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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

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February 2018
tong forging

Tool Making Series Forging Tongs – February 24-25, 2018

February 24 @ 9:00 am - February 25 @ 5:00 pm
Les Forges de Montreal, 227 Riverside
Montreal, QC H3C 2H9 Canada
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This class will be taught in French If you've reached a point where you want to learn how make and customize one of the most essentially tools in blacksmithing and take your work to the next level, this is the class you need to take. Prerequisite: Blacksmithing Introductory Class Tongs are the key to blacksmithing work being made possible.  Knowing how to use tongs is one thing, but eventually you'll realize there are specialty shapes and sizes that could render…

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March 2018

Blacksmithing Introductory Class – March 3 – 4, 2018

March 3 @ 9:00 am - March 4 @ 5:00 pm
Les Forges de Montreal, 227 Riverside
Montreal, QC H3C 2H9 Canada
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$600 Sold out
ferronnerie

This class will be taught in French and English If you have no prior blacksmithing experience, this is the first class you need to take. Prerequisite: There is no prerequisite for this class Our introductory blacksmithing is a good place to start. If you've never done anything else and want to try, this is the first class you need to take a closer look at. The class will begin with an overview of the workshop, the tools used and the…

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Blacksmithing Introductory Class – March 5 – 6, 2018

March 5 @ 9:00 am - March 6 @ 5:00 pm
Les Forges de Montreal, 227 Riverside
Montreal, QC H3C 2H9 Canada
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$600 5 tickets left
ferronnerie

This class will be taught in French If you have no prior blacksmithing experience, this is the first class you need to take. Prerequisite: There is no prerequisite for this class Our introductory blacksmithing is a good place to start. If you've never done anything else and want to try, this is the first class you need to take a closer look at. The class will begin with an overview of the workshop, the tools used and the procedures to…

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tong forging

Tool Making Series Forging Tongs – March 8-9, 2018

March 8 @ 9:00 am - March 9 @ 5:00 pm
Les Forges de Montreal, 227 Riverside
Montreal, QC H3C 2H9 Canada
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This class will be taught in French If you've reached a point where you want to learn how make and customize one of the most essentially tools in blacksmithing and take your work to the next level, this is the class you need to take. Prerequisite: Blacksmithing Introductory Class Tongs are the key to blacksmithing work being made possible.  Knowing how to use tongs is one thing, but eventually you'll realize there are specialty shapes and sizes that could render…

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Blacksmithing Introductory Class – March 10 – 11, 2018

March 10 @ 9:00 am - March 11 @ 5:00 pm
Les Forges de Montreal, 227 Riverside
Montreal, QC H3C 2H9 Canada
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$600 5 tickets left
ferronnerie

This class will be taught in French If you have no prior blacksmithing experience, this is the first class you need to take. Prerequisite: There is no prerequisite for this class Our introductory blacksmithing is a good place to start. If you've never done anything else and want to try, this is the first class you need to take a closer look at. The class will begin with an overview of the workshop, the tools used and the procedures to…

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Blacksmithing Introductory Class – March 12 – 13, 2018

March 12 @ 9:00 am - March 13 @ 5:00 pm
Les Forges de Montreal, 227 Riverside
Montreal, QC H3C 2H9 Canada
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$600 5 tickets left
ferronnerie

This class will be taught in French and English If you have no prior blacksmithing experience, this is the first class you need to take. Prerequisite: There is no prerequisite for this class Our introductory blacksmithing is a good place to start. If you've never done anything else and want to try, this is the first class you need to take a closer look at. The class will begin with an overview of the workshop, the tools used and the…

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student

Forge Your Knife in a Day Challenge – March 16, 2018

March 16 @ 9:00 am - 5:00 pm
Les Forges de Montreal, 227 Riverside
Montreal, QC H3C 2H9 Canada
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This class will be taught in French or English This class is a gift for a yet to be minted Introductory Blacksmith Class graduate, who actually completes their Introductory Blacksmith Class in the month of February 2018 with us.  We will randomly draw a name, the first week of March.  People who take any of our February 2018 Introductory Blacksmith Classes automatically become eligible. This class will not be easy and is intended for people who are specifically up for a…

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Iron Den Forge

Knife Forging Introductory Class – March 17 – 18, 2018

March 17 @ 9:00 am - March 18 @ 5:00 pm
Les Forges de Montreal, 227 Riverside
Montreal, QC H3C 2H9 Canada
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This class will be taught in French & English We will take students through the basic process of forging and heat treating two knives.  This class will only cover the forging aspects of knife making.  Additional classes will be available to prepare, mount, fit and finish handles for students who wish to continue their projects all the way to the end. Students from our Damascus Classes are welcome to bring their material if they wish to also forge it in…

