Wednesday, July 31, 2019

Missouri Folk Arts At Lohman’s landing June 15, 2019

Apprentice Matt Dickson made this garden bench with guidance from master blacksmith Pat Mccarty of Washington Forge in TAAP 2019.

2019 apprentice Keith Whiteside is forging Ozark riverways fishing gigs today under the watchful eye of master gigmaker Ray Joe Hastings.

Ray Jo Hastings, Alex Tappel Lisa Thompson, Bernie Tappel Keith Whiteside, Bob Alexander and Matt Dickson pose for a picture in front of the beautiful iron park bench Matt made.

Bernie and grandson Alex work together. 

Lisa Thompson completed her business sign during a 2019 apprenticeship with master blacksmith Bob Alexander at his Scrub Oak Forge in DeSoto.

Bob Alexander, a real great left handed blacksmith hammers away

Music in the evening.