Introduction to Knife Making

Learn the basics of knife making

Cost:

$199.00 per person

Duration:

7h 30min

About this experience

In the Introduction to knife making class we will focus on the fundamentals of what makes a great knife. From steel type and heat treat to shaping and finishing techniques, we will set the student up with the basic knowledge base and hands on learning experience to get started in bladesmithing. This is a stock removal class , a heat treated blade blank is provided. Students will grind and finish their blade before attaching a handle. This one day, seven hour class will consist of classroom as well as shop time and the attendee will make a knife. Lunch and all supplies needed are provided. If a gift card is needed, just select that option at checkout.

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Brent Stubblefield is the owner of Join or Die Knives. He has been bladesmithing since 2012 and teaching knifemaking in Richmond since 2017.