19th Annual Blacksmith Days

May 19-20, 2007

at the

Carroll County Farm Museum Westminster, Maryland

 

                                 Featuring

 Dorothy Stiegler    Becky Little       Nick Vincent

       Sutter Creek, California                  Nova Scotia, Canada                   Union Bridge, Maryland

           Flowers in Bronze                         Decorative Mobiles                   BGCM Founding Member

     Using More Than 1 Striker             Power Hammer Tooling             Production Tools and Jigs

Forged Iron Auction 4:30PM Saturday

                                                                            Forged Items Contests

      Other Demonstrations                        Prizes Awarded

Bladesmithing ............... Dave Morgan                            1.  Flower  2. Knife       

Brass Casting ........ Walter VanAlstine                     On Site Forging Contest

Iron Kiss Hammers........ John Larson            Forged Iron Auction 4:30 PM Saturday  

Repousse ..................... Kerry Stagmer                             Admission:

Leather Work .............. Marvin Shipley          $30.00  In Advance  $40.00 At Gate

Carving .......................... Teddy Gregor                    (Includes Lunch   Sat & Sun)       

Mountain Men                 Bill Chestnut             Sat Dinner $8.00 Extra (In Advance Only)

   “Tall Tales”.................... & Mark Haines         Public Welcome  Enter from 12:00 to 5:00 PM

“Sheep to Shawl........... Fiber Artists                     for the Regular Farm Museum Entry Fee

 

Eye Protection Required to Watch Demonstrations - Please Remember to Bring Yours

          

Silent Auction Saturday/Sunday

 

Attendee’s  may consign blacksmithing/metal working tools and equipment Consignments subject to 20% auction commission and Maryland sales tax (5%) will be charged.  Include list/description of items to be consigned with registration

 

Portfolio and Forged Items Display Tables

 

Bring examples of your work and/or portfolio to network with other smiths and show the public.  The Farm Museum is open to the Public from 12:00-5:00PM on Saturday and Sunday when they may observe Blacksmith Days activities

 

Blacksmith Days Raffle Items

Drawing 4:30 Pm May 20, 2007 at Blacksmith Days

Carroll County Farm Museum

Tickets available at Sales Table in Pavilion

Tickets - $1.00 Donation - 6 for $5.00 - 13 for $10.00

 

Glass Top Table Forged by Tim Beachley

 

 

Damascus Knife Forged by Gary Anderson

Knife blade is 375 layers of mild steel and spring harrow. 

The handle is curly maple with silver wire inlay, nickel silver guard and butt cap with engraving.

Iron Intentions Forge -  www.ironintentions.com

 

 

Craftsman 6 Inch Bench Grinder with Light

 

 

 

 

 

For Additional Information Contact:

2007 Blacksmith Days Chairman  

Allen Dyer

(410) 531-3965 

 

Blacksmith Days Flyer

Schedule of Events

Advance Registration Deadline Extended to:

May 13, 2007

Registration Form

Directions

 

Accommodations

Best Western

Boston Inn

Days Inn

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Demonstrator Bios

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Auction Items

 

Contest Rules

 

 

Blacksmithing