Calendar, Events & Classes  2020

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 2020 Classes at Calerin Forge

Materials fee and ½ class fees due a week in advance.

Balance of class fees must be paid in full by the 1st night of class.


Cancelations must be received 1 month in advance in order to receive a class refund.



NOTE:  Classes MUST have a minimum of 4 participants, no exceptions.

Get a friend to join a class with you and both of you will receive a Calerin Forge T-Shirt!


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February 15  Lone Wolf Introduction to Knife Making

For those of us that didn't have a sweetheart to spend our Valentine's day money on:

In this 1 day intensive class, students will learn basic forge-craft and will complete a high carbon knife with scale handles. They will also learn to finish and heat-treat their knives.

Cost: $275.00

($125.00 deposit required to secure a spot in the class.)



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March 14  Introduction to Knife Making

In this 1 day intensive class, students will learn basic forge-craft and will complete a high carbon knife with scale handles. They will also learn to finish and heat-treat their knives.

Cost: $275.00

($125.00 deposit required to secure a spot in the class.)



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March 20-21 Basic Blacksmithing:

This class will introduce students to the basic skill set necessary to successful forge work. The class is project driven and fast-paced. Participants will leave with a hands on knowledge of basic forge craft including heat treating and tempering of carbon steels. 

Cost: $500.00

($300.00 of which is a non-refundable materials fee.)*


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April 11  Introduction to Knife Making:

In this 1 day intensive class, students will learn basic forge-craft and will complete a high carbon knife with scale handles. They will also learn to finish and heat-treat their knives.

Cost: $275.00

($125.00 of which is a non-refundable materials fee.)*


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June 6  Introduction to Knife Making:

In this 1 day intensive class, students will learn basic forge-craft and will complete a high carbon knife with scale handles. They will also learn to finish and heat-treat their knives.

Cost: $275.00

($125.00 of which is a non-refundable materials fee.)*


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June 12-13  Bladesmithing 102:

Students will learn to forge, heat treat and finish 2 high carbon steel knives.

Cost: $500.00

($250.00 of which is a non-refundable materials fee.)*


August 1  Basic Toolmaking:

In this class students will learn to distinguish between different types of steal, will forge basic  punches and chisels, and learn the heat treating process. 

Cost: $175.00


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August 29  Introduction to Knife Making:

In this 1 day intensive class, students will learn basic forge-craft and will complete a high carbon knife with scale handles. They will also learn to finish and heat-treat their knives.

Cost: $275.00

($125.00 of which is a non-refundable materials fee.)*


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September 4-5  Advanced Knife Making-Damascus: 

Students will learn to forge a billet of mixed high carbon steels and forge an 80 layer Damascus knife including heat treatment, etching, and attaching the handle.

Basic blacksmithing and knowledge of forge welding required.  

Limit of two students.

Cost: $625.00

($325.00 of which is a non-refundable materials fee) *


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October 2-3  Basic Blacksmithing:

This class will introduce students to the basic skill set necessary to successful forge work. The class is project driven and fast-paced. Participants will leave with a hands on knowledge of basic forge craft including heat treating and tempering of carbon steels. 

Cost: $500.00

($300.00 of which is a non-refundable materials fee.)*



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October 24  Introduction to Knife Making:

In this 1 day intensive class, students will learn basic forge-craft and will complete a high carbon knife with scale handles. They will also learn to finish and heat-treat their knives.

Cost: $275.00

($125.00 of which is a non-refundable materials fee.)*



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November 21  Introduction to Knife Making:

In this 1 day intensive class, students will learn basic forge-craft and will complete a high carbon knife with scale handles. They will also learn to finish and heat-treat their knives.

Cost: $275.00

($125.00 of which is a non-refundable materials fee.)*