Private Blacksmithing Classes

Information About Private Blacksmithing Classes at Brown County Forge

We regularly work with small groups in private blacksmithing classes at the shop.

With a minimum of two people attending, we can schedule a class most days of the week.

This arrangement works well for family classes as well as work groups.

What Blacksmithing Projects Can We Make in a Private Class?

The most requested project is a hand-forged knife shown below.

Knife Making Classes Indiana - Brown County Forge

We start with a high carbon railroad spike and forge it into shape.

We then grind, heat treat, polish, and sharpen it.

All students leave with their completed project.

This class costs $240 per person.

Other options:

  • Fireplace tools – $180 per person
  • Hooks – $120 per person
  • Pot racks – $150 per person
  • Personalized Bottle Openers – $60 per person
  • Have an idea? Just ask!

How to Schedule a Private Class

  1. Have a minimum of two and up to four people attending.
  2. Contact Brown County Forge via email: to discuss dates.
  3. After deciding on a date, I will send payment details.
  4. Once payment clears, your class is booked and you will receive email confirmation.
  5. Get ready for class! What to wear, what to bring, and directions are available on the Class Details page.