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    Classes are conducted by Jeremy Eichelberger, and held in Gettysburg, Pennsylvania.  Class sizes are limited to allow for a more thorough interaction between instructor and student.

     Seated within Historic Gettysburg, the facility is located within short walking distance of several hotels, shops, historical sites, and dining establishments.  Free on-site parking is available for all class participants. 

 

               Current class selections are listed below.  **Private classes and special dates are available upon request.**

* GIFT CERTIFICATES * for classes are available for purchase HERE

All students must be 18 years of age or older.

Classes are Currently Unavailable

2 Day Bladesmithing Class

Currently Unavailable

In this intensive 2-day knife making class, students will learn the skills of a bladesmith, cutler, and leatherworker.  Blades will be forged, heat treated, and polished before being fitted with wooden handle scales, and a custom leather sheath.  All of the core aspects of the art of knife making are covered, as well as the use of tools and equipment unique to the craft. 

Duration: 2 Days

Cost: $550

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1 Day Knife Making Class

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A single day knifemaking class with a focus on forging and hot work.  In this introductory class, students forge their own camp, hunting, or tactical knife with a paracord handle wrap.  The basics of forging, grinding, heat treating, polishing, and sharpening are covered, along with several variations of cord wrapping techniques.

Duration: 8 hours

Cost: $250

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3 Day Damascus Knife Class

Currently Unavailable

 Learn the art and science of pattern welded steel in this intensive, 3 day damascus knife making course.  Students will create their own billet of pattern welded damascus steel, and forge the created material into a completed knife.  The class completes with the final polishing and assembly of the blade and grip material, and the creation of a custom leather sheath.

While this is the most comprehensive knife making class presently available, no prior experience is required.

Duration: 3 days

Cost: $750

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