Welcome to The Forge

Will Maguire is a one of very few contemporary blacksmiths in Australia. Working with hot steel, forging and manipulating it, striving to create forms that are beautiful, genuine and new.

He brings blacksmithing into the 21st Century, with a combination of striking contemporary design whilst keeping the integrity of the craft intact with his use of traditional skills learnt from masters overseas.

Will’s work has ¬†an individual depth, texture and feeling embedded in it creating iron with personality.

 

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Sculptural bike rack for Kingston – ACT

August 8, 2016

Kingston bike rack unveiling 15 july 2016 (3)

A collaboration with brother and sister Grace and Will Maguire was completed on Friday the 15 July with the unveiling of their sculptural bike rack by Transport Minister Meegan Fitzharris on Kingston foreshore in Canberra. The design of the bespoke rack was completed by Grace while the making was done by Will using hot forging […]

Sculpture for Tarcutta

unveiling 2016 (4)

On the 19th of July 2016 the recently complete public sculpture for Tarcutta depicting three children joyfully doing the air horn arm pull, was unveiled by the Mayor of Wagga Rod Kendall and a class full of eager air horn arm pulling local school kids.

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