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Forged Chef Knife: May 22-24

Forged Chef Knife


Nick Rossi  JS

Class runs:  May 22-24

Tuition: $400

Material fee: $60

Skill level: beginner amd up skills in blacksmithing or bladesmithing helpful



In this three day workshop students will complete a forged, hidden tang chef knife with either a western or eastern blade profile. All aspects of knifemaking will be covered including safety, tools, material selection and kitchen knife design theory. The blades will be 1084 carbon steel with a phenolic bolster and exotic or figured hardwood handle. Students should expect to complete one 6-7” chef knife. Beginner blacksmithing skills are strongly recommended but not necessary.