Next Meeting

Saturday, August 8th, 2015
056576 12th Concession, Desboro, ON,

Our August meeting will be on August 8th, 2015 at Henk Boon's shop in Desboro, about half an hour south of Owen Sound. As always, the meeting will start at 10am and is open to members and nonmembers alike.
Lloyd Johnston will be demonstrating forging an adze using traditional techniques.
Safety Glasses are mandatory whenever you are in the demonstration area. NO EXCEPTIONS.
Directions: Take Grey County Road 40 west off of Hwy 6 (just below Chatsworth) At the fork in the road, Grey Country Road 40 continues to the left, You Stay To The Right. (smaller road) (There should be an OABA sign at this intersection) Now called Sideroad 2, continue traveling west and cross Grey Road 3 At your next stop sign, Concession 12, turn right. Henks place is on your left, the North/West corner of the intersection of Sideroad 2 and Concession 12.

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The Ontario Artist Blacksmith Association is a group of professional and part time blacksmiths, as well as others who are interested in the field. Some members have a great deal of experience, while others have only a little.

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