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Friday
18
MAY

Blacksmith's Weekend

14:00
16:00
Turtle Island Preserve
Event organized by Turtle Island Preserve

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Old time traditional techniques and lore will be explored, exemplified, demonstrated, and celebrated during this weekend workshop. You will get lots of hands-on experience. Our professional blacksmiths and teachers will attentively guide you on this 3-day weekend long journey back into our American roots.

Try your hand at making a hook, hoof pick, candle holder, or fire poker. More importantly learn foundational techniques that can enlighten an aspect of our history or guide you into becoming more deeply involved in this empowering trade.

This event is open to a small group of adults only. (Special exceptions can sometimes be made for mature minors who are accompanied by a chaperoning parent.) *All tools and materials provided* This workshop is geared towards beginners but advanced students are also welcome...

Details:
Date/Time: May 18-20, 2018 Arrival 2pm Friday - Departure 5pm Sunday

Available Spaces: limited to 12 adults (no unchaperoned minors)

Cost: $300 (hot meals & overnight rustic lodging included)

Cancellations: non-refundable deposit (1/2 of total) is retained for all cancellations