Bonika Shears


Las Vegas Shear Sharpening School


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Wednesday May 14 or Wednesday June 9, 2021 Shear / Scissors sharpening class / school / training in Las Vegas, NV

Learn to sharpen scissors in a small group setting. Limited to 3 students!

Class is $500.00 each. (You will be sent the class location along with video training links to view before the class)

Can't make this class?? We will have another Las Vegas Sharpening class in the summer. Get your name on the waiting list. 

This class is the basics of sharpening. Great for the first time sharpening or as a review or refresher. 8:45 AM - 3:45 PM

Taught by Bonnie Megowan of Bonika Shears.

  • The basics of shear sharpening on a flathone
  • Learn how to recognize a bevel and convex edge
  • Understanding the rideline, it's significance and how to address it
  • Discussion of alignment and pivot screw adjustment
  • Angle selection and customizing the edge for your client
  • Convex Shear Sharpening demonstration and practice
  • Beveled edge shear sharpening demonstration
  • PVD coated shears
  • Lefties 
  • Thinning shears and texturizers
  • Repair and correction of other sharpening
  • Trouble shooting
  • Hands-on practice
  • Marketing and setting up your route 

Each class includes a links to watch 8+ hours of instructional videos plus a training manual. These alone are a $400.00 value. (The training manual will be available as a download, we will send the video links along with details of the meeting location.) Those completing the class will receive a certificate. Those training with a Scimech Flathone will also be authorized as a Bonika Warranty Service Tech. 

Please bring your own flathone and equipment or arrange to purchase one before coming to class.