Handles & Guards

Includes detailed information on handles, both full-tang and narrow tang, guards, butt caps, decorative file work, spiral dagger handles, silver inlay work, finished blades, etc. Students will be instructed on how to make a professional looking knife. Participants are expected to possess the skill and knowledge necessary to forge and grind blades before taking this course. Students should bring finished blades to class.

Maximum Enrollment: 6 students in Fall 2019, 8 students in Spring 2020
Class is held 7 a.m. – 5 p.m., M-F for 1 week/48 hours

Upcoming Classes

Students must register online through Texarkana College’s Community & Business Education Center. If you need assistance, please call (903) 823-3270 or email continuing.ed@texarkanacollege.edu.

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Course location
Texarkana College
2500 N Robison Rd, Texarkana, TX 75599

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