Buy a Gift Voucher

Bladesmithing: knife, sword, dagger & axe making courses

41 bladesmithing: knife, sword, dagger & axe making workshops found

Back to Blacksmithing & metal courses
You may also be interested in: Bushcraft & forest school | Father's Day | Heritage crafts
Bladesmithing courses and workshops all across the UK. Learn the art of forging metal blades to make your own bushcraft, kitchen or chef's knife, or make an axe, sword or dagger! Learn how to temper, heat treat and sharpen the blades with experienced knife-makers and blade smiths in the forge.
Knife Making and Bladesmith classes
Platinum AWARD
(27)
Knife Making and Bladesmith classes
Berkshire
£175
The one day knife making course is designed for beginners that have no or little experience in metalwork or blacksmithing. The course starts with a quick safety talk and a cup of coffee. Once we are all settled in the first task is to make a fire poker which will give everyone some hammering skills and a feel of how the material will react once its heated. The knife we make is a Viking one piece knife which is great piece for a beginner to work on as it have...
Beginners 2 full days knife making courses
Silver AWARD
(9)
Beginners 2 full days knife making courses
North Yorkshire - Next course on 16th September 2019
£400
This course runs Monday to Friday from 9am until 5pm. This course can be run as a one to one or for a small group of three people. On this course you will spend two days forging a knife and will be working with 1075 steel. On the first day between 10 am and 2pm approx you will be forging the knife. After lunch (one hour), you will start shaping the knife on the grinder. Whether it be a full tang or hidden tang that you forge, you will draw...
Blacksmithing course - make your own hammer
Silver AWARD
Blacksmithing course - make your own hammer
North Yorkshire - Next course on 1st October 2019
£400
This can be a one-to-one course, or two people maximum course and runs Monday to Friday from 9am until 5pm. On this course you will make a two and a half pound blacksmith's rounding hammer, and a cross pein hammer. The hammer is the Smith's number one tool, used in almost every aspect of the craft. This two day course will cover hammer making techniques as you make two hammer heads and learn to handle them: Selecting steel stock Marking the eye Punching and drifting the eye Shaping the hammer...
Blacksmithing, bladesmithing and metal craft
Platinum AWARD
(161)
Blacksmithing, bladesmithing and metal craft
Norfolk
£150
Join our friendly Blacksmithing Team for a full day's tuition in basic forging! Award winning, master blacksmith, Nigel Barnett will guide you through the basic skills of forging. You will have a go at making your own items to take home. The course is very hands-on and attendees will learn the skills required to create a variety of traditional ironmongery. Working at your own speed, tuition is on demonstration followed by one to one guidance basis. You can expect to do 6-7 hours of forging in the day. Courses are...
Bladesmithing experience day - Wiltshire
Platinum AWARD
(49)
Bladesmithing experience day - Wiltshire
Wiltshire - Next course on 6th October 2019
£155
Can you handle the heat?! Want to experience what it takes to make your own knife? Under the tutelage of Graham Clarke you will learn to make a fully useable carbon steel knife. During your day you will: * Shape your knife using a gas forge, hammer, anvil. * Normalise your blade in the gas forge * Grind your blade to it's near finished shape * Heat-treat your blade (without the fiery theatricals as seen on television) * Finish grind and sharpen your blade. Graham is a qualified Metallurgist and...
'Have a Bash' at blacksmithing course in Onibury, Shropshire
Gold AWARD
(30)
'Have a Bash' at blacksmithing course in Onibury, Shropshire
Shropshire
£130
Come and ‘Have a Bash’ at Blacksmithing on a one-day introduction course! The process of heating and forging hot metal is fun, fascinating and should be enjoyed by everyone (albeit pretty hard work!!) Jake Hedge is a fully accredited Blacksmith from the National School of Blacksmithing who now runs his own Forge at a Sawmill in Onibury, set in the beautiful Shropshire hills near Ludlow. “Thanks to Jake’s patient and calm teaching” you’ll have no problem getting to grips with the fire and will be swinging a hammer with intent...
Basic blacksmithing or Knife making at Bearded pig Forge
Gold AWARD
(27)
Basic blacksmithing or Knife making at Bearded pig Forge
Kent
£125
A basic blacksmithing or knife making course is a great way to learn about the beautiful craft of blacksmithing. This course focuses on making something for you to take home with you whether that be a practical knife or something more decorative for your home or garden. The course is based in Quex park in Birchington in a large and spacious workshop, during the course you will learn how to use a traditional coke forge as well as using more modern tools such as belt grinders. The course runs from...
Para cord handle rustic knife course
Platinum AWARD
(29)
Para cord handle rustic knife course
West Yorkshire
£125
In this knife making course you will make a rustic style knife over four hours out of 1045 carbon steel. I will take you through the forging process step by step (you will be doing all of the hammer work so have your weetabix). You will learn how the heat treatment is done, from the normalisation to tempering and how to shape your knife with a grinder, then finish it with a para cord rap handle. I will also answer any questions you may have. There is a £40 non...
Bladesmithing experience day
Gold AWARD
(14)
Bladesmithing experience day
Hampshire - Next course on 4th October 2019
£180
Classes are held in my workshop in Southampton. Starting time is 9am until 5pm (approx). Maximum of 2 students per course. After initial safety talk/workshop induction we will discuss the blade options that you can make, I offer several choices. The work will involve, heating blade in gas forge, hammering at the anvil to basic shape/profile, normalise blade, grinding blade to shape, drilling holes (depending on style chosen). Heat treating blade and final grinding and sharpening. Handle options are dependant on the style of blade you chose to make. The...
Blacksmithing course with Longdog Smithy
Gold AWARD
(12)
Blacksmithing course with Longdog Smithy
Devon
£150
A one day blacksmithing course for up to 2 people at our workshop in the charming Blackdown hills, Devon. Suitable for the complete beginner, to those wanting to hone a particular skill. We can tailor the course to suit your goals.

Showing {{ coursesLoaded }} of {{ coursesTotal }} courses

Loading