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Les Forges de Montreal

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227 Riverside
Montreal, QC H3C 2H9 Canada
https://www.lesforgesdemontreal.org

Canada’s premier institution dedicated to the preservation of the world’s greatest metal working traditions offers educational and event opportunities to the public as a not for profit organization.

227 Riverside Montreal Qc - 2008

August 2019


18th century public market – Musée Pointe-à-Callières

24 August à 8:00 am - 25 August à 5:00 pm
Les Forges de Montreal, 227 Riverside
Montreal, QC H3C 2H9 Canada
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Pointe-à-Callière's main event, the Public Market is a wonderful historical reenactment that will allow you to discover life in New France on Place Royale in Montréal. Join the musicians, artists and hundreds of characters who reproduce period scenes with the greatest authenticity. A military regiment and an indigenous camp are also at the centre of the festivities. You can also take the opportunity to discover local producers and make some purchases! Weekend schedule: Saturday, August 24: 10 a.m. to 7…

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Integral Knife Workshop – August 31st, 2019

31 August à 9:00 am - 5:00 pm
Les Forges de Montreal, 227 Riverside
Montreal, QC H3C 2H9 Canada
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$350 5 tickets left

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. OBJECTIVES 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…

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September 2019


Introduction to Traditional Blacksmithing – Sept. 7th-8th – COMPLETE

7 September à 9:00 am - 8 September à 5:00 pm
Les Forges de Montreal, 227 Riverside
Montreal, QC H3C 2H9 Canada
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$600 3 tickets left

Several times a month we offer the introduction to traditional blacksmithing workshops by professionals in the trade. Whether you are curious about working with metal or want to perfect a particular technique, our trainers will guide your hammer on the anvil OBJECTIVES To become familiar with a blacksmith’s shop and learn the work and safety rules; Learn to maintain a fire, to handle the tools, and to acquire the proper reflex movements; Experience the traditional forging techniques for iron and…

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Introduction to Traditional Knifemaking – Sept. 14th-15th, 2019 – COMPLETE

14 September à 9:00 am - 15 September à 5:00 pm
Les Forges de Montreal, 227 Riverside
Montreal, QC H3C 2H9 Canada
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$600 2 tickets left

Discover the traditional techniques of forging by creating your hardened steel knife with a handle on silk. Participants will have the choice of several blade models. Once the knife is finished, they will have the opportunity to order a custom case, made by a leather craftsman collaborator Forges de Montreal. Objectives Become familiar with a blacksmith shop and learn about the rules of work and safety; Learn how to maintain a forge fire, handle tools, and acquire good reflexes of…

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Introduction to Traditional Blacksmithing Workshop – September 21st-22nd, 2019

21 September à 9:00 am - 22 September à 5:00 pm
Les Forges de Montreal, 227 Riverside
Montreal, QC H3C 2H9 Canada
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$600 1 ticket left

Several times a month we offer the introduction to traditional blacksmithing workshops by professionals in the trade. Whether you are curious about working with metal or want to perfect a particular technique, our trainers will guide your hammer on the anvil OBJECTIVES To become familiar with a blacksmith’s shop and learn the work and safety rules; Learn to maintain a fire, to handle the tools, and to acquire the proper reflex movements; Experience the traditional forging techniques for iron and…

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October 2019


Integral Knife Workshop – October 12th, 2019

12 October à 9:00 am - 5:00 pm
Les Forges de Montreal, 227 Riverside
Montreal, QC H3C 2H9 Canada
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$350 8 tickets left

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. OBJECTIVES Explore the basic techniques of blacksmithing and traditional bladesmithing; Discover the world of blacksmithing; Practise an artisanal activity with a team.   PRACTICAL INFORMATION Price : 350$ + tax per person Duration : 1 day, 9:00 am to 5:00 pm…

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Introduction to Traditional Knifemaking – October 19th-20th, 2019

19 October à 9:00 am - 20 October à 5:00 pm
Les Forges de Montreal, 227 Riverside
Montreal, QC H3C 2H9 Canada
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$600 3 tickets left

Discover the traditional techniques of forging by creating your hardened steel knife with a handle on silk. Participants will have the choice of several blade models. Once the knife is finished, they will have the opportunity to order a custom case, made by a leather craftsman collaborator Forges de Montreal. Objectives Become familiar with a blacksmith shop and learn about the rules of work and safety; Learn how to maintain a forge fire, handle tools, and acquire good reflexes of…

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Introduction to Traditional Blacksmithing Workshop – October 26th-27th, 2019

26 October à 9:00 am - 27 October à 5:00 pm
Les Forges de Montreal, 227 Riverside
Montreal, QC H3C 2H9 Canada
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$600 4 tickets left

Several times a month we offer the introduction to traditional blacksmithing workshops by professionals in the trade. Whether you are curious about working with metal or want to perfect a particular technique, our trainers will guide your hammer on the anvil OBJECTIVES To become familiar with a blacksmith’s shop and learn the work and safety rules; Learn to maintain a fire, to handle the tools, and to acquire the proper reflex movements; Experience the traditional forging techniques for iron and…

