Blacksmith Experience Day - 14th July 2023

Availability: In stock
Price: £225.00 225.00
quantity pcs.

product unavailable

add to wish list
Pin It

Description

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 blacksmith knife. This is a one piece knife with a forged handle.
 
Starting with fire control and hand hammer work, you will learn carbon steel forging, heat treating and sharpening of the blade to end up with a finished knife in one day!
 
No prior experience is needed and the class will guide you through:
  • Forge safety
  • Using a gas forge
  • Forging the blade to shape
  • Forging the knife handle form
  • Shaping the handle by scrolling
  • Heat treating, normalising hardening and tempering
  • Blade finishing, sharpening, and edge testing
 
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 what is happening during the course. 

 

 
Location: Leeds

The course day runs from 9am - 5pm.

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, fleeces or synthetic flammable materials (cotton and wool are perfect).

 
Electronic gift certificates available on request.
 

Product reviews (0)

up
Shop is in view mode
View full version of the site
Sklep internetowy Shoper.pl