Posts Tagged ‘2019 presenters’

Lawrence Ho, BRS Co-founder

Tricks, Tips and Flips with Balisongs, Room 104 4 p.m.-5 p.m: Learn the history of balisong/butterfly knives, the knife’s anatomy and how to flip like a pro, with Blade HQ’s Ben Petersen and BRS co-founder Lawrence Ho ___________

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Jordan Lamothe, “Forged in Fire” Champion

Michael Price Guards on Forged Full-Tangs, Room 104 11 a.m.-12 p.m: The steps and considerations necessary, including forging the preform, setup grinding, guard slotting and tang forging, with ABS journeyman smith Jordan LaMothe _____________ About Jordan Jordan LaMothe began pursuing his interest in blacksmithing at age 14, taking a class, reading books, and setting up…

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Timothy Potier, ABS Master Smith

Creating Hamons on Hatchets, Room 107 2:45-3:45 p.m: How to bring out the handsome temper line on the axe head between the hardened cutting edge and the softer spine, with ABS master smith Timothy Potier _____________ About Tim Timothy Potier made his first knife in 1981 in an attempt to replicate a knife a forester…

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Steve Schwarzer, ABS Master Smith

How To Laser Engrave, Room 104 2:45 p.m.-3:45 p.m: Different laser types and which ones to buy, what they will and won’t do, work examples, hazards, software and more, with ABS master smith Steve Schwarzer ________ From Steve’s Website: Welcome to Steve Schwarzer custom knives. This site is about knife collecting and bladesmithing. I will…

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