History
Forgework
Links
Cooperage
e-mail: edlutjens@mac.com 16 Todd Lane, South Portland, Maine 04106 1(207)329-0665
Barrels
Special Events
BLACKSMITHING, Maine Teen Camp, Porter, Me - (Summers currently)
This summer I have had the good fortune of teaching Blacksmithing again to 14-18 year olds from all over the world, who have come to Maine to enjoy the summer camp experience. It's been a welcome chance for creativity, and to brush up on skills!

VISITING ARTIST, University of Southern Maine - (Spring 2013)
Working with Lynn Lisberger, sculpture faculty at the University, I instructed students in metalworking & forge work
Projects
Press
Sawyering
Forgework
Press herald article featuring Luke Davison, head distiller at Maine Craft Distilling, and a mention of my barrels. (Click here)
With the help of Art Gaffar, tool collector and Early American Industries Association member, we will be showing many traditional tools and some of the history of barrel making in Maine, at Maine Craft Distilling on Fox st. in Portland. Ongoing through May.
Portland Barrel Company
Nice story by Bill Green on my Coopering endevour. (Click here)
Exhibit: History of Coopering and tools
Coopering demonstrations
at the
Railway Village Museum
in BoothBay
This summer and fall I'll be doing demonstrations of barrel and bucket making on site at the Railway Village. Please check back, as we confirm dates, here or at:
railway village.org