COVID-19 Reporting and Information • HEERF I & II

Blacksmithing Workshops

Return to Summer Workshop Home Page

Weekend - May 21-23, 2021 Jay Replogle
Basic Knife Making
Jay Replogle
Create a knife from a piece of steel! Learn basic techniques used in
bladesmithing including forging from stock, grinding, heat treating and
finishing.  Begin with a piece of steel; end with a functional knife with a
handle and sheath.

Beginner; Materials fee, payable to instructor, $20 for wood and leather
$360 

Register


Weeklong - June 20-25, 2021 - Beginner WeekJayReplogle
The Fighting Knife
Jay Replogle
Forge, grind and finish your very own fighting knife! Discuss blade balance and handle ergonomics. Learn how a fighting knife differs from other blades and what makes them so special.
Beginner - Intermediate
$600 

Register


NickRossi

Weeklong - July 18-23, 2021
Basic Forged Chef Knife
Nick Rossi
Gain an introduction to the forged blade. Forge, harden and handle a chef's knife of your own design. Cover every aspect of beginner knife making from steel selection to sharpening.
Beginner; Materials fee, payable to instructor, $20 for exotic wood and frame material
$660 

Register


Weeklong - July 25-30, 2021 hammer - kevin dotson
The Fighting Knive - July version
Jay Replogle
Forge, grind and finish your very own fighting knife! Discuss blade balance and handle ergonomics. Learn how a fighting knife differs from other blades and what makes them so special.
Beginner - Intermediate - materials fee $50 payable during check-in
$600 

Register


Weekend - August 6-8, 2021 AnnaKoplick
Forging Utensils
Anna Koplik 
Learn to forge a variety of steel utensils from a single piece of material. Cover isolating mass, spreading material, drawing out and hot cutting to create spoons, spatulas and more. Explore various decorative techniques and designs to create your own unique, functional hand-forged utensils.
Beginner-Intermediate
$360 

Register


 

 

College of Fine Arts