Thursday October 26

10:00 AM                             Setup


Friday October 27

8:00 AM     12:00 PM      Guest Artist Demonstrations

8:00 AM     12:00 PM      Blacksmithing Workshops #1                                                Teaching Tent 1

8:00AM       12:00 PM     Blacksmithing Workshop  #2                                                 Teaching Tent 2

8:00 AM      12:00 PM    Chasing & Repousse workshop with Lisa Johnson                 Teaching Tent 3

8:00 AM      12:00 PM        Open Forges                                                                         Teaching Tent 4

                                 12:00 PM        1:00 PM      Lunch Break

                                    1:00 PM       Conference Official Opening

1:00 PM        5:00 PM      Guest Artist Demonstrations

1:00 PM        5:00 PM      Blacksmithing Workshop #1                                                 Teaching Tent 1

1:00 PM         5:00 PM      Blacksmithing Workshop #2                                                Teaching Tent 2

1:00 PM         5:00 PM       Bronze Forging with Jordan Thomas                                  Teaching Tent 3

1:00 PM        5:00 PM       Open Forges                                                                          Teaching Tent 4

                      5:00 PM        7:00 PM      Dinner break–Poolside service available

                      5:30 PM       6:30 PM      FABA Board of Directors Meeting         Hotel Restaurant

7:00 PM                             Forging Contests                                                                  Teaching Tent 4


Saturday October 28

8:00 AM     12:00 PM       Guest Artist Demonstrations

8:00 AM     12:00 PM       Blacksmithing Workshop #1                                                Teaching Tent 1

8:00 AM     12:00 PM      Blacksmithing Workshop #3                                                 Teaching Tent 2

8:00 AM     12:00 PM      Traditional Joinery with Leslie Tharp                                  Teaching Tent 3

8:00 AM     12:00 PM       Open Forges                                                                         Teaching Tent 4

10:00 AM   12:00 PM       Family  Activities                                                                 Family Tent

                                  12:00 PM-    12:30 PM                           Lunch Break

                                  12:30 PM-   1:00 PM                               Iron in the Hat                Paddock

1:00 PM        5:00 PM      Guest Artist Demonstrations

1:00 PM        5:00 PM      Blacksmithing Workshop #4                                                 Teaching Tent 1

1:00 PM         5:00 PM      Blacksmithing Workshop #2                                                Teaching Tent 2

1:00 PM         5:00 PM      Mokume Gane Workshop with Wayne Werner                    Teaching Tent 3

1:00 PM        5:00 PM       Open Forges                                                                          Teaching Tent 4

2:00 PM        4:00 PM       Family Activities                                                                   Family Tent

5:00 PM        6:00 PM      FABA General Membership Meeting & Memorial     Pavilion

Trade Item Exchange

6:00 PM                               Banquet Dinner                                                              Pavilion

6:30 PM          7:00 PM      Auction Preview                                                              Pavilion

7:00 PM                              Benefit Auction                                                               Pavilion


Sunday October 29

8:00 AM      12:00 PM       Guest Artist Demonstrations

8 :00 AM       1:00 PM       Master Workshop with Claudio Bottero                               Demonstrator Tent

8 :00 AM      12:00 PM      Blacksmithing Workshop #5                                                 Teaching Tent 1

8:00 AM      12:00 PM       Blacksmithing Workshop #3                                                 Teaching Tent 2

8:00 AM       12:00 PM      Forge a Blacksmith’s knife with Jordan Borstelman             Teaching Tent 3

12:00 PM        1:00 PM      Iron in the Hat (if donations are sufficient)

1:00 PM                              Conference closes

1:00 PM                              Tear down, pack up, and clean site

Please visit the Registration page to register.