Steven Ellis Cooper Blacksmith of Worcestershire
Associate Worshipful Company Of Blacksmiths.
Diploma Worshipful Company of Farriers
Steven Ellis Cooper has over 30 years of experience as a time served blacksmith. Using traditional craftsmanship we are able to manufacture all types of ornamental and traditional ironwork, gates and railings as well as very specialist one-offs for private clients, builders, architects and local authorities across the country.find out more
The services we can provide
Architectural & Gardens
We can design and supply varying types of Ironwork to suit your budget from a basic everyday rose arch to a grand entrance walk way to your house.
We have built a reputation for being able to do the impossible once supplying a glazed dome to the roof of a georgian house in Cheltenham.find out more
Historic Ironwork Restoration
We pride ourselves in being able to restore historic ironwork to a high standard and to the needs of the customer, we like to ensure that no authenticity is lost when the product is being restored. We can do anything from small restorations to large, and will work hard to be able to provide the service needed. The biggest restoration project to have been undertaken was the Wood Norton gates, this big restoration took time and care to ensure its historic value wasn’t lost.
The restoration process usually involves repairing assents that have broken or decayed over time. and tidying the piece of ironwork up, this may include to galvanise , paint and do any other specialist work towards restoration such as gold leaf.
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Training & Clinics
I also offer a one on one training day for Blacksmiths or Farriery Students who need help in pre exam practice or just to learn new methods.
We intend to also offer training in pre Farrier exams and basic tool maintenance and for the more experienced a Tool making day where you can make anything from a centre punch to a hammer of your choice.find out more
Gates & Railings
We have an excellent reputation for the design construction of any type of gate or railing using traditaional or Modern techniques in which to achieve the end Goal a product that is fit for purpose and pleasing to the eye.
Making very ornate railings comply to the necessary Building regulations.find out more
Sculptural iron work
We have a reputation with private clients and Local authorties where we design manufacture using modern techniques beautiful and stunning pieces of public art and items to adorn the most tiniest of garden that give feel and interpretation to blend into there surroundingsfind out more
Specialist Metal Work
Over the past 25 years I have always took time to experiment sometimes working with the most unstable of materials ie Brass, Aluminium, Copper and stainless to mix and match material types to get the desired effect.
Its when I do these sessions that I come up with new designs methods and inspiration to make a large piece or the very tiniestfind out more