This class will be held on February 22-23, 2020 from 8AM-5PM.
This is a one day workshop where we will produce a hand forged “Blacksmith Knife”. The knife will be forged from 1084. You will learn the basics of forging, grinding and heat treating the steel.
All materials and tools will be provided. Please bring safety glasses and work gloves if you have them. Closed toed shoes are required.
The price of the class is $250. You can either pay the full amount at the time you sign up or put half down to hold your spot. The balance will be due upon arriving at the workshop. If we do not receive enough registrations with deposit 30 days prior to the date of the class, we reserve the right to cancel the class with a full refund. Cancellation with a 100% refund can be done up to 30 days prior to the class. Cancellation within 2-4 weeks before the class will receive a 50% refund. Cancellation less than 14 days prior to class is non-refundable. Funds may be rolled over to another class, please contact us.
About the Instructor
Clayton’s teaching style balances science and art to cut through the myths that make intimidating tasks seem simple and easy.
Clayton Cowart has been a bladesmith for ten years. He specializes in making ancient steel, heat treating, and tight tolerance knife making.
He has been teaching classes and workshops in Arizona since 2012 and teaching along the West Coast since 2017.