Blacksmith Blade Class for Beginners

Learn the ancient art of blacksmithing at this Brisbane workshop

6 hours Class size 1 to 6

label $300 - $350 (Afterpay available)
($350 per guest when you book for 1 guest, $325 for 2 guests, $300 for 3+ guests)

Are you looking to pick up a productive new hobby? This beginner blacksmith blade class will give you all the basic tips, tricks and techniques to get into blacksmithing at home. We will forge out a blacksmith blade, heat treat, grind bevels, add a machine finish, and then finish it off with sharpening.
Things we cover in our classes:
  • The whole blacksmith knife building process from start to finish
  • Hammer techniques
  • Forging techniques
  • Designing a knife
  • Shaping the knife
  • Heat treating carbon steel in the gas forge
  • Hand grinding techniques on the 2x72 grinder
  • Time management
  • Knife instruction and care
  • How to advertise yourself and your product
  • How to take photos of your products to get the most interest
  • How to price your products
  • Workshop safety and OHS
  • Machine finishing knife style
  • Going through the recommended tools to begin the hobby of knife making
This class is beginner-friendly, no experience is required. This class is great for solos or groups and is perfect as an experience gift for a friend or loved one. We also offer engravings on all class knives if you would like to have your initials or a special phrase to give to someone else as a unique gift.
Come learn the ancient art of blacksmithing! You'll leave class with tons of new skills, and you'll get to keep the knife you make in class, valued at $420!
Save $50 when you book with a friend
Knowledge required
What you'll get
All the tools and materials needed to make your knife are provided, and you get your completed knife to take home at the end of class.
What to bring
Enclosed shoes, long pants and a shirt you do not mind getting dirty.
Suitable for

This class is great for individuals and couples as well as for a team building activity, birthday or hens party.

This would also be a nice gift for her, gift for mum, anniversary gift or birthday gift.


73 Keogh Street, West Ipswich QLD

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Savage Custom Knives
Savage Custom Knives

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Ever wanted to make your own kitchen Knives? Come do a class with us! We're Queensland's largest Blacksmithing & Knife Making school running beginner friendly, no experience needed classes. Our shop is one of the largest and geared up workshops in Australia.
We're not just a guy in his back shed, we have a fully geared out commercial workshop and we're one of Australians largest Knife Making & Blacksmtihning classes with one of the best setup in Australia for what we do!
We have a range of classes to suit all interest such as multiple blackmsithing & stainless steel classes.
Classes are great solo activity or bring your mates, family, partner or kids along to share the experience and get a group discount! We also offer return discounts.
Don't buy one, make one yourself. Nothing more satisfying than making something yourself that will last a lifetime.

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