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Damascus

Billet Preparation & Damascus Introductory Class – March 21-23, 2018

March 21 @ 9:00 am - March 23 @ 5:00 pm
Les Forges de Montreal, 227 Riverside
Montreal, QC H3C 2H9 Canada
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This class date will only be taught in French & English If you have no prior blacksmithing experience, you first need to take our Introductory Blacksmithing Class. *Prerequisites:  Introductory blacksmithing class and a minimum of 20 hours of forge time beyond that.   Material Preparation & Purchase We will prepare two billets for students using 1095 & 15n20 to this size: 3 inches long, 1 inch wide and 1.5 inches deep, ground flat and cleaned beforehand. If you wish to learn…

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One day knife

1 Day Integral Knife Forging Class – March 24, 2018

March 24 @ 9:00 am - 5:00 pm
Les Forges de Montreal, 227 Riverside
Montreal, QC H3C 2H9 Canada
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This class will be taught in French & English Prerequisite: None One-day immersion into the world of blacksmithing Les Forges de Montreal invites you to live an unforgettable experience into the fascinating world of blacksmithing by manufacturing your own knife from start to finish. This training course is centered on fun, team work and the discovery of metalwork. A day at the forge Under the watchful eyes of trained blacksmith artisans, participants will, by executing simple tasks, each build their…

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Blacksmithing Introductory Class – March 26 – 27, 2018

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

This class will be taught in French and English If you have no prior blacksmithing experience, this is the first class you need to take. Prerequisite: There is no prerequisite for this class Our introductory blacksmithing is a good place to start. If you've never done anything else and want to try, this is the first class you need to take a closer look at. The class will begin with an overview of the workshop, the tools used and the…

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Blacksmithing Introductory Class – March 31 – April 1, 2018

March 31 @ 9:00 am - April 1 @ 5:00 pm
Les Forges de Montreal, 227 Riverside
Montreal, QC H3C 2H9 Canada
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$600 5 tickets left
ferronnerie

This class will be taught in French If you have no prior blacksmithing experience, this is the first class you need to take. Prerequisite: There is no prerequisite for this class Our introductory blacksmithing is a good place to start. If you've never done anything else and want to try, this is the first class you need to take a closer look at. The class will begin with an overview of the workshop, the tools used and the procedures to…

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April 2018
Iron Den Forge

Knife Forging Introductory Class – April 2 – 3, 2018

April 2 @ 9:00 am - April 3 @ 5:00 pm
Les Forges de Montreal, 227 Riverside
Montreal, QC H3C 2H9 Canada
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This class will be taught in French & English We will take students through the basic process of forging and heat treating two knives.  This class will only cover the forging aspects of knife making.  Additional classes will be available to prepare, mount, fit and finish handles for students who wish to continue their projects all the way to the end. Students from our Damascus Classes are welcome to bring their material if they wish to also forge it in…

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Blacksmithing Introductory Class – April 7-8, 2018

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

This class will be taught in English If you have no prior blacksmithing experience, this is the first class you need to take. Prerequisite: There is no prerequisite for this class Our introductory blacksmithing is a good place to start. If you've never done anything else and want to try, this is the first class you need to take a closer look at. The class will begin with an overview of the workshop, the tools used and the procedures to…

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Damascus

Damascus Introductory Class – April 9-10, 2018

April 9 @ 9:00 am - April 10 @ 5:00 pm
Les Forges de Montreal, 227 Riverside
Montreal, QC H3C 2H9 Canada
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This class date will be taught in French & English If you have no prior blacksmithing experience, you first need to take our Introductory Blacksmithing Class. *Prerequisites:  Introductory blacksmithing class and a minimum of 20 hours of forge time beyond that.   We will prepare two billets for students using 1095 & 15n20 to this size: 3 inches long, 1 inch wide and 1.5 inches deep, ground flat and cleaned beforehand. The cost for material is included in this class. This…

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tong forging

Tool Making Series Forging Tongs – April 14-15, 2018

April 14 @ 9:00 am - April 15 @ 5:00 pm
Les Forges de Montreal, 227 Riverside
Montreal, QC H3C 2H9 Canada
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This class will be taught in English If you've reached a point where you want to learn how make and customize one of the most essentially tools in blacksmithing and take your work to the next level, this is the class you need to take. Prerequisite: Blacksmithing Introductory Class Tongs are the key to blacksmithing work being made possible.  Knowing how to use tongs is one thing, but eventually you'll realize there are specialty shapes and sizes that could render…

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Blacksmithing Introductory Class – April 21-22, 2018

April 21 @ 9:00 am - April 22 @ 5:00 pm
Les Forges de Montreal, 227 Riverside
Montreal, QC H3C 2H9 Canada
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$600 5 tickets left
ferronnerie

This class will be taught in French If you have no prior blacksmithing experience, this is the first class you need to take. Prerequisite: There is no prerequisite for this class Our introductory blacksmithing is a good place to start. If you've never done anything else and want to try, this is the first class you need to take a closer look at. The class will begin with an overview of the workshop, the tools used and the procedures to…

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Blacksmithing Introductory Class – April 23 – 24, 2018

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

This class will be taught in French and English If you have no prior blacksmithing experience, this is the first class you need to take. Prerequisite: There is no prerequisite for this class Our introductory blacksmithing is a good place to start. If you've never done anything else and want to try, this is the first class you need to take a closer look at. The class will begin with an overview of the workshop, the tools used and the…

