Arts & Arms: Stock Carving & Silver Wire Inlay
October 9 @ 8:00 am - 5:00 pm
One event on October 10, 2019 at 8:00 am
One event on October 11, 2019 at 8:00 am
Master gunsmith John Schippers will help you learn the basics of two fundamental techniques of decorating long rifles, tomahawks and knives: relief carving and silver wire inlay. Utilizing practice pieces, you will learn how to design and execute decorative motifs, and make your own tools and keep them sharp. You’ll also pick up other tips and techniques from John that he has mastered over his 50 year career as a gunsmith. Tools and materials are required.
Wednesday, October 9 @ 1-5 p.m.
Thursday & Friday, October 10 & 11 @ 8 a.m.-5 p.m.