3 Day Axe Making Class

The axe, along with the knife, is one of man’s most basic tools.


This 3 day class will take you through the process of making two hand axes, one made by the forge welded “bow tie” method of construction where a steel edge is forge welded into a softer iron body and then folded around on itself to form an eye. We will also make a punched and drifted axe from carbon steel.


Axe making


At the end of the class you will go away with 2 axes with ash/hickory handles.



DATES  2020



6th – 8th July 2020….spaces available

14th – 16th December 2020….spaces available


The course runs 9am to 5pm.


Safety equipment is provided  for all the classes but please ensure that you have non-flammable, natural material clothing and sturdy shoes (preferably leather). No shell suits or fleeces!

Course price: £530


To secure a place on this course, please send a 50% deposit of £265.

Payment via Paypal or bank transfer .

Please read the terms & conditions before Booking a course.


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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