This day course will introduce you to the basics of blacksmithing and hand forge work with Jacek Robótka of Jorgen Craft. This is a 1 day class concentrating on the particular techniques of forging a blacksmith knife.
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.
The course is open to all aged 18+ who can swing a hammer…, 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 Blacksmith and perfect birthday or anniversary gift for someone interested in crafts.
Knife sheathes will be available for you to purchase for your knife at the end of the class.
The course day runs from 09:00 to 17:00.
All tools, safety equipment & materials provided and plenty of Tea & Coffee, but please ensure that you have non-flammable clothing and sturdy shoes (preferably leather). No shell suits or fleeces please !
Lunch not included so please bring your own.
Please read the terms & conditions before booking a course. (link)