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No Experience/Beginner 

3-Day (Sat-Mon)

Instructor: Jared Ondovchik

Come and learn basics skills of bladesmithing all while forging your own handmade knife. No prior experience is necessary as Jared will guide you step by step through the process. Over the course of three-days you will learn hammer techniques, basic tool terminology, and the fundamentals of heat-treating a carbon steel knife. At the end of the workshop you will leave with your own hand forged knife.  

Jared Ondovchik is a full time blacksmith/bladesmith in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania. He made his first knife 11 years ago and fell in love with the process. While knives are still his primary focus, Jared enjoys hand forging whatever someone might request if him. 

Website: artifact-metalworks.com
Instagram: @artifactmetalworks

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