Japanese Chef Knife Making Workshop

Make your very own hand-forged chef knife in this blacksmithing workshop

6 hours Class size 1 to 6

label $400 - $500 (or 4 payments of $100 - $125 Afterpay)
($500 per guest when you book for 1 guest, $450 for 2 guests, $400 for 3+ guests)

Master blacksmithing in this hands-on knife-making workshop in Brisbane with Savage Custom Knives!

Come spend a day forging out a chef knife and go home with your very own hand-forged chef knife. Made from high carbon steel with a Japanese Wa-Handle.

In this beginner-friendly class, you will learn how to shape your own knife with a hammer and fire, as well as learn about the forging, anvil, tools and techniques used in blacksmithing. With guidance from an expert, you'll forge your own chef knife, heat-treat it yourself, grind it to shape and attach a pre-made Japanese Wa-Handle.

This class covers:

  • 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
  • Knife instruction and care
  • Workshop safety and OHS
  • Machine finishing knife style
  • Going through the recommended tools to begin the hobby of knife making.

Why not spend the weekend learning the ancient art of Blacksmithing at this knife-making workshop in Brisbane!

Save $100 when you book with a friend

Knowledge required
This is a beginner-friendly class.
What you'll get
  • All materials provided
  • Guidance from an expert
  • your own hand-forged knife to take home and use!
What to bring
Make sure to wear enclosed shoes, clothes you don't mind getting dirty and a water bottle.
Suitable for

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

Suitable for adults, and kids (minimum 13 years old).

An adult must accompany any attending kids. The adult may observe at the class for free.

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


73 Keogh Street, West Ipswich QLD

Japanese Chef Knife Making Workshop location
Your teacher
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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