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Tool Making - Romain

Tool Making Series Forging Tools – April 25-27, 2018

April 25 @ 9:00 am - April 27 @ 5:00 pm
Les Forges de Montreal, 227 Riverside
Montreal, QC H3C 2H9 Canada
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This class will be taught in French Prerequisite: Having followed Advanced Ornamental Metal Working session 1 or to practice the profession since a minimum of one year.   Objectives Learn how to manufacture a few key tools and apply the thermal treatments associated with each tool (tempering and quenching). Day 1 Punch (4140) Mandrel (1045) Hammer (1045) Day 2 Hardy tool cutter (1045) Tongs Day 3 Burins (1075) Cutter (1045) Bottom fuller (1045) Romain Francès Master Craftsman in ornamental metal working…

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Blacksmithing Introductory Class – April 28 – 29, 2018

April 28 @ 9:00 am - April 29 @ 5:00 pm
Les Forges de Montreal, 227 Riverside
Montreal, QC H3C 2H9 Canada
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$600 5 tickets left
ferronnerie

This class will be taught in French and English If you have no prior blacksmithing experience, this is the first class you need to take. Prerequisite: There is no prerequisite for this class Our introductory blacksmithing is a good place to start. If you've never done anything else and want to try, this is the first class you need to take a closer look at. The class will begin with an overview of the workshop, the tools used and the…

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May 2018
Iron Den Forge

Knife Forging Introductory Class – May 3 – 4, 2018

May 3 @ 9:00 am - May 4 @ 5:00 pm
Les Forges de Montreal, 227 Riverside
Montreal, QC H3C 2H9 Canada
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This class will be taught in French & English We will take students through the basic process of forging and heat treating two knives.  This class will only cover the forging aspects of knife making.  Additional classes will be available to prepare, mount, fit and finish handles for students who wish to continue their projects all the way to the end. Students from our Damascus Classes are welcome to bring their material if they wish to also forge it in…

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Zack Jonas

Knife Handle Class – May 5-6, 2018

May 5 @ 9:00 am - May 6 @ 5:00 pm
Les Forges de Montreal, 227 Riverside
Montreal, QC H3C 2H9 Canada
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This class will be taught in English This class is intended for students who have made knife blanks in our Knife Forging Classes or on their own. The knife blanks you bring should be approx. 6-10" in length, already heat treated, and close to final sharp/etch/polish. Prerequisite: Bring two knives ready to be mounted with handles. We will have enough material on hand to make a variety of common handles for knives in both hidden tang and scale mount design.…

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tong forging

Tool Making Series Forging Tongs – May 12-13, 2018

May 12 @ 9:00 am - May 13 @ 5:00 pm
Les Forges de Montreal, 227 Riverside
Montreal, QC H3C 2H9 Canada
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This class will be taught in French If you've reached a point where you want to learn how make and customize one of the most essentially tools in blacksmithing and take your work to the next level, this is the class you need to take. Prerequisite: Blacksmithing Introductory Class Tongs are the key to blacksmithing work being made possible.  Knowing how to use tongs is one thing, but eventually you'll realize there are specialty shapes and sizes that could render…

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Damascus

Damascus Introductory Class – May 14-15, 2018

May 14 @ 9:00 am - May 15 @ 5:00 pm
Les Forges de Montreal, 227 Riverside
Montreal, QC H3C 2H9 Canada
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This class date will be taught in French & English If you have no prior blacksmithing experience, you first need to take our Introductory Blacksmithing Class. *Prerequisites:  Introductory blacksmithing class and a minimum of 20 hours of forge time beyond that.   We will prepare two billets for students using 1095 & 15n20 to this size: 3 inches long, 1 inch wide and 1.5 inches deep, ground flat and cleaned beforehand. The cost for material is included in this class. This…

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Blacksmithing Introductory Class – May 19-20, 2018

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

This class will be taught in French If you have no prior blacksmithing experience, this is the first class you need to take. Prerequisite: There is no prerequisite for this class Our introductory blacksmithing is a good place to start. If you've never done anything else and want to try, this is the first class you need to take a closer look at. The class will begin with an overview of the workshop, the tools used and the procedures to…

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Blacksmithing Introductory Class – May 26-27, 2018

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

This class will be taught in French If you have no prior blacksmithing experience, this is the first class you need to take. Prerequisite: There is no prerequisite for this class Our introductory blacksmithing is a good place to start. If you've never done anything else and want to try, this is the first class you need to take a closer look at. The class will begin with an overview of the workshop, the tools used and the procedures to…

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Ironwork - Romain

Ornamental Ironwork – May 28 – June 1, 2018

May 28 @ 9:00 am - June 1 @ 5:00 pm
Les Forges de Montreal, 227 Riverside
Montreal, QC H3C 2H9 Canada
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This class will be taught in French Prerequisite: Blacksmithing Introductory Class Objective The first session will consist in an overview of different techniques of ornamental metal working (a discipline linked to architecture and building trades). During this training, we'll only briefly touch upon jointing as it is important to first learn how to implement different elements before learning how to joint them mechanically (session 2 will cover traditional joints). Each student will be a striker for his neighbour. Please note…

