Summon your Viking ancestors in the next course in our historic weaponry series :
The Viking Broadsword!
In this 6 days (26+ hrs) advanced blade-smithing course you will make your bespoke high performance blade Viking Warriors have prized above all other things! Be prepared for hard work!! It will not be child's play, but the results will be magnificent!
Students will hand-forge their own high carbon spring steel blade with hands on step by step instruction. Student will also have the opportunity to hand-carve the pommel and guard out of wax and utilize a traditional lost-wax casting method to pour their own pieces out of brass, solder them onto the blade and finish their pieces by grinding, polishing and antiquing as preferred. This course will also teach advanced grinding techniques, including the grinding of a fuller.
All tools, materials and hands on instruction to complete your blade and hardware will be provided.
Course Schedule : 2 weekends in a row. Additional time will be added during regular open forge hours for fit & finish.
Friday, March 17, 6PM -9PM
Saturday March 18, 12PM - 5PM
Sunday March 19, 12PM - 5PM
Friday, March 24, 6PM -9PM
Saturday, March 25, 12PM - 5PM
Sunday, March 26, 12PM - 5PM
If you never forged before, start with our Introduction to blacksmithing workshop now and follow with introduction to knife making before you attempt this course! It's for the seasoned smithies, but you can get there if you start now !
Prerequisites: Introduction to Blacksmithing and Knife making weekend course.
Location & Contact Details
205 NW 16th St, Pompano Beach, Florida, USA
Cancellation Policy: Since most of our workshops book up months in advance...If you must, please only cancel or reschedule 72 hours prior to your appointment out of courtesy to people on our wait-lists. Inside of the 72 hour window we reserve the right not to refund or reschedule. Thank you for your understanding