Basic patterns will be included in this detailed study of Damascus Steel. Attention will also be given to pattern variations, pattern manipulation, etc. By the completion of this course, a student is expected to be able to consistently produce Damascus blades of excellent quality in a variety of patterns. As a prerequisite, participants should have completed Introduction to Bladesmithing at Texarkana College, or have reached the level of Journeyman Smith.
Maximum Enrollment: 8 students
Class is held 7 a.m. – 5 p.m., M-F for 1 week/48 hours
- March 2-6, 2020 // Instructor: Chris Marks, MS