3rd New England Hammer In
July 15 through 17, 2011
Offered by the American Bladesmith Society, Inc.
Hosted by the New England School of Metalwork
Location: New England School of Metalwork
9 Albiston Way
Auburn, Maine 04210
Directions: Google Maps
Contact: Dr. Jim Batson at 256-971-6860 or firstname.lastname@example.org for more information
Pre-Register and pay the $55 Registration fee online in the Store
or Cindy Sheely, ABS Office Manager at email@example.com or (419) 832-0400
Event Schedule: New England Flyer 2011.pdf
Lin Rhea, MS - Forging, grinding, heat treating a camp knife to pass the JS Performance Test
Christoph Deringer, MS - Damascus steel
J.D. Smith, MS - Grinding, Hand Finished Blade, Filework
Jim Batson, MS - Handles and Guards, Quality Assurance
Mace Vitale, JS - Preparing for the Journeyman Smith Test, Auctioneer
Butch Sheely, JS - Forging Tomahawks
Nick Rossi - Green Coal, Hands on Forging
Herb Kettell - Green Coal, Hands on Forging
The Fireside Inn, 207-777-1777, 2 double beds, $60 plus tax, Washington St, Auburn, ME.
Ramada Inn, 207-784-2331. 2 double beds, $85.50, 490 Pleasant St., Lewiston, ME
Participate in the Cutting Demonstrations. Bring a sharp knife, 15” or less in length
with a blade no longer than 10”. The handle should be pinned & with a safety lanyard.
Get your $55 Pre-Registration Fee in early and plan to attend Demonstrators Dinner on Thursday night.
Please mail registration form & check to the ABS Store
or register through the ABS Store on the website.