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June 2018

Blacksmithing Introductory Class – June 2-3, 2018

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

This class will be taught in French If you have no prior blacksmithing experience, this is the first class you need to take. Prerequisite: There is no prerequisite for this class Our introductory blacksmithing is a good place to start. If you've never done anything else and want to try, this is the first class you need to take a closer look at. The class will begin with an overview of the workshop, the tools used and the procedures to…

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Blacksmithing Introductory Class – June 4-5, 2018

June 4 @ 9:00 am - June 5 @ 5:00 pm
Les Forges de Montreal, 227 Riverside
Montreal, QC H3C 2H9 Canada
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$600 5 tickets left
ferronnerie

This class will be taught in French and English If you have no prior blacksmithing experience, this is the first class you need to take. Prerequisite: There is no prerequisite for this class Our introductory blacksmithing is a good place to start. If you've never done anything else and want to try, this is the first class you need to take a closer look at. The class will begin with an overview of the workshop, the tools used and the…

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Blacksmithing Introductory Class – June 9-10, 2018

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

This class will be taught in French If you have no prior blacksmithing experience, this is the first class you need to take. Prerequisite: There is no prerequisite for this class Our introductory blacksmithing is a good place to start. If you've never done anything else and want to try, this is the first class you need to take a closer look at. The class will begin with an overview of the workshop, the tools used and the procedures to…

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Blacksmithing Introductory Class – June 16-17, 2018

June 16 @ 9:00 am - June 17 @ 5:00 pm
Les Forges de Montreal, 227 Riverside
Montreal, QC H3C 2H9 Canada
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$600 5 tickets left
ferronnerie

This class will be taught in English If you have no prior blacksmithing experience, this is the first class you need to take. Prerequisite: There is no prerequisite for this class Our introductory blacksmithing is a good place to start. If you've never done anything else and want to try, this is the first class you need to take a closer look at. The class will begin with an overview of the workshop, the tools used and the procedures to…

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Damascus

Damascus Introductory Class – June 18-19, 2018

June 18 @ 9:00 am - June 19 @ 5:00 pm
Les Forges de Montreal, 227 Riverside
Montreal, QC H3C 2H9 Canada
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This class date will be taught in French & English If you have no prior blacksmithing experience, you first need to take our Introductory Blacksmithing Class. *Prerequisites:  Introductory blacksmithing class and a minimum of 20 hours of forge time beyond that.   We will prepare two billets for students using 1095 & 15n20 to this size: 3 inches long, 1 inch wide and 1.5 inches deep, ground flat and cleaned beforehand. The cost for material is included in this class. This…

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Iron Den Forge

Knife Forging Introductory Class – June 22 – 23, 2018

June 22 @ 9:00 am - June 23 @ 5:00 pm
Les Forges de Montreal, 227 Riverside
Montreal, QC H3C 2H9 Canada
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This class will be taught in French & English We will take students through the basic process of forging and heat treating two knives.  This class will only cover the forging aspects of knife making.  Additional classes will be available to prepare, mount, fit and finish handles for students who wish to continue their projects all the way to the end. Students from our Damascus Classes are welcome to bring their material if they wish to also forge it in…

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Damascus

Damascus Introductory Class – June 24-25, 2018

June 24 @ 9:00 am - June 25 @ 5:00 pm
Les Forges de Montreal, 227 Riverside
Montreal, QC H3C 2H9 Canada
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This class date will be taught in French & English If you have no prior blacksmithing experience, you first need to take our Introductory Blacksmithing Class. *Prerequisites:  Introductory blacksmithing class and a minimum of 20 hours of forge time beyond that.   We will prepare two billets for students using 1095 & 15n20 to this size: 3 inches long, 1 inch wide and 1.5 inches deep, ground flat and cleaned beforehand. The cost for material is included in this class. This…

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Iron Den Forge

Knife Forging Introductory Class – June 30 – July 1, 2018

June 30 @ 9:00 am - July 1 @ 5:00 pm
Les Forges de Montreal, 227 Riverside
Montreal, QC H3C 2H9 Canada
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This class will be taught in French & English We will take students through the basic process of forging and heat treating two knives.  This class will only cover the forging aspects of knife making.  Additional classes will be available to prepare, mount, fit and finish handles for students who wish to continue their projects all the way to the end. Students from our Damascus Classes are welcome to bring their material if they wish to also forge it in…

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July 2018

Blacksmithing Introductory Class – July 7-8, 2018

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

This class will be taught in French and English If you have no prior blacksmithing experience, this is the first class you need to take. Prerequisite: There is no prerequisite for this class Our introductory blacksmithing is a good place to start. If you've never done anything else and want to try, this is the first class you need to take a closer look at. The class will begin with an overview of the workshop, the tools used and the…

