Monthly Archives: March 2014


      Hi there, Just a quick reminder, The ONTARIO KNIFE COMPANY TOUR in FRANKLINVILLE is this THURSDAY, APRIL 3rd From 10:00 am until 11:30. The plant only operates a few days during the week so the tour is set for that time when everything is operating. We plan to meet up at the Maple Haven Restaurant which is […]

March Genesee Region meeting

This coming Saturday, March 15th is our monthly meeting. We will meet at our shop in the Rochester Arc and Flame building at 125 Fedex Way in Gates. 8am  Arrival, Coffee/Donuts, General kabitzing, open forging 9am Demonstration followed by more open forging 11:00 Iron in the Hat (please bring a forged item or useful tool – no junk please) 11:30 […]

Adirondack March meeting

Members     Due to scheduling conflicts, this month’s meeting has been moved from March 15th to March 29th.  The meeting will still take place at Marty’s place and Scott Ouderkick will be on hand to give us a drawing/sketching class.  Sorry if this messes anyone up but it was necessary.  Any questions or concerns email me.  I’ll send another email […]

Damascus class

DAMASCUS WORKSHOP Next Niagara Region Meeting March 9th – Usual Place (1 Roberts Av) Andrei Hand will show us/teach us/guide us in making a Damascus billet pendant. We will provide made up packs to forge into billets for the first 12 who sign in. Using the 4 coal forges to weld and form the billets, then grind, polish and acid […]