Video and lectures on diamond hones and Japanese sword making.
Continue with the sharpening of blades. Making a blade. Forging.
Making a blade from Japanese Shiro Gami, white paper steel. Forging using charcoal, grinding, hardening and tempering.
Demonstration for sharpening and tuning the tools that students bring.
Open house to include all tools that have not been dealt with.
Continue with the tuning of additional tools. Lecture on carbon steel.
Open discussion on the techniques used. Where to buy materials and tools.
Non-residential course fee: £315
Fully inclusive residential course fee:
Shared bathroom facilities £435
Standard room with private bathroom facilities £477
Superior room with private bathroom facilities £501
HOW TO BOOK
Please complete one booking form, or copy of form, per person per course and enclose a deposit for each course booked. On receipt of your booking, we will send all the further details you will need for your visit, including the course details, full details of cancellation conditions and your final payment slip. Travel instructions will be sent to all students.