Blade Forging Demo at OMSI
- September 24 10:00AM to 25 5:00PM, 2011
- Oregon Museum of Science and Industry
- 1945 SE Water Ave.
Portland, OR 97214
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John Czekala of Academia Duellatoria and Master Blade Smith Nick Marcelja of Red Troll Forge will be forging sword blades in the courtyard. Watch as the blades are formed and learn about history, metallurgy and forging techniques of European sword blades as ongoing instruction is given during the day.
In addition learn about real historical swordplay and warfare with Academia Duellatoria. See historical swordplay demonstrations, examine historical swordplay tretises and handle weapons and armor.