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River Arts Presents - Blacksmithing Workshop with Lucian Avery

River Arts Presents - Blacksmithing Workshop with Lucian Avery Hardwick Vermont


posted at 3:41 pm Thu Oct 30th, 2014 by (WherezIt_Staff)

River Arts is offering the adventurous an opportunity to work with Blacksmith Lucian Avery at his forge in Hardwick Saturday, November 22, 1:00 - 5:00p.m..

Adults and teens are invited to explore the basics of blacksmithing while making some "mighty" hooks in this one day workshop. Participants will start out with step by step instructions and demonstrations. Once the first project is complete, participants may embark on their own designs. Safety equipment provided. Fee. Pre-registration required.

Lucian Avery started blacksmithing in 1992 and has forged a wide array of custom pieces, working with designers, builders and home-owners from across the country. Ranging from thumb latches for historic buildings to stair railings, fire tools and garden gates, his work has been featured in "Modern Masters" on Home and Garden Television, Ski Magazine's "Mountain Home" magazine, British Artist Blacksmith's Association magazine "Artist Blacksmith", and "This Old House" to name a few. Avery has experience teaching his craft as well, providing instruction for blacksmithing classes at The Shelburne Museum in Vermont, New England School of Metalwork in Auburn, ME and has hosted apprenticeships at his forge through the Vermont Folklife Center. Avery resides in Hardwick.

River Arts, a nonprofit organization dedicated to enriching the community through the arts, is located in Morrisville, VT.. For more information, or to register, call 802-888-1261, or visit their website at www.riverartsvt.org.

Relevant Address(es):
Morrisville, VT 05661 (Set as Local)
Hardwick, VT 05843 (Set as Local)

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