After more than 30,000 hours of experience in his craft Jason shares his passion for why he forges steel into beautiful and functional works of art. You will experience digital access to Jason’s studio, learn about the tools he trusts, and follow his process from design to delivery. Jason’s unique techniques for shaping steel, heat treating, and handle design all contribute to his production of one of the most loved blades in the knife industry, the Brute de Forge Chopper..
CANISTER DAMASCUS FEATURING
MASTERSMITH STEVE SCHWARZER
Producing Canister Damascus is a coveted steel compositing process that takes skill, practice and patience. Only a few, talented makers know and understand the skills necessary to create this unique metal. In this course, Mastersmith Steve Schwarzer, one of the pioneers of the technique, will walk you through his process and show you how to achieve consistent results in your composite work.
Chef’s knives are the most widely known and used type of blade in the world but in this class, Jason Knight teaches how to make a chef’s knife that goes well beyond the run-of-the-mill standard. With very specific parameters and specifications, Jason teaches his process for producing this functioning work of art, the Integral Chef’s Knife.