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Japanese Chef Knife Making Workshop Blacksmithing
Brisbane

Partner Name: Savage Custom Knives

Address: 73 Keogh St West Ipswich QLD 430

People: 4

Come spend a day forging out a chef knife and go home with your very own hand-forged chef knife. Made from high carbon steel with a Japanese wa handle.

In this class, which is suitable for beginners, you will experience shaping your own knife with hammer and fire, as well as learn a bit about the forge, anvil, tools and techniques used in blacksmithing.

In this workshop, we will forge out your own chef knife, heat-treat it yourself, grind it to shape and attach a pre-made Japanese wa handle.

Things we cover in our classes -

  • The whole Blacksmith knife building process from start to finish
  • Hammer Techniques
  • Forging Techniques
  • Designing a knife
  • Shaping the knife
  • Heat treating carbon steel in the gas forge
  • Hand grinding techniques on the 2x72 grinder
  • Time management
  • Knife instruction and care
  • How to advertise yourself and your product
  • How to take photos of your products to get the most interest
  • How to price your products
  • Workshop safety and OHS
  • Machine finishing knife style
  • Going through the recommended tools to begin the hobby of knife making


This class is beginner-friendly, no experience is required. This class is great for solos or groups and is a perfect gift for a friend or loved one.


Come learn the ancient art of Blacksmithing!


We also now offer free engraving on all class knives. Want your initials? Want it to be a gift and have a phrase? We can do it all for you!


You also keep the knives you make in the class - valued at $500!

We're conveniently located in Ipswich 4305. Classes can be booked on weekdays or weekends.

If you have any questions or need a custom date not listed please give me a call 0420555606


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Themed Gift box

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Standard Australia Post delivery is free.
Get your gift delivered express in 2 business days for $10 (delivery option checkout).

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Offer a one-of-a-kind birthday gift with this cover as unique as your recipient.


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Gift this Christmas a We Wander Experience Gift Box with a limited edition art cover by Grimm-Hewitt, and WilsonPayne.

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