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November 2019


Introduction to Traditional Knifemaking – November 2nd-3rd, 2019

2 November à 9:00 am - 3 November à 5:00 pm
Les Forges de Montreal, 227 Riverside
Montreal, QC H3C 2H9 Canada
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$600 5 tickets left

Discover the traditional techniques of forging by creating your hardened steel knife with a handle on silk. Participants will have the choice of several blade models. Once the knife is finished, they will have the opportunity to order a custom case, made by a leather craftsman collaborator Forges de Montreal. Objectives Become familiar with a blacksmith shop and learn about the rules of work and safety; Learn how to maintain a forge fire, handle tools, and acquire good reflexes of…

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Introduction to Traditional Blacksmithing Workshop – November 9th-10th, 2019

9 November à 9:00 am - 10 November à 5:00 pm
Les Forges de Montreal, 227 Riverside
Montreal, QC H3C 2H9 Canada
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$600 5 tickets left

Several times a month we offer the introduction to traditional blacksmithing workshops by professionals in the trade. Whether you are curious about working with metal or want to perfect a particular technique, our trainers will guide your hammer on the anvil OBJECTIVES To become familiar with a blacksmith’s shop and learn the work and safety rules; Learn to maintain a fire, to handle the tools, and to acquire the proper reflex movements; Experience the traditional forging techniques for iron and…

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Integral Knife Workshop – November 16th, 2019

16 November à 9:00 am - 5:00 pm
Les Forges de Montreal, 227 Riverside
Montreal, QC H3C 2H9 Canada
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$350 10 tickets left

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. OBJECTIVES Explore the basic techniques of blacksmithing and traditional bladesmithing; Discover the world of blacksmithing; Practise an artisanal activity with a team.   PRACTICAL INFORMATION Price : 350$ + tax per person Duration : 1 day, 9:00 am to 5:00 pm…

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Introduction to traditional knifemaking – November 23rd-24th, 2019

23 November à 9:00 am - 24 November à 5:00 pm
Les Forges de Montreal, 227 Riverside
Montreal, QC H3C 2H9 Canada
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$600 5 tickets left

Discover the traditional techniques of forging by creating your hardened steel knife with a handle on silk. Participants will have the choice of several blade models. Once the knife is finished, they will have the opportunity to order a custom case, made by a leather craftsman collaborator Forges de Montreal. Objectives Become familiar with a blacksmith shop and learn about the rules of work and safety; Learn how to maintain a forge fire, handle tools, and acquire good reflexes of…

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Introduction to Traditional Blacksmithing Workshop – November 30th-December 1st, 2019

30 November à 9:00 am - 1 December à 5:00 pm
Les Forges de Montreal, 227 Riverside
Montreal, QC H3C 2H9 Canada
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$600 5 tickets left

Several times a month we offer the introduction to traditional blacksmithing workshops by professionals in the trade. Whether you are curious about working with metal or want to perfect a particular technique, our trainers will guide your hammer on the anvil OBJECTIVES To become familiar with a blacksmith’s shop and learn the work and safety rules; Learn to maintain a fire, to handle the tools, and to acquire the proper reflex movements; Experience the traditional forging techniques for iron and…

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December 2019


Integral Knife Workshop – December 7th, 2019

7 December à 9:00 am - 5:00 pm
Les Forges de Montreal, 227 Riverside
Montreal, QC H3C 2H9 Canada
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$350 10 tickets left

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. OBJECTIVES Explore the basic techniques of blacksmithing and traditional bladesmithing; Discover the world of blacksmithing; Practise an artisanal activity with a team.   PRACTICAL INFORMATION Price : 350$ + tax per person Duration : 1 day, 9:00 am to 5:00 pm…

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Introduction to Traditional Knifemaking Workshop – December 14th-15th, 2019

14 December à 9:00 am - 15 December à 5:00 pm
Les Forges de Montreal, 227 Riverside
Montreal, QC H3C 2H9 Canada
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$600 5 tickets left

Discover the traditional techniques of forging by creating your hardened steel knife with a handle on silk. Participants will have the choice of several blade models. Once the knife is finished, they will have the opportunity to order a custom case, made by a leather craftsman collaborator Forges de Montreal. Objectives Become familiar with a blacksmith shop and learn about the rules of work and safety; Learn how to maintain a forge fire, handle tools, and acquire good reflexes of…

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January 2021

Mathieu Collette

Test event – January 1st 2021

1 January 2021 à 8:00 am - 5:00 pm
Les Forges de Montreal, 227 Riverside
Montreal, QC H3C 2H9 Canada
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Free

Schedule: From 9h to 17h
Price: Free!
Prerequisite: None
Langue: French & English
Instructors: Pierre Bédard and Ivan Savchev, blacksmiths

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