Calendar, Events & Classes  2021

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 2022 Classes at Calerin Forge

All fees are non-refundable, but fees may be transferred from one class to another or to the next calendar year.

Prices may increase due to constantly changing prices of materials. 

When visiting Calerin Forge, please observe our 10 mph 

speed limit.

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


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March 12 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: $300.00 per person

($150.00 deposit required to secure a spot in the class.)



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March 18-19  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: $600.00 per person

($150 deposit required to secure a spot in the class.)



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April 9 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: $300.00 per person

($150.00 deposit required to secure a spot in the class.)



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April 15-16  Bushcraft

Students will forge a traditional style tomahawk, flint striker, and more.

Cost: $475.00 per person

($150.00 deposit required to secure a spot in the class.)


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May 7 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: $300.00 per person

($150.00 deposit required to secure a spot in the class.)


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May 13-14 Advanced Bladesmithing 102

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

Cost: $575.00 per person

($150.00 deposit required to secure a spot in the class.)


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June 4 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: $300.00 per person

($150.00 deposit required to secure a spot in the class.)


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June 10-11 Bushcraft

Students will forge a traditional style tomahawk, flint striker, and more.

Cost: $475.00 per person

($150.00 deposit required to secure a spot in the class.)


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July 2 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: $300.00 per person

($150.00 deposit required to secure a spot in the class.)


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July 8-9 Scottish Dirk/Ballock Making

In this class students will learn to forge an ancient form Scottish dirk from high carbon steel, heat treat it, and make a sheath for it. 

Cost: $675.00 per person

 ($150.00 deposit required to secure a spot in the class.)


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August 5-6  Advanced Bladesmithing 102

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

Cost: $575.00 per person

($150.00 deposit required to secure a spot in the class.)


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August 27  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: $300.00 per person

($150.00 deposit required to secure a spot in the class.)


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September 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: $600.00 per person

($150 deposit required to secure a spot in the class.)




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October 22 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: $300.00 per person

($150.00 deposit required to secure a spot in the class.)


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October 28-29  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: $675.00 per person

($150.00 deposit required to secure a spot in the class.)


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November 19  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: $300.00 per person

($150.00 deposit required to secure a spot in the class.)


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