April 6 -8, 2018 - Class has filled for 2018 - watch for 2019 dates to be added soon
Cost of workshop which includes meals and lodging: $525. There is no additional fee for materials.
All Southern Ohio Artisan Workshops are held at Canter's Cave in Jackson Ohio.
Learn how to create a backwoods American knife with Woodbury School masters Hershel and John House.
Experience the satisfaction of creating your very own handmade knife.
Working with hammer and steel at the coal forge and anvil, you will learn how to hand forge and temper a knife blade which you will use to construct your own Woodbury style knife.
Properly used and cared for, your new knife will provide you with years of service.
Blacksmithing / knife making experience is a plus, but not a requirement for registration - beginners are welcome. Basic raw materials and common hand tools are used. Work stations with forges and anvils, plus coal and steel are provided.