Historic Trades Workshop

/Historic Trades Workshop
Historic Trades Workshop 2012-03-05T18:30:54-05:00

Date(s) - 15 Oct 2011 until 15 Oct 2011
9:00 AM - 12:30 PM

Old Economy Village


The Trades Workshop will feature 5 activities. Choose from one of the following classes:

  • Black Smithing– craft a nail hook while learning about tools and basic techniques
  • Broom Making– craft a 19th century style broom and discuss the materials and tools used
  • Penny Rug– craft a small penny rug from wool felt and discuss various rug styles
  • Tin Smithing– tool punch a candle sconce and discuss the tools of the trade
  • Wreath Designing– make a genuine grapevine wreath while learning unique crafting skills

Cost: Members $40, Non-members $45

PAYMENT: Please make checks payable to: The Friends of Old Economy Village

Register by October 3rd. Please mail registration and payment to:

Old Economy Village
Trades Workshop
270 Sixteenth Street
Ambridge, PA 15003

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