We had a great turnout at our first meeting at our new host shop at the Rochester Arc and Flame Center! We had fifteen members including two brand new members and two long lost members who have returned to the group. (Gene, I’ll get you the info ASAP!) John Rausch demonstrated a decorative pineapple twist with finial and everyone got […]
Check out Norm checking out blacksmithing. Why restore a beautiful old home and then buy your hardware at a box store! Blacksmithing on This Old House (segment starts @ 6:45 in)
Reminder, our first full meeting at our new home at the Rochester Arc and Flame Center will be held on Saturday 1/21/12. Coffee and Donuts at 8AM. Demo starts at 9. John Rausch will walk us through making a pineapple twist. Stock will be available for you to try. Time willing, we will also make some tooling for the shop. […]
Here is the info for the January Southern Tier Meeting. 9:00-12:00 Blacksmith Sign Design & Fabrication 12:00-1:00 Lunch – To be provided 1:00-3:00 Continue Sign Project What to bring: Bring your design ideas for the sign. We will make a full size sketch of the sign and then start fabrication of the frame and elements. The sign will be raffled off […]
Hey all, we did an early morning demonstration for the new school this week. We were even able to plug the NYSDB! Check it out at this link, just don’t make too much fun of my TV nervousness. Thanks!
With the official ribbon cutting last night and the grand opening today, Rochester and all of western New York now has a premier blacksmithing school. One of only a handful in the country, this is a dream made real by the incredibly hard work of dozens of people. The New York State Designer Blacksmiths Association is proud to be a […]
Hey All! Be sure to check it out this Saturday from 10am to 5pm. Find the details here.