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Promoting Historical Tinsmithing and Coppersmithing

   

 

 

 

 

 

 

   

Tinsmithing Classes - Updated 04/12/2017

 

Welcome to the Tin Tinkers Group  

This site is dedicated to the promotion and exchange of information related to the trade of Historical Tin and Coppersmithing from the Early American Colonial Period to present day techniques.

The purpose of this site is to share ideas, tips and tricks, techniques and history of the trade and the goods that were made. We invite everyone who has an interest in this trade to actively participate.  

About This Site

To become a Member of this site allowing you access to all areas, please Register in the Forum.

 

We hold a weekly chat on Tuesday Evenings at 7:00 PM CST. To participate in the chat, you need to register in the Chat Area before being allowed into the Chat Room. Your registration from the Forum does not carry over.

 

What is the Tin & Coppersmith Convergence?

It is the 'converging' or 'coming together' of Coppersmiths, Tinkers, and Tinsmiths from every walk of life and skill level, to share their knowledge and expertise in the Historical trades of related metal working.

 

Eastfield Village
Nassau, NY (Near Albany)


Tin 1 - July 31st - August 4th, 2017
Tin 2 - August 21st - 25th, 2017


Instructors - Bill McMillen
                       Annie Wickersty


Email Bill for more Information or to sign up.
Email: Bill McMillen
(Click on the link below to visit the Site)

Eastfield Village Web site

 

Tiller's International

Scotts. MI ( Near Kalamazoo)

 

Instructor: Mike Runyon

July 8th, July 9th - Lamps & Lighting

Sept. 30th, Sept 31st - Coffee/Tea Pots

 

Class Description

 

John C. Campbell Folk School
Brasstown, NC (Southwest NC)

Tinsmithing (Shaker Week)
Nov. 5th thru Nov. 11th.
Instructors:
Harry Kruppenbach
Clinton Pitts, Jr.

John C. Campbell Folk School Web Site

 

Carroll County Farm Museum
Westminster, MD
Instructor - Jeff Leister

www.carrollcountyfarmmuseum.org

 

Coppersmith Class
Defiance, Ohio
Instructor: Steve Okuley
419-395-2613
Defiance, Ohio
sokuley@yahoo.com  

Beginning Tinsmithing Class
Instructor: Dennis Kutch

August 7th - 9th, 2017
Newberry, Indiana
Email: dkl.tinker@gmail.com

Additional Information Registration Form

 

Sauder Village (northwest Ohio)


For more Information: Sauder Village

 
Landis Valley Summer Institute

For More Information:
www.landisValleyMuseum.org

 

Deutsch Country Days - Living History Museum
18055 State HWY O
Marthasville, MO 63357

http://www.deutschcountrydays.org

Tunnel Mill
4505 Highway 63 North
Rochester, MN
Tunnel Mill
Conner Prairie
13400 Allisonville Rd
Fishers, IN 46038
1-800-966-1836
www.connerprairie.org
Ozark Folk Center
Instructor - Robert Stone

Ozark Folk Center Web Site
 

Tinsmithing Classes

Waynesboro, PA

Instructor - Bob North

Call 717-762-5406 for more information