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1 Day class ~ Introduction to Bladesmithing
Viking Knife

This one day class is perfect for those wishing to try bladesmithing and learn the basics of forging carbon steel, grinding, sharpening and heat treatment.  This is a one to one tuition course, you will have my full attention for the day, with all blacksmithing questions answered, and instruction, help, and knowledge imparted. We will make an iron age style knife, this knife is forged from one piece of steel, and is surprisingly comfortable in the hand.

You are guaranteed to come away with one knife by the end of the day, regardless of your skill level or hand eye coordination, and if we finish early, we can make more!

The cost of this class is £185, and includes steel, fuel, cups of tea or coffee, things used like grinding discs, and my undivided attention.

1 Day Class ~ Introduction to Blacksmithing

This one day class is perfect for those wishing to try blacksmithing and learn the basic forging techniques.  This is a one to one tuition course, you will have my full attention for the day, with all blacksmithing questions answered, and instruction, help, and knowledge imparted. We will make a key hook rack, this is forged from mild steel, and covers forging techniques like drawing out, scrolling, punching and riveting, using chisels and hammer to sculpt steel etc.

You are guaranteed to come away with one key hook rack by the end of the day, regardless of your skill level or hand eye coordination, and if we finish early, we can make more!

The cost of this class is £185, and includes steel, fuel, cups of tea or coffee, and my undivided attention.

 

2 Day class ~ intermediate Bladesmithing

This two day class is perfect for those wishing to take their bladesmithing to the next level and learn advanced forging techniques, grinding, sharpening and heat treatment.  This is a one to one tuition course, you will have my full attention for the two days, with all blacksmithing questions answered, and instruction, help, and knowledge imparted. We will make a spring steel Meat Cleaver based on an antique pattern, this blade is forged from one piece of steel, and forging it is challenging. After completing this course you will know how to forge large sized blades.

You are guaranteed to come away with one hand forged meat cleaver by the end of the day, regardless of your skill level or hand eye coordination, and if we finish early, we can make more!

The cost of this class is £300, and includes steel, fuel, cups of tea or coffee, things used like grinding discs, and my undivided attention.

CLASS INFORMATION

Class location is Derbyshire, the midlands, United Kingdom. See our address on the “Contact us” page.

Safety equipment is provided for all classes

Non-flammable clothing and sturdy shoes/boots are required for all classes

Payment is in advance and via paypal or cheque

Accommodation and food are not included in the classes

Classes start at 10am, lunch hour is at 1pm until 2pm. Classes finish at 6pm.

A disclaimer signature is required prior to any tuition for insurance purposes.

All classes can be booked online by emailing me at  Mknaught_3@hotmail.com