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Knife Making Workshop

August 26 @ 9:00 am - 3:00 pm

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An event every week that begins at 9:00am on Sunday, repeating until September 2, 2018

Forge your own blade with our blacksmith, Dakota Douglas.  You will learn through hands on experience how to turn raw steel into a serviceable tool from heating and hammering to the tempering process. This 4 part Blacksmithing series will begin on August 12 and run every Sunday for the month of August and conclude on Sunday September 2nd(Labor Day Weekend).  Below is a tentative schedule for each week. Note: If you would like to make a different tool than what we are offering that week we will work with you to accommodate your interests.

August 12th: During this workshop we will be helping you craft a a “puukko-style” knife which is a small traditional Finnish general purpose belt knife with a single curved cutting edge and, usually, a flat back.

August 19th: TBA or Based on Interest

August 26th: TBA or Based on Interest

September 2nd: TBA or Based on Interest

Cost: $80.00 includes materials and instructor costs as well as your finished knife you will take home.


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For more information contact: [email protected]


August 26
9:00 am - 3:00 pm
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Ryan Busby


Maine Primitive Skills School
716 Church Hill Road
Augusta, ME 04330 United States
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