“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 2018
12th April 2018………..FULL
3rd May 2018……….spaces available
1st June……….spaces available
29th June……….spaces available
9th August……….spaces available
10th August……….spaces available
1st November……….spaces available
2nd November……….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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