**NOTE: THIS IS A 2-DAY, 2-PART CLASS. PART 1 ON SATURDAY, APRIL 13TH, NOON-4PM. PART 2 ON SUNDAY, APRIL 14TH, NOON UNTIL YOUR KNIFE IS COMPLETE.**
PART 1 (Saturday): We will be forging rail road spikes into knives. In this first class we will hammer out a knife blank from a spike and begin the stock removal process. Basic hammering techniques and good forging practices will be covered as well as blacksmithing terms and equipment operation.
PART 2 (Sunday): We will be doing stock reduction with grinders and sanders to create a finished knife and heat treating the knives before final sanding.
Be sure to wear closed toe shoes and long pants.
For ages: 18 and older
Price: $130/person (price includes both days & all materials)