This class is for begining knifemakers. Students will be introduced to the concepts and techniques needed to make a full tang knife. Students will be instructed regarding safe shop practices, the use of tools/equipment, and metal selection. Blade function and various blade designs will be discussed. The skills of hand forging to shape, normalizing, heat treating, grinding, tempering, blade finishing (hand sanding, handle design and construction) will be taught. Instructor: Josh Lyle
Location: 3300 building, room 3327
Course Code Date Time
CSP 4000 24250 3/5 – 4/23 6-10 p.m.
Registration Deadline: 2/26
Please click here to begin the registration process or call 828.565.4240