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Full day knife making courses

Full day knife making courses

Duration: Up to 8 hours

Price: £225

Run by: Andy Smith
at Highfield forge

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26 Highfield Road
West Yorkshire

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About the Course

Your chance to make your own hand forged knife. You will start with a piece of 1055 carbon steel and using anvil, hammer and a coal or gas forge, shape your knife. This is a completely forged knife, it is open to beginners but you will need stamina and patience. I will take you through the heat treatment step by step and how to use the belt grinders to shape and sharpen your blade before we finish it with a nice wood handle.
The course is on going so just ask about the date you have in mind.

If booking with a CraftCourses voucher for part or all of the course fee, please fill in the contact form above or telephone us. Your voucher code must be provided at the point of booking.

What's included in the price?

Everything you need to make your knife is included in to course price.
All PPE is provided and sturdy foot wear is recomended.

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I attended the full day knife making course last weekend and it was a great experience.
Something everyone should have a go at and both Andy & Dave are great teachers to go over the process start to finish.

Highly recommended

- - #17971

I spent the day with Andy at Highfield forge and had an amazing time, Andy is very friendly and great communication, I recommend to anyone to give this a go. I've tinkered with making a knife before but have now learnt invaluable experience and tips , thank you so much Andy had a fantastic day, hope to book again soon.

- - #12602

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Course dates are flexible; please get in touch for the next available date.

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