Group Camp Axe Workshop - Saturday, July 29, 2017

In this workshop you will use hand techniques to make camp axe with a head weight of about 1.5lbs.

The class proceed as follows, with each step demonstrated by me, Paul Krzyszkowski:

  • Work in pairs as a striker and director to forge your axe
  • Rough grind 
  • Harden
  • Secure handle to head
  • Sharpen

*Rough grinding and sharpening will be performed by myself

You will take home what you make.

The course fee is $275 CAD + HST, reserve your spot HERE

You must be 18 years of age to take this class.

*I can also host your private corporate or bachelor group on a custom date.



FAQ

Address

My new shop is located in St. Catharines, Ontario. The nearest intersection is Welland ave/Cushman rd, just off the QEW.

I will email my shop address once the course fee has been paid

Class Time

Classes will begin 9 am and run until about 5-6 pm

Food

There are many restaurants within walking distance of my shop located along Welland Ave.

Facilities

At the workshop there is a washroom and toaster oven.

Clothing

Please wear non-synthetic clothing such as jeans and a cotton t-shirt. Leather boots, ideally steel toed, are preferred. Keep in mind you will be getting dirty, so it's best to bring old clothes.

PPE

If you have any preferred personal protective equipment, you are welcomed to bring it to the class. I will also be supplying safety glasses, ear plugs, and gloves.

Waiver

You will be required to sign a waiver before beginning the class. 

 

April 2017

April 2017

March 2017 

March 2017 

My new shop in St. Catharines, Ontario

My new shop in St. Catharines, Ontario



Below are some photos and videos of one-on-one classes done in my old shop in Toronto

Richard standing with his newly made axe

Richard standing with his newly made axe

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