Knife Making Weekend
A basic level of previous knowledge is recommended (equivalent to the beginners and/or second stage courses).
On this course you will be learning how to forge both single piece and laminate knife blades using traditional methods (forge, hammer and anvil).
You will learn how to forge a pair of tongs and a variety of different types of blades. Further teaching and practice on materials, tempering and grinding will also be part of the course.
All materials included to make up to three Foraging Knives.
All meals are included in the price, as well as teas, coffees, etc.
There is free camping in the orchard next to the workshop (with limited facilities) or a list of local B & B’s can be provided.
Next course dates
- Saturday and Sunday 13th/14th May 2017 - Full
- Saturday and Sunday 24th/25th June 2017 -
- Saturday and Sunday 15th/16th July 2017 - one space
Alex's own forge in Over Stratton on the Dorset/Somerset border. Postcode TA13 5LB
Tel. 07947 184016
Please contact us to request a
place on a course, or register your interest.