Craftsmanship

Slide Show Image 1: Abby Burch learns to solder with a blowpipe, Silver shop, Colonial Williamsburg Foundation, 2007.

Slide Show Image 2: Class picture, Geddy foundry and gunsmith’s shop, Colonial Williamsburg Foundation, 2004.

Slide Show Image 3: Erin Kuykendall saws a sprue off a brass casting, Geddy foundry and gunsmith’s shop, Colonial Williamsburg Foundation, 2010.

Slide Show Image 4: Laura Walikainen learns to pierce sheet silver, Silver shop, Colonial Williamsburg Foundation, 2008.

Slide Show Image 5: Erin Kuykendall studies the use of a “traveler” at the Wheelwright’s shop, Colonial Williamsburg Foundation, 2010.

Slide Show Image 6: Melissa Engimann uses a plow plane, joiner’s shop, Colonial Williamsburg Foundation, 2007.

Slide Show Image 7: Students watch a pit sawing demonstration, Great Hopes Plantation, Colonial Williamsburg Foundation, 2010.

Slide Show Image 8: Tyler Putman rives wood at a break, Great Hopes Plantation, Colonial Williamsburg Foundation, 2010.

Slide Show Image 9: Sara Jatcko prepares a sand mold, Geddy foundry and gunsmith’s shop, Colonial Williamsburg Foundation, 2007.

Slide Show Image 10: Students study early nineteenth century clothing construction, Milliner’s shop, Colonial Williamsburg Foundation, 2010.

Slide Show Image 11: Leah Giles holds a graphite crucible, Geddy foundry and gunsmith’s shop, Colonial Williamsburg Foundation, 2010.

 

 

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