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Diminished Diameter Forging

June 15-17, 2018 Learn techniques to create dramatic designs from heavy gauge sterling or copper wire. Hammers, rolling mill, draw plates, upright sander, files, sand paper and buffers are only some of the tools used to coordinate what you design ...

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Forming Dynamics: Vessels Plus

July 6-10, 2018 We will be exploring, and exploiting the range of dynamics which copper offers. Participants will learn angle raising using a variety of hand and vice tools, from tradition to alternative. We will also learn techniques in synclasti...

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2018 SNAG Lifetime Achievement Award, Sharon Church

SNAG is pleased to announce that the 2018 Lifetime Achievement Award recipient is Sharon Church. She will be given her award at the opening of SNAG’s 2018 MADE conference in Portland, Oregon on Thursday, May 24.

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Reception to Welcome Mia Hall to Penland

Join the Center for Craft and SNAG on February 23, 2018, 5:30-7:30pm, for a reception to welcome Mia Hall as the new Director of Penland School of Crafts.

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