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Blacksmithing Introductory Class – July 14-15, 2018

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

This class will be taught in French If you have no prior blacksmithing experience, this is the first class you need to take. Prerequisite: There is no prerequisite for this class Our introductory blacksmithing is a good place to start. If you've never done anything else and want to try, this is the first class you need to take a closer look at. The class will begin with an overview of the workshop, the tools used and the procedures to…

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Blacksmithing Introductory Class – July 16-17, 2018

July 16 @ 9:00 am - July 17 @ 5:00 pm
Les Forges de Montreal, 227 Riverside
Montreal, QC H3C 2H9 Canada
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$600 5 tickets left
ferronnerie

This class will be taught in French and English If you have no prior blacksmithing experience, this is the first class you need to take. Prerequisite: There is no prerequisite for this class Our introductory blacksmithing is a good place to start. If you've never done anything else and want to try, this is the first class you need to take a closer look at. The class will begin with an overview of the workshop, the tools used and the…

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Tool Making - Romain

Tool Making Series Forging Tools – July 20-22, 2018

July 20 @ 9:00 am - July 22 @ 5:00 pm
Les Forges de Montreal, 227 Riverside
Montreal, QC H3C 2H9 Canada
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This class will be taught in French Prerequisite: Having followed Advanced Ornamental Metal Working session 1 or to practice the profession since a minimum of one year.   Objectives Learn how to manufacture a few key tools and apply the thermal treatments associated with each tool (tempering and quenching). Day 1 Punch (4140) Mandrel (1045) Hammer (1045) Day 2 Hardy tool cutter (1045) Tongs Day 3 Burins (1075) Cutter (1045) Bottom fuller (1045) Romain Francès Master Craftsman in ornamental metal working…

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Damascus

Damascus Introductory Class – July 23-24, 2018

July 23 @ 9:00 am - July 24 @ 5:00 pm
Les Forges de Montreal, 227 Riverside
Montreal, QC H3C 2H9 Canada
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This class date will be taught in French & English If you have no prior blacksmithing experience, you first need to take our Introductory Blacksmithing Class. *Prerequisites:  Introductory blacksmithing class and a minimum of 20 hours of forge time beyond that.   We will prepare two billets for students using 1095 & 15n20 to this size: 3 inches long, 1 inch wide and 1.5 inches deep, ground flat and cleaned beforehand. The cost for material is included in this class. This…

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Iron Den Forge

Knife Forging Introductory Class – July 25 – 26, 2018

July 25 @ 9:00 am - July 26 @ 5:00 pm
Les Forges de Montreal, 227 Riverside
Montreal, QC H3C 2H9 Canada
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This class will be taught in French & English We will take students through the basic process of forging and heat treating two knives.  This class will only cover the forging aspects of knife making.  Additional classes will be available to prepare, mount, fit and finish handles for students who wish to continue their projects all the way to the end. Students from our Damascus Classes are welcome to bring their material if they wish to also forge it in…

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Christoph Derringer

Integral Knife Forging Class – July 27 – 29, 2018

July 27 @ 9:00 am - July 29 @ 5:00 pm
Les Forges de Montreal, 227 Riverside
Montreal, QC H3C 2H9 Canada
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This class will be taught in French & English This class is intended for people who have now made a few knives and want to expand their skills by learning to forge a knife with an additional degree of difficulty in planning material distribution. This class does not include handle making, as we will present additional classes to complete your knife handles. Prerequisite: Knife Forging Introductory class or equivalent knife forging experience The steal used will be selected by Christoph…

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Blacksmithing Introductory Class – July 30-31, 2018

July 30 @ 9:00 am - July 31 @ 5:00 pm
Les Forges de Montreal, 227 Riverside
Montreal, QC H3C 2H9 Canada
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$600 5 tickets left
ferronnerie

This class will be taught in French and English If you have no prior blacksmithing experience, this is the first class you need to take. Prerequisite: There is no prerequisite for this class Our introductory blacksmithing is a good place to start. If you've never done anything else and want to try, this is the first class you need to take a closer look at. The class will begin with an overview of the workshop, the tools used and the…

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August 2018

Blacksmithing Introductory Class – August 4-5, 2018

August 4 @ 9:00 am - August 5 @ 5:00 pm
Les Forges de Montreal, 227 Riverside
Montreal, QC H3C 2H9 Canada
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$600 5 tickets left
ferronnerie

This class will be taught in French and English If you have no prior blacksmithing experience, this is the first class you need to take. Prerequisite: There is no prerequisite for this class Our introductory blacksmithing is a good place to start. If you've never done anything else and want to try, this is the first class you need to take a closer look at. The class will begin with an overview of the workshop, the tools used and the…

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Iron Den Forge

Knife Forging Introductory Class – August 12 – 13, 2018

August 12 @ 9:00 am - August 13 @ 5:00 pm
Les Forges de Montreal, 227 Riverside
Montreal, QC H3C 2H9 Canada
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This class will be taught in French & English We will take students through the basic process of forging and heat treating two knives.  This class will only cover the forging aspects of knife making.  Additional classes will be available to prepare, mount, fit and finish handles for students who wish to continue their projects all the way to the end. Students from our Damascus Classes are welcome to bring their material if they wish to also forge it in…

