1 Day Taster – Bladesmithing

1 Day Bladesmithing class

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

“FORGING A BLACKSMITH’S KNIFE”

On this 1 day class we will forge a Blacksmith’s knife Commonly known as the  Viking Blacksmith’s knife, this knife is is also known as a Viking Knife, Blacksmith’s Knife and also a Viking Lady’s knife. I have based the design of these blades upon some iron age bog find knives from Denmark, having altered the shape a little from the original to make them more ergonomic and feel good in the hand.

This is a one piece knife with a forged handle. We will go through the basic forging,  heat treating and sharpening of the blade to end up with a finished knife in one day !

This is a perfect introduction to the craft of the Bladesmith. Safety equipment is provided for all the classes but please ensure that you have non-flamable clothing and sturdy shoes (preferably leather). No shell suits or fleeces!

This class will be from 9am – 5pm/6pm.

 

DATES FOR  2017

 

22nd September 2017……….FULL

13th October   2017……….FULL

3rd November  2017……….2 spaces available

NEW DATE : 30th November  2017……….spaces available

1st December 2017……….spaces available

5th January 2018……….spaces available

12th January 2018……….spaces available

2nd February 2018……….spaces available

16th February 2018……….spaces available

 

Cost of this class is £195

To secure a place on this course please send full amount of £195 via PayPal or Bank transfer. Please read the terms & conditions before Booking a course

This course makes a great gift !

 

I normally schedule my classes 6 months ahead so if you are interested in this class later on in the year please enquire as I most probably have future dates that are not yet on the website.

 

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