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Neo-Aboriginal Skills: Bladesmithing - Introduction to Forged Blades

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    Details given after registration, Santa Fe Springs, CA (map)

    33.947235 -118.085342

  • Additional details, including directions and what to bring, will be provided after sign up below.
  • This is our introductory class to Primitive Bladesmithing where students learn the foundation of hand forging blades by making a simple but traditional carving knife.  No experience is necessary. 

    In this full day blacksmithing class, students will:

    • Practice using a primitive, charcoal pit forge and blacksmithing tools

    • Learn the basics of forging a wood carving knife with an integral handle

    • Practice traditional stock removal techniques with files and simple abrasives

    • Harden and temper simple, high carbon steel for durability and edge retention

    • Sharpen and hone an efficient cutting edge without the use of jigs or angle guides

    • Take home a completed knife ready to work 


    Class Date: Sunday, December 11th, (10:00am – 4:00pm) ,2016

    Location: Santa Fe Springs, Ca 
    Early Bird Registration (ends December 4th): …………….… $80 
    Standard Registration: ………………………………………………… $95 
    Shop & Materials Fee: ………………………………………………….. $20 

    Sign Up and more details at:

    http://EarthSkyPeople.org/bladesmithing-intro 

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  • Nhan-Esteb­an K.
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    I am Co-Founder at EarthSky People, Primitive Wilderness Skills instructor, Bladesmith, Martial... more

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