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One day knife

1 Day Integral Knife Forging Class – August 15, 2018

August 15 @ 9:00 am - 5:00 pm
Les Forges de Montreal, 227 Riverside
Montreal, QC H3C 2H9 Canada
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This class will be taught in French & English Prerequisite: None One-day immersion into the world of blacksmithing Les Forges de Montreal invites you to live an unforgettable experience into the fascinating world of blacksmithing by manufacturing your own knife from start to finish. This training course is centered on fun, team work and the discovery of metalwork. A day at the forge Under the watchful eyes of trained blacksmith artisans, participants will, by executing simple tasks, each build their…

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Blacksmithing Introductory Class – August 20-21, 2018

August 20 @ 9:00 am - August 21 @ 5:00 pm
Les Forges de Montreal, 227 Riverside
Montreal, QC H3C 2H9 Canada
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$600 5 tickets left
ferronnerie

This class will be taught in French and English If you have no prior blacksmithing experience, this is the first class you need to take. Prerequisite: There is no prerequisite for this class Our introductory blacksmithing is a good place to start. If you've never done anything else and want to try, this is the first class you need to take a closer look at. The class will begin with an overview of the workshop, the tools used and the…

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Blacksmithing Introductory Class – August 25-26, 2018

August 25 @ 9:00 am - August 26 @ 5:00 pm
Les Forges de Montreal, 227 Riverside
Montreal, QC H3C 2H9 Canada
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$600 5 tickets left
ferronnerie

This class will be taught in French and English If you have no prior blacksmithing experience, this is the first class you need to take. Prerequisite: There is no prerequisite for this class Our introductory blacksmithing is a good place to start. If you've never done anything else and want to try, this is the first class you need to take a closer look at. The class will begin with an overview of the workshop, the tools used and the…

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Damascus

Damascus Introductory Class – August 27-28, 2018

August 27 @ 9:00 am - August 28 @ 5:00 pm
Les Forges de Montreal, 227 Riverside
Montreal, QC H3C 2H9 Canada
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This class date will be taught in French & English If you have no prior blacksmithing experience, you first need to take our Introductory Blacksmithing Class. *Prerequisites:  Introductory blacksmithing class and a minimum of 20 hours of forge time beyond that.   We will prepare two billets for students using 1095 & 15n20 to this size: 3 inches long, 1 inch wide and 1.5 inches deep, ground flat and cleaned beforehand. The cost for material is included in this class. This…

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September 2018
One day knife

1 Day Integral Knife Forging Class – September 3, 2018

September 3 @ 9:00 am - 5:00 pm
Les Forges de Montreal, 227 Riverside
Montreal, QC H3C 2H9 Canada
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This class will be taught in French & English Prerequisite: None One-day immersion into the world of blacksmithing Les Forges de Montreal invites you to live an unforgettable experience into the fascinating world of blacksmithing by manufacturing your own knife from start to finish. This training course is centered on fun, team work and the discovery of metalwork. A day at the forge Under the watchful eyes of trained blacksmith artisans, participants will, by executing simple tasks, each build their…

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Blacksmithing Introductory Class – September 8-9, 2018

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

This class will be taught in French and English If you have no prior blacksmithing experience, this is the first class you need to take. Prerequisite: There is no prerequisite for this class Our introductory blacksmithing is a good place to start. If you've never done anything else and want to try, this is the first class you need to take a closer look at. The class will begin with an overview of the workshop, the tools used and the…

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Blacksmithing Introductory Class – September 12-13, 2018

September 12 @ 9:00 am - September 13 @ 5:00 pm
Les Forges de Montreal, 227 Riverside
Montreal, QC H3C 2H9 Canada
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$600 5 tickets left
ferronnerie

This class will be taught in French and English If you have no prior blacksmithing experience, this is the first class you need to take. Prerequisite: There is no prerequisite for this class Our introductory blacksmithing is a good place to start. If you've never done anything else and want to try, this is the first class you need to take a closer look at. The class will begin with an overview of the workshop, the tools used and the…

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Damascus

Damascus Introductory Class – September 16-17, 2018

September 16 @ 9:00 am - September 17 @ 5:00 pm
Les Forges de Montreal, 227 Riverside
Montreal, QC H3C 2H9 Canada
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This class date will be taught in French & English If you have no prior blacksmithing experience, you first need to take our Introductory Blacksmithing Class. *Prerequisites:  Introductory blacksmithing class and a minimum of 20 hours of forge time beyond that.   We will prepare two billets for students using 1095 & 15n20 to this size: 3 inches long, 1 inch wide and 1.5 inches deep, ground flat and cleaned beforehand. The cost for material is included in this class. This…

