Making Helmets

This is an entry-level course which introduces the student to the rudiments of plate armour techniques through the construction of a dark age style spangenhelm.

Pattern development, cutting of sheet steel, dishing, fitting, riveting, polishing, gun bluing are among the many techniques covered in this course.

Students leave with a finished helmet customized to their personal design. They are then prepared to explore other aspects of plate armour construction.

There are no upcoming courses at this time, please email us at to request this course be made available.