The online community of knife collectors, A Knife Family Forged in Steel
Time: October 28, 2016 to October 30, 2016
Location: Trackrock Campgrounds
Street: Trackrock Gap Church Road
City/Town: Blairsville, GA
Website or Map: http://www.trackrock.com
Event Type: hammer, in
Organized By: Carl Rechsteiner
Latest Activity: Nov 2, 2016
#31 Trackrock Hammer-in Fall 2016
Date: Weekend of Octobr 28th & 29th Best News: Open to all & no admission fees >Can’t beat that!/p>
Location: Trackrock Campground, Blairsville, GA
Directions: WWW.TRACKROCK.COM 706-745-2420
Activities: Bladesmithing, Hawk forging, Leather Crafting, Anything Knife Related
Who: Anyone interested in knives, knife making, hawks, leather work, collecting, trading, etc. Watch, meet and talk talented bladesmiths, master leather craftsmen, collectors, etc.
See old discarded steel, scrap metal, wood and bone transformed into functional works of art.
General: Craftsmen from several states, finished knives on display, collections on display, etc.
Family oriented event.
No unsafe or reckless behavior will be tolerated.
Additional: “Iron in the Hat” event Saturday to help fund event. Please bring usable item for this event. A chance to pick up valuable plunder - knifemaking materials, parts and pieces. Strictly voluntary, participation encouraged.
Charity Knife Raffle: Custom knife will be on display during the event and drawing will be Saturday pm. Proceeds go to St. Jude Children’s Research Hospital or Scottish Rite (here in Atlanta)
Accommodations: Full hook-up & primitive camping available (check web site), Trackrock is an excellent campground and very well maintained. Several motels near: Blairsville and Young Harris.
Catered BBQ plate on site Saturday lunch – Pricing subject to caterer’s expenses.
Please contact me if you wish to participate, or need any further information.
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