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Tool Making - Romain

Tool Making Series Forging Tools – September 18-20, 2018

September 18 @ 9:00 am - September 20 @ 5:00 pm
Les Forges de Montreal, 227 Riverside
Montreal, QC H3C 2H9 Canada
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This class will be taught in French Prerequisite: Having followed Ornamental Metal Working session 1 or to practice the profession since a minimum of one year.   Objectives Learn how to manufacture a few key tools and apply the thermal treatments associated with each tool (tempering and quenching). Day 1 Punch (4140) Mandrel (1045) Hammer (1045) Day 2 Hardy tool cutter (1045) Tongs Day 3 Burins (1075) Cutter (1045) Bottom fuller (1045) Romain Francès Master Craftsman in ornamental metal working Taking…

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October 2018

Blacksmithing Introductory Class – October 13-14, 2018

October 13 @ 9:00 am - October 14 @ 5:00 pm
Les Forges de Montreal, 227 Riverside
Montreal, QC H3C 2H9 Canada
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$600 5 tickets left
ferronnerie

This class will be taught in French and English If you have no prior blacksmithing experience, this is the first class you need to take. Prerequisite: There is no prerequisite for this class Our introductory blacksmithing is a good place to start. If you've never done anything else and want to try, this is the first class you need to take a closer look at. The class will begin with an overview of the workshop, the tools used and the…

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Iron Den Forge

Knife Forging Introductory Class – October 20-21, 2018

October 20 @ 9:00 am - October 21 @ 5:00 pm
Les Forges de Montreal, 227 Riverside
Montreal, QC H3C 2H9 Canada
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This class will be taught in French & English We will take students through the basic process of forging and heat treating two knives.  This class will only cover the forging aspects of knife making.  Additional classes will be available to prepare, mount, fit and finish handles for students who wish to continue their projects all the way to the end. Students from our Damascus Classes are welcome to bring their material if they wish to also forge it in…

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Blacksmithing Introductory Class – October 22-23, 2018

October 22 @ 9:00 am - October 23 @ 5:00 pm
Les Forges de Montreal, 227 Riverside
Montreal, QC H3C 2H9 Canada
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$600 5 tickets left
ferronnerie

This class will be taught in French and English If you have no prior blacksmithing experience, this is the first class you need to take. Prerequisite: There is no prerequisite for this class Our introductory blacksmithing is a good place to start. If you've never done anything else and want to try, this is the first class you need to take a closer look at. The class will begin with an overview of the workshop, the tools used and the…

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Blacksmithing Introductory Class – October 27-28

October 27 @ 9:00 am - October 28 @ 5:00 pm
Les Forges de Montreal, 227 Riverside
Montreal, QC H3C 2H9 Canada
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$600 5 tickets left
ferronnerie

This class will be taught in French and English If you have no prior blacksmithing experience, this is the first class you need to take. Prerequisite: There is no prerequisite for this class Our introductory blacksmithing is a good place to start. If you've never done anything else and want to try, this is the first class you need to take a closer look at. The class will begin with an overview of the workshop, the tools used and the…

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One day knife

1 Day Integral Knife Forging Class – October 29, 2018

October 29 @ 9:00 am - 5:00 pm
Les Forges de Montreal, 227 Riverside
Montreal, QC H3C 2H9 Canada
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This class will be taught in French & English Prerequisite: None One-day immersion into the world of blacksmithing Les Forges de Montreal invites you to live an unforgettable experience into the fascinating world of blacksmithing by manufacturing your own knife from start to finish. This training course is centered on fun, team work and the discovery of metalwork. A day at the forge Under the watchful eyes of trained blacksmith artisans, participants will, by executing simple tasks, each build their…

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November 2018
Damascus

Damascus Introductory Class – November 3-4, 2018

November 3 @ 9:00 am - November 4 @ 5:00 pm
Les Forges de Montreal, 227 Riverside
Montreal, QC H3C 2H9 Canada
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This class date will be taught in French & English If you have no prior blacksmithing experience, you first need to take our Introductory Blacksmithing Class. *Prerequisites:  Introductory blacksmithing class and a minimum of 20 hours of forge time beyond that.   We will prepare two billets for students using 1095 & 15n20 to this size: 3 inches long, 1 inch wide and 1.5 inches deep, ground flat and cleaned beforehand. The cost for material is included in this class. This…

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Blacksmithing Introductory Class – November 17-18

November 17 @ 9:00 am - November 18 @ 5:00 pm
Les Forges de Montreal, 227 Riverside
Montreal, QC H3C 2H9 Canada
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$600 5 tickets left
ferronnerie

This class will be taught in French and English If you have no prior blacksmithing experience, this is the first class you need to take. Prerequisite: There is no prerequisite for this class Our introductory blacksmithing is a good place to start. If you've never done anything else and want to try, this is the first class you need to take a closer look at. The class will begin with an overview of the workshop, the tools used and the…

