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Knife Handle Making

Knife Handle Making

When:

  • Fri 7 Feb, 10:00am – 4:30pm
  • Fri 6 Mar, 10:00am – 4:30pm
  • Fri 27 Mar, 10:00am – 4:30pm
  • Fri 24 Apr, 10:00am – 4:30pm
  • Fri 15 May, 10:00am – 4:30pm
  • Fri 12 Jun, 10:00am – 4:30pm
  • Fri 3 Jul, 10:00am – 4:30pm
  • Fri 31 Jul, 10:00am – 4:30pm
  • Fri 21 Aug, 10:00am – 4:30pm
  • Fri 11 Sep, 10:00am – 4:30pm
  • Fri 2 Oct, 10:00am – 4:30pm
  • Mon 30 Nov ’20, 10:00am – 4:30pm
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Where:

Stackhouse Knives, 11 Waiu St, Lower Hutt

Restrictions:

R13

Ticket Information:

1 Day / 10am to 4:30pm | $80 (includes materials).

Want to give your knife new life? or restore a family heirloom?
In this class you can bring along your own knife to re-handle or, create a handle to use on a future knife, such as in one of our knife making classes. You will choose a material (wood or antler), shape it and personalise it with carving and simple inlay. Classes can take up to ten students. If you are re-handling a knife please bring it to the class!

This class will cover:
- An introduction to carving practice, examples and carving resources
- Common carving materials, where to find them and how to prepare them
- Design phase, considerations of material and form
- Carving tools, an Introduction to hand and power tools used for carving
- Creating your carving!
- Finishing touches, polishing and staining (and attaching handle if you have brought a knife with you.

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