Collection: Forge on the Farm Classes

Come on out to the Farm!

Bryan Mathis - FD Leatherworks will be hosting and instructing Leatherworking. Chad Bowlin - Black Hog Knives will be instructing all Knife Forging

This is a 2 day, 2 night forging and leather working event, taking place on a 17 acre farm in beautiful Deleon Springs FL. Participants will forge their own hidden tang knife with deer antler handle, as well as craft their own leather sheath.
Participants have the option to camp out on the farm if they choose (tents and camp gear not provided), 30 amp RV power hookups will be available for small additional fee.
There will be a cook out on both days, breakfast, lunch, and dinner will be provided on day 1. Breakfast and lunch on day 2. More details on menu will be provided before the event date.

Participants are welcome to arrive the Friday before class at 3pm to set up camp if they would like.

Day 1 will be forging, profiling, and heat treating your blade. All blades will be hidden tang, with a forged finish.

Day 2 will be split into 2 groups for leather working and blades finishing. No matter which group you are in, you will finish your blades and sheath on the same day.

Start time will be 8am and run until 6pm. There will be a 90min break for lunch each day.