This day course will introduce you to the basics of blacksmithing and hand forge work with Jacek Robótka of Jorgen Craft. This is one day class concentrating on the particular techniques of forging a kitchen knife.
Starting with fire control and hand hammer work, you will learn carbon steel forging, heat treating, sharpening of the blade and handle fitting to end up with a finished knife in one day!
No prior experience is needed, and the class will guide you through.
The course is open to all aged 18+ who can swing a hammer...(or younger accompanied by a parent), please get in touch with any specific requirements.
At the end of the day you will go home with a fully finished and sharp knife that you have made yourself.
This is a perfect introduction to the craft of the Bladesmith.
Knife sheathes will be available for you to purchase for your knife at the end of the class.
Short video presenting final product of the course
Electronic gift certificates available on request.