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Puukko: Bladesmithing Intensive

June 15 & 16 - 10:30 AM - 8:00 PM (with 1 ½  hour break for lunch)

Puukkos are a traditional Nordic "everyday" knife, and are used for everything from hunting and fishing to kitchen and garden work. This class will take you through the forging and finishing of a Puukko.

PREREQUISITES: 2 Introduction to Bladesmithing classes and 2 Knife Grinding classes

Please arrive for your class at least thirty minutes before the scheduled start time. Wear non flammable (high cotton content) long sleeved shirt and long pants and closed toe shoes. If you have a respirator, please bring it to class. Also bring plenty of water and be sure to eat a hearty meal before class. We will have a 1 ½ hour lunch break each day. Lunch is not provided. Please bring a lunch from home or plan to eat at one of the many local restaurants near the shop.