“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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