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Coopering Piggins: April 28-29, 2017

April 28 @ 9:00 am - April 29 @ 5:00 pm
$290
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Coopering Buckets/Piggins

445 Coopering 2008 10 25-26 128The cooper was essential to packaging early fluid products.  Learn to make your own straight staved bucket or piggin with hand tools.  Among other things, students will shape cedar bucket staves on a shaving horse with draw knives.  They will also use coopering specific tools such as a croze, inshave, hollowing knife, floor jointer, and hoop driver to complete the project.  This is a necessary first class in Tillers’ coopering program.

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Details

Start: April 28 @ 9:00 am
End: April 29 @ 5:00 pm
Cost: $290
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Venue

Address: 10515 OP Ave E
Scotts, MI 49088 United States

Other

Enrollment 4 to 12
Minimum age 14
Tuition fee $240
Materials fee $50
Instructor(s) Eric Edgin