2015 Bill Gichner Memorial Hammer-in

The Annual Bill Gichner Memorial Hammer-In at the Hutchison Brothers farm in Cordova, Maryland, will soon be here.  The event will be held on January 9 -11. This year’s demonstrator is Allan Kress from Alabama.  Allan is a full-time blacksmith from Alabama. His work is hand forged, usually in a gas forge. Inspired by nature, the work has an organic feel to it and occasionally a sense of humor. Monday January 12, there will be a copper repousse’ class, Allison Bohorfoush will be the instructor. Cost is $85 materials included in fee. This is separate event and the cost is not included in the Gichner Registration. Click here for registration form.  For more information on Allan’s work and on Allison’s Monday class click here.