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live recording-fitzall podcast
Join hosts, Jimmy, Eric, and Andrew for a live recording of the fitZall Podcast, a show about antique/vintage tools and the people who love them, as they discuss their experiences finding and using specific tools, the stories surrounding them, picking, history, and restoration.
Watch Forged in Fire Champion, professional blacksmith, and author, Liam Hoffman demonstrate the artisan blacksmithing techniques he uses to create legacy tools, axes, and knives handmade to be passed down generation to generation.
Tig/gtaw welding class
Join Jim Bollinger from DoRite Fabrication for an in-depth instructional presentation on TIG welding. Get there early! Last year this class was standing room only.
Join professional blacksmith Roy Adams from Christ Centered Ironworks for an instructional presentation on blacksmithing. Specializing in hand forged home decor and sculpture, his ornamental ironwork combines beauty with function.
beekeeping & honey extraction
Join Blake Kirby from Daddykirbs Farm for an instructional presentation on the methods of beekeeping, honey extraction, and beeswax processing he utilizes on his homestead.
Watch and learn with potter Hannah Perry, in an interactive demonstration of pottery throwing and carving, with instructional guidance on the techniques she uses to create her one of kind ceramics.
Join Jason Marburger, creator of the Fireball Tool Square as he demonstrates his proprietary techniques and tips for welding and fabricating for both in the shop and in the field.
Learn how to operate a mill with Quinn from Blondihacks, as she breaks down the process in a presentation she calls, "Getting to First Chips" designed for first-time machinists but enjoyable for all.
iron casting presentation
Join Clarke Easterling from Windy Hill Foundry and step back in time to the foundries of old, as he teaches tips, tricks, and techniques while casting an iron anvil.