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Integral knife Workshop – January 26th, 2019 – Complete
There is no prerequisite for this class
This class will be taught in English and French
Discover, in one day, the fascinating universe of the forge while making your own integral knife. This knife is a classic of the forge: distinguishable by its minimalist design, its blade and wrapped handle are forged from only one piece of metal.
- Explore the basic techniques of blacksmithing and traditional bladesmithing;
- Discover the world of blacksmithing;
- Practise an artisanal activity with a team.
Price : 350$ + tax per person
Duration : 1 day, 9:00 am to 5:00 pm
Group training, 10 people
It will be a pleasure to welcome you and pass on our knowledge!
Reimbursement policy :
Please note that we will reimburse the integral costs of a workshop if you decide to cancel your presence more than 3 weeks in advance ; in other words, more than 21 days before the beginning of the class.
We will only reimburse 50% of the costs of a workshop if you decide to cancel your presence between 3 weeks (inclusively) and 1 week (exclusively) ; in other words, between 21 days and 8 days before the beginning of the class.
We will not reimburse a workshop if you cancel your presence a week or less before the workshop ; in other words, if you cancel your presence 7 days or less before the beginning of the class.
If for a medical reason, you can’t come to the workshop you registered for, we will invite you to a future workshop without any additional cost, upon presentation of a doctor’s note. No refund will be made.
For more information about our policies and services, please call us on Mondays and Tuesdays from 10:00 am to 5:00 pm at 438-386-9182, or send us an email anytime at firstname.lastname@example.org
Become a member
Become a member and be able to rent an equipped work space in our shop (fire, anvil, hammers, tongs) for $5 an hour (additional fee for charcoal of $40 + tax for a 50 lb. bag), in order to progress independently in your practice. Annual membership fee: $400 + tax. Cost to rent a space in the workshop for non-members: $15 an hour.
It is essential for your own safety and for the safety of others to have followed the introductory workshop at the forge to be able to rent work space, whether a member or non-member.
You will be provided with all the tools and safety equipment required to attend the class. Please wear steel-toe footwear and cotton clothing. Do not wear synthetic materials as they tend to melt to the skin when blacksmithing.
Bring your lunch to class as there are not many restaurant options near the shop and we try to keep lunch breaks to one hour or less to ensure time is maximized at the forge. Also bring a water bottle that can refilled at the shop as necessary because you will definitely need to drink lots of water.