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  2019

7th May……….spaces available

8th May……….spaces available

9th May……….spaces available

13th June……….spaces available

18th June……….spaces available

9th July……….spaces available

10th July ……….spaces available

8th August……….spaces available

23rd August……….spaces available

12th September……….spaces available

13th September……….spaces available

10th October……….spaces available

11th October……….spaces available

1st November……….spaces available

15th November……….spaces available

6th December……….spaces available

13th December……….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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