Windows Workshop is Now Free!

In celebration of Historic Preservation Month, Arthurdale Heritage, Inc. is pleased to offer a two-day historic windows weatherization demonstration project this Friday and Saturday at the E-15 Homestead in Arthurdale.

Participants will see a window restoration PowerPoint presentation on the National Park Services’ best practices describing Class I, II, and III methods of historic windows restoration followed by a windows steam chest demonstration showing the basic steps to rehab a wooden window by preservation historian, Lynn Stasick. Window preservation expert Phil Davis of Allegheny Restoration will conduct a windows weatherization demonstration, providing participants hands-on experience in weatherizing wooden windows.

The workshop will be held on June 1 and June 2 from 11:00 am to 5:00 pm. Participants can attend one or both days.

Please pre-register by calling 304-864-3959 or emailing ahi@arthurdaleheritage.org

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Historic Windows Weatherization Workshop

In celebration of Historic Preservation Month, Arthurdale Heritage, Inc. is pleased to offer a two-day historic windows weatherization demonstration project on Friday, June 1 and Saturday, June 2 at the E-15 Homestead in historic Arthurdale.

Participants will see a window restoration PowerPoint presentation on the National Park Services’ best practices describing Class I, II, and III methods of historic windows restoration followed by a windows steam chest demonstration showing the basic steps to rehab a wooden window by preservation historian, Lynn Stasick. Window preservation expert Phil Davis of Allegheny Restoration will conduct a windows weatherization demonstration, providing participants hands-on experience in weatherizing wooden windows.

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Prepare Your Home for Winter! Historic Windows Weatherization Workshop

Arthurdale Heritage, Inc. is pleased to offer a historic windows weatherization demonstration project at the E-15 Homestead, part of the New Deal Homestead Museum in historic Arthurdale.

Preservation historian, Lynn Stasick, will begin the workshop with a window restoration PowerPoint presentation on the National Park Services’ best practices describing Class I, II, and III methods of historic windows restoration. This will be followed by a historic windows steam chest demonstration showing the basic steps to rehab a historic wooden window. A hands-on weatherization demonstration by window preservation expert Phil Davis of Allegheny Restoration will follow.

The workshop will be held on September 30, 2011 from 11:00 am to 3:30 pm. The workshop fee is $35; lunch is included. Call 304.864.3959 or email ahi@arthurdaleheritage.org to register. Please pre-register by September 26.

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Print and Paper Making Workshop

Bring out your inner artist! Eddie “Spaghetti” Maier will teach you how to make linoleum prints plus how to make make your own paper. All ages are welcome but those younger than 10 must bring an adult helper. Younger students will print with Styrofoam plates while older students will carve linoleum. Class runs from 10am to 2pm on Saturday, April 2. Class size is limited so call the office to sign up soon (304-864-3959).

Eddie’s Prints

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Blacksmith Workshops – January 2009

Join AHI for weekley beginning blacksmithing workshops in January!  All workshops will take place at the Metal Creations workshop on Route 7 in Kingwood on Saturdays from 9 a.m. to 12 p.m.  Dates available are January 10, 17, 24, and 31.  Choose from a leaf pendant necklace, triangle Chuck Wagon dinner bell, wall mount heart flower pot holder, hinges, latches, key rings, and hooks.  Each project is $50.  All participants must be at least 18 years old and provide cotton clothing, safety glasses, gloves (leather is preferred), and hearing protection (optional).  Please complete the Blacksmith Registration form and return by December 31.  For more information contact AHI at 304.864.3959 or ahi@arthurdaleheritage.org.

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Our craft shop, guided tour, and Smithsonian Crossroads Exhibit hours are:

Monday-Friday 10-3

Saturday 9-5

The Smithsonian Crossroads Exhibit will be here from December 13, 2021 - January 21, 2021.

QUESTIONS? Phone:  304 864 3959    Email:  ahi@ArthurdaleHeritage.org

Masks are required indoors.