Thank you Christina! I'm glad I could help you and your husband have a wonderful date of blacksmithing!

Reviewed 1 week ago

What a fantastic step out of your normal life to be able to create something out of a piece of steel. An excellent way to spend the day and walk away with a great sense of accomplishment. We choose to create knives as our project...More

Date of experience: December 2018
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RobertB11597, Owner at Wrought Iron Arts, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Thank you Vaughn! It was a pleasure teaching all of you!

Reviewed 5 November 2018

We purchased a class for my son's birthday (and dad too since my son is under18) What an amazing experience! They both had such a great time. Robert was very easy to work with to set up the class and even sent a gift certificate...More

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank Donna W
RobertB11597, Owner at Wrought Iron Arts, responded to this reviewResponded 6 November 2018

Thank you very much! It was a pleasure teaching your son!

Reviewed 30 October 2018

I highly recommend Wrought Iron Arts to everyone whether you're interested in Blacksmithing or not. The classroom instruction was amazing. You're taught everything starting with the history of Blacksmithing all the way through the hands on process of forging anything you want through fire (Seriously,...More

Date of experience: October 2018
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RobertB11597, Owner at Wrought Iron Arts, responded to this reviewResponded 31 October 2018

Thank you Rajiv!

Reviewed 13 August 2018 via mobile

My friends and I took the beginning blacksmith class and we had a great time! Robert was very patient, answering all of our questions.. and making sure we were comfortable with each new skill we learned. He taught us about the history of blacksmithing as...More

Date of experience: July 2018
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Robert B, Owner at Wrought Iron Arts, responded to this reviewResponded 14 August 2018

Thank you April! I'm looking forward to having you and your friends back in one (or all!) of our other wonderful classes to learn welding, plasma cutting and even more advanced blacksmithing!

Reviewed 12 August 2018

Had a one on one blacksmithing course with Robert and it was absolutely wonderful. We went through many historical facts about the art and many good jokes in the process. The blade forging was a phenomenal experience and will certainly be a new hobby. Robert...More

Date of experience: August 2018
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Robert B, Owner at Wrought Iron Arts, responded to this reviewResponded 12 August 2018

Thank you Chad! Let me know if you need any help getting started with your new hobby of blacksmithing!

Reviewed 26 July 2018 via mobile

We had an incredible introduction into knife forging. The personalized setting paired with Robert’s teaching skills made for an awesome day. I was so comfortable learning how to use tools I never thought I’d have my hands on because Robert was so patient and helpful....More

Date of experience: July 2018
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Robert B, Owner at Wrought Iron Arts, responded to this reviewResponded 26 July 2018

Thank you Brittney! I'm so glad you and Al had a great time and I look forward to teaching you again!

Reviewed 23 July 2018

I had a need for a piece of wrought iron for a 100-year-old door and saw Wrought Iron Arts website online. Rob was able and willing to work from my sketchy details and created a beautiful piece that worked perfectly. Fast forward nearly a year...More

Date of experience: April 2018
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Robert B, Owner at Wrought Iron Arts, responded to this reviewResponded 24 July 2018

Thank You Ted! I'm glad I could be of service and I look forward to the next project you bring me!

Reviewed 19 May 2018

My experience at Wrought Iron Arts is one that I will never forget. As I walked through the entrance and saw Rob’s metal arts being displayed in his garden, I instantly felt how magical this place is. Then, I met Rob. I can honestly say,...More

Date of experience: May 2018
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Robert B, Owner at Wrought Iron Arts, responded to this reviewResponded 19 May 2018

If I could write down exactly what I want to achieve while teaching people I think Will hit the nail right on the head! You both are classic reasons why I teach these classes and thank you for allowing me to share in your birthday...More

Reviewed 14 May 2018

Rob is an absolutely incredible artist and patient teacher. From the introduction to blacksmithing, to designing the projects, to teaching how to work with the materials to create what we kinda envisioned (projects have a way of designing their own outcome), to rolling right along...More

Date of experience: May 2018
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Robert B, Owner at Wrought Iron Arts, responded to this reviewResponded 14 May 2018

Thank you Cassie! I'm glad I could help make Britt's birthday celebration a memorable one for all of you!

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