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Tool Making - Romain

Tool Making Series Forging Tools – November 19-21, 2018

November 19 @ 9:00 am - November 21 @ 5:00 pm
Les Forges de Montreal, 227 Riverside
Montreal, QC H3C 2H9 Canada
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This class will be taught in French Prerequisite: Having followed Ornamental Metal Working session 1 or to practice the profession since a minimum of one year.   Objectives Learn how to manufacture a few key tools and apply the thermal treatments associated with each tool (tempering and quenching). Day 1 Punch (4140) Mandrel (1045) Hammer (1045) Day 2 Hardy tool cutter (1045) Tongs Day 3 Burins (1075) Cutter (1045) Bottom fuller (1045) Romain Francès Master Craftsman in ornamental metal working Taking…

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Blacksmithing Introductory Class – November 26-27, 2018

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

This class will be taught in French and English If you have no prior blacksmithing experience, this is the first class you need to take. Prerequisite: There is no prerequisite for this class Our introductory blacksmithing is a good place to start. If you've never done anything else and want to try, this is the first class you need to take a closer look at. The class will begin with an overview of the workshop, the tools used and the…

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Iron Den Forge

Knife Forging Introductory Class – November 28-29, 2018

November 28 @ 9:00 am - November 29 @ 5:00 pm
Les Forges de Montreal, 227 Riverside
Montreal, QC H3C 2H9 Canada
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This class will be taught in French & English We will take students through the basic process of forging and heat treating two knives.  This class will only cover the forging aspects of knife making.  Additional classes will be available to prepare, mount, fit and finish handles for students who wish to continue their projects all the way to the end. Students from our Damascus Classes are welcome to bring their material if they wish to also forge it in…

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December 2018
Iron Den Forge

Knife Forging Introductory Class – December 8-9, 2018

December 8 @ 9:00 am - December 9 @ 5:00 pm
Les Forges de Montreal, 227 Riverside
Montreal, QC H3C 2H9 Canada
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This class will be taught in French & English We will take students through the basic process of forging and heat treating two knives.  This class will only cover the forging aspects of knife making.  Additional classes will be available to prepare, mount, fit and finish handles for students who wish to continue their projects all the way to the end. Students from our Damascus Classes are welcome to bring their material if they wish to also forge it in…

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Blacksmithing Introductory Class – December 15-16, 2018

December 15 @ 9:00 am - December 16 @ 5:00 pm
Les Forges de Montreal, 227 Riverside
Montreal, QC H3C 2H9 Canada
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$600 5 tickets left
ferronnerie

This class will be taught in French and English If you have no prior blacksmithing experience, this is the first class you need to take. Prerequisite: There is no prerequisite for this class Our introductory blacksmithing is a good place to start. If you've never done anything else and want to try, this is the first class you need to take a closer look at. The class will begin with an overview of the workshop, the tools used and the…

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Blacksmithing Introductory Class – December 17-18, 2018

December 17 @ 9:00 am - December 18 @ 5:00 pm
Les Forges de Montreal, 227 Riverside
Montreal, QC H3C 2H9 Canada
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$600 5 tickets left
ferronnerie

This class will be taught in French and English If you have no prior blacksmithing experience, this is the first class you need to take. Prerequisite: There is no prerequisite for this class Our introductory blacksmithing is a good place to start. If you've never done anything else and want to try, this is the first class you need to take a closer look at. The class will begin with an overview of the workshop, the tools used and the…

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One day knife

1 Day Integral Knife Forging Class – December 28, 2018

December 28 @ 9:00 am - 5:00 pm
Les Forges de Montreal, 227 Riverside
Montreal, QC H3C 2H9 Canada
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This class will be taught in French & English Prerequisite: None One-day immersion into the world of blacksmithing Les Forges de Montreal invites you to live an unforgettable experience into the fascinating world of blacksmithing by manufacturing your own knife from start to finish. This training course is centered on fun, team work and the discovery of metalwork. A day at the forge Under the watchful eyes of trained blacksmith artisans, participants will, by executing simple tasks, each build their…

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Blacksmithing Introductory Class – December 29-30, 2018

December 29 @ 9:00 am - December 30 @ 5:00 pm
Les Forges de Montreal, 227 Riverside
Montreal, QC H3C 2H9 Canada
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$600 5 tickets left
ferronnerie

This class will be taught in French and English If you have no prior blacksmithing experience, this is the first class you need to take. Prerequisite: There is no prerequisite for this class Our introductory blacksmithing is a good place to start. If you've never done anything else and want to try, this is the first class you need to take a closer look at. The class will begin with an overview of the workshop, the tools used and the…

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January 2019

Blacksmithing Introductory Class – January 3-4, 2018

January 3, 2019 @ 9:00 am - January 4, 2019 @ 5:00 pm
Les Forges de Montreal, 227 Riverside
Montreal, QC H3C 2H9 Canada
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$600 5 tickets left
ferronnerie

This class will be taught in French and English If you have no prior blacksmithing experience, this is the first class you need to take. Prerequisite: There is no prerequisite for this class Our introductory blacksmithing is a good place to start. If you've never done anything else and want to try, this is the first class you need to take a closer look at. The class will begin with an overview of the workshop, the tools used and the…

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