One Month Until the BLADE Show

One Month Until the BLADE Show

BLADE Show Online Ticket Sales Now Open!
BLADE Show Online Ticket Sales Now Open!

Atlanta, Ga – -( The 24th Annual BLADE Show returns to Atlanta’s Cobb Galleria May 29-31, 2009.

With just one month to go, activity is high at the BLADE Show office as we prepare for another exciting event. Be sure to check the website often- to find the latest exhibitor list and program updates.

Hotel Discount Ends Tomorrow
If you plan to take advantage of the discounted rates at the Renaissance Waverly Hotel, (770.953.4500) please do so as soon as possible. The deadline for the discounted rate is tomorrow, May 1, 2009.

Bring the family to the BLADE Show
In addition to the artistry demonstrated by the many knifemakers who attend the BLADE Show, attendees of all ages will enjoy some exciting Super Seminars and demonstrations throughout the day. Wes Byrd and Larry Harley present Bladesmithing for Kids at 11:30 on Saturday. The Japanese Sword Demonstration starts at 1:45p.m. and the Annual BLADE Show World Championship Cutting Competition presented by BladeSports International begins at 4:15p.m.

Scouts and their leaders who attend the show in uniform on Sunday are welcome to the BLADE Show free of charge. Take this opportunity to introduce a new generation to this rewarding hobby! Get a group together for a field trip to the Cobb Galleria Centre.

Remember the makers!
Canadian maker Kirby Lambert, table 2-D, will be highlighting his newest creation. Titled “Justice”, (seen at right) Lambert took a different approach with this folder. “It’s something a bit more over built than something I’m used to making,” Lambert told BLADE Show. To learn more about Lambert and his work visit,

Support the American Bladesmith Society Auction
While you’re at the BLADE Show this year score a great knife