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Arts and Arms Making Workshops


Explore the world of historic trades at Conner Prairie’s annual Arts and Arms Making Workshop as you work alongside some of the nation’s best craftsmen.

Master engraver and author of Engraving Historic Firearms, John Schippers, shows you the art of metal engraving. Using practice pieces, you’ll learn basic design, tool selection and sharpening techniques. Tools required. Also, you’ll have the opportunity at the bench to practice and receive critique on the techniques learned in class. Tools required. Please note, this class meets weekdays beginning October 9 through October 13 from 8 am-5 pm. By clicking on "purchase tickets" below, you are able to register once for all five sessions.

$545 ($525/member)
Ages 18+


  • October 9, 2017 - October 13, 2017 8:00 AM - 5:00 PM
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