Learn to make knife and tool sheathes in a variety of traditional and contemporary materials and styles. Everything from introductory level courses through to enough instruction to start your own business.
This course will show you how to use Kydex to make two basic styles of sheath and makes an excellent add-on for our one or two day knife courses. Kydex is an easy-to-form thermoplastic that moulds tightly using minimal equipment and provides excellent protection and retention. Bring two of your favourite knives and walk away with two sheaths and the knowledge of how to make more at home.
This course will show you how to make Japanese Saya sheathes. The Saya is a wooden sheath that is custom-fitted to your knife and provides excellent protection during transport and storage. Bring two of your favorite kitchen knives and walk away with two custom-fitted Saya sheaths and the knowledge of how to make more at home.