Due to the popularity of this course, we have used up all of our recycled materials. Once we can source more materials we can run this course again. So sit tight and send us an email if you’d be interested in the future.
Learn how to make your own knife out of natural and recycled materials.
Knife design includes a wooden handle and a metal blade, both shaped by you.
The workshop will also cover some basics on bush knives, and knife sharpening.
COST: $250/person. All materials included. Each participant will take the home a knife they made!
Where: A bushland private property in Monkerai, a 30min drive from Dungog , NSW.
Accommodation: Bring your own tent, sleeping mat and sleeping bag/blankets for camping on-site. The camping area has shady trees, a private outdoor camp shower, composting toilets, a fireplace set up for cooking, a gas cooker, a big esky and tank water. You are welcome to bring friends/family to camp with you.
Food: We will provide a bush food morning tea on Saturday and Sunday. You will need to bring your own lunch, breakfast and dinner. Bring your own eating utensils, cooking pots etc.
What to bring for the workshop: We will provide all materials and safety equipment. You should dress for workshop conditions: there will be sparks and fine sharp metal filings. Wear robust cotton clothes that you don’t mind getting dirty. Covered shoes are necessary.