Bonika Shears


Sharpeners Jam Registration


 The Sharpeners Jam is the oldest continuing event for Salon and Groomer Sharpeners. It occurs annually hosted by Bonika Shears.

On-line and in person hands on classes will be available this year.

Presentation Dates: April 23-April 27, 2022 .

(Pre-recorded presentations available til June 1, 2022. Live viewing schedule updated closer to the event. )

In-Person Location: Anna Holbrook Building - 137 CS Floyd Rd, Loganville, Georgia (Outside Atlanta, GA)

This will be an on-line event hosted by Bonika Shears. Each evening there will be presentations by internationally renown educators in the shear and blade sharpening community.

Please join the group  for updates for the Jam and Sharpening Jam Ideas Contest. 

Free Sharpeners Jam Registration entitles you to:

  • Participation in the Sharpeners Jam Idea Contest, entry and voting
  • On-Line viewing of the keynote presentation by Ramon Eickert Monday, April 25th
  • Entry to the vendor room in Loganville on Monday, April 25th
  • Marketing classes with Gene Megowan a the Bonika Shears office held concurrently with the in-person classes at the Sharpeners Jam
  • Bonika Shears Garage Sale - held on-line and concluded at the in-person Sharpeners Jam

VIP Registration entitles you to: ($120.00 )

  • All of the above, PLUS
  • All the on-line presentations
  • Access to one of the hands-on workshop if you are able to join us in Loganville. Additional classes will be $120 (or less - see prices) 
  • Access to the private section of the Bonika Shears website for VIP registrants. This section has private videos from the 2021 Sharpeners Jam. 

VIP Plus Registration entitles you to: ($900)

  • All of the above
  • All 9 hands-on workshops at the in-person Sharpeners Jam
  • Free Sharpeners Jam T-Shirt
  • First early viewing of the Sharpeners Jam Garage Sale


Workshop Choices:

Link for Educators 

Link for Detailed Class descriptions and Schedule to come. 

  • Saturday: 9AM Ridelines - Brooks
  • Saturday: 1:30PM Set - Brooks
  • Sunday: 9AM Shears Corrections - Brooks & Eickert
  • Sunday: 1:30PM Shears - Eickert
  • Tuesday 9AM ISSA- Megowan
  • Tuesday 1:00PM Free-Hand - O'Donnell
  • Tuesday 4PM Knives-Sturm
  • Wednesday 9AM Blades - Sturm
  • Wednesday 1:30PM Repair - Sturm

Quality Inn Hotel Loganville -  Reservation Link 

4200 Atlanta Highway 78, Loganville, GA 30052 Phone: 770-554-9955 Group Name: Sharpeners Jam # RN93F7  Must reserve before April 15th.  
Hotel is about 1/4mile from the Anna Holbrook Bldg and 1 mile from Bonika Shears. Close to restaurants and shopping.