Class: How to Make Coffin Handles
Saturday, June 4th
9:30-10:30 AM
Room 104

Coffin handles are perhaps best known for their use on vintage 19th-century bowies, and remain one of the more popular grips for today's custom bowie and other knives. Award-winning ABS journeyman smith Mace Vitale will explain how he makes the handles and show you as well in this informative class.

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About Mace Vitale

Mace Vitale is a Journeyman smith in the American Bladesmith Society and a full-time knife maker since 2002. He has been running the Blacksmith program at the Guilford Art Center in CT for the last several years teaching both adults and teens the way of the hammer and anvil.