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Knife care workshop

Knife care workshop

Duration:2 hours total
Includes:Equipment
Languages:Offered in English

About your host

Born and raised in Germany, I moved to the United States at age 18 to study Industrial Design at the Savannah College of Art and Design. There I started my career as a designer and knifemaker. I can´t stand a dull knife and neither can you! Let me show you how to properly take care of your kitchen tools.
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What we’ll do

We´ll begin with a tour of the knifemaking shop and I will talk you through the steps it takes to manufacture a fully functional knife. Then I will give a sharpening demo on traditional whetstones - After that it´s your turn to try it! I will also go over the care of chef knive, how to hone them, polish them, touch the handles up and sand them. On request I will also go over sheath making and give…

What I’ll provide

Equipment
Tools Traditional whetstones, Leather strop, tour of knifemaking equipment and machines, Sheath making supplies

What to bring

I will provide knives for the demo but feel free to bring your own knives to sharpen.

Where you'll be

The main location will be the kitchen of the Butterfly house where we will do most of the activities. Other locations include the knife shop where all knifemaking tools and machines will be displayed and the backyard where we will do the sharpening demo.

Keep these in mind

Cancellation policy

Any experience can be cancelled and fully refunded within 24 hours of purchase.

Communication policy

Always communicate through Airbnb. To protect your payment, never transfer money or communicate outside of the Airbnb website or app.

Guest requirements

Up to 5 guests ages 16 and up can attend.
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craft class
Knife care workshop
New experience
£30 per person
New experience
£30 per person