Iron

Arne Focke

Member of EXARC since
E-mail address
fam.focke [at] gmx.de
Country
Germany

I started working in the experimental field while still in university. Mostly I do reconstructions of iron objects and medieval shoes. These days I run the museums forge of the archaeological open-air museum "Bajuwarenhof Kirchheim", where I also present other crafts to the public.

Fergus Pardis Milton

Member of EXARC since
E-mail address
fergus [at] fingerbuster.com
Country
United Kingdom
Crafts & Skills

Involved in experimental archaeology for the past 12 years, specialising in investigating and demonstrating prehistoric metallurgy of the Bronze and Iron Age. I regularly give public demonstrations and teach courses in smelting (copper, tin, iron, lead) and casting (copper, bronze).

Dave Budd MA

Member of EXARC since
E-mail address
buddknives [at] yahoo.co.uk
Country
United Kingdom
Crafts & Skills

I gained my MA in Experimental Archaeology from the University of Exeter in 2003. Since then I have worked as a blacksmith (specifically a tool maker), specialising in archaeologically accurate reproductions.