Learn to make one to two out of three of the basic blade styles from start to finish. You will go through the basics of forming, heat treating, tempering, grinding, and finishing a blade. You get to keep any blades that you make! There are a few hours of in classroom time so please be prepared to take notes if you would like.
Friday night is NOT mandatory but is a "Meet and Greet" from 5p - 7p. Class starts bright and early around 7am on Saturday and ends at roughly 7pm on Saturday. Sunday starts at roughly 8 or 9am and goes til about 4 or 5pm.
This class is for a minimum of 2 people. Maximum of 4 people. $350 Class cost. All materials, sack lunch for both Saturday and Sunday, and dinner Saturday night are included.
Safety gear IS REQUIRED. Limited safety gear is available here for purchase. If you need specific safety gear, please let us know! Safty gear that is required is Safty glasses and all natural fiber clothing (ie cotton, wool, leather, denim). Recomended are ear protection (ear muffs/plugs) and gloves.
There are several hotels located within a 15 minute drive from the class location.
WARNING!: If the class does NOT get a minimum of 2 people, it WILL be canceled. We will be happy to work with you to schedule another date, but we can not accept a class size smaller than 2 people.