Learn the skills of the blacksmith and blade smith and make your own knife.
You will learn to:
- use the forge anvil and hammer,
- able to identify the temperature of steel by looking at the colours,
- learn the art of hardening and tempering, forging and drawing with the hammer. Blacksmith made knifes differ from commercial made knifes in that they are not ground with a grinder but shaped with the hammer.
The tutor Richard Eaton is a professional blacksmith making artistic and traditional ironwork as well as heritage work in Shropshire. He has a deep passion for making knifes.
BOOKNG AND PAYMENT OPTIONS: email FayHurford@smallwoods.org.uk or call Fay on 01952 432769
FURTHER INFORMATION: email firstname.lastname@example.org or call Richard on 07964 934556
Special offer for our members: 20% off all course fees! Please contact Richard or Fay on the details above to get your discount.