Forging Viking Knives (2 days)

Viking-style knives are beautiful, simple knives with blade and handle all in one; Viking women supposedly wore these utility knives on their tunics. This 2 day class will introduce you to the world of tool steel and knife making: working … Continue reading →

Blacksmithing Overview & Hooks

This is a four hour forging session combining the Overview with a Forging Hooks. (*This Overview is required for anyone who is interested in taking further blacksmithing classes with Calypso.) In this session you will be introduced to the blacksmith shop … Continue reading →

Blacksmithing Overview & Hooks

This is a four hour forging session combining the Overview with a Forging Hooks. (*This Overview is required for anyone who is interested in taking further blacksmithing classes with Calypso.) In this session you will be introduced to the blacksmith shop … Continue reading →

Forging Wolf Jaw Tongs

In this Forging session we will hammer out a set of Wolf Jaw tongs. Wolf Jaw tongs are very adaptable to a variety of stock, and we will examine different jaw structures. The tongs have a triple offset in the … Continue reading →

Blacksmithing Overview & Hooks

This is a four hour forging session combining the Overview with a Forging Hooks. (*This Overview is required for anyone who is interested in taking further blacksmithing classes with Calypso.) In this session you will be introduced to the blacksmith shop … Continue reading →

Forging On – Open Shop Project Time

This is a NEW class style based on the Open Shop idea.  Registration is still required.  In this Forging Session we will have the freedom to work on your own project or just practice your blacksmithing skills.  The Instructor will … Continue reading →

Forging On – Open Shop Project Time

This is a NEW class style based on the Open Shop idea.  Registration is still required.  In this Forging Session we will have the freedom to work on your own project or just practice your blacksmithing skills.  The Instructor will … Continue reading →

Viking Knives : Day 2

This two day class will introduce you to the world of tool steel from how to work it to the processes of annealing, hardening and tempering.  Day one, we explore the properties of tool steels and we will draw out … Continue reading →

Viking Knives: Day 1 of 2

This two day class will introduce you to the world of tool steel from how to work it to the processes of annealing, hardening and tempering.  Day one, we explore the properties of tool steels and we will draw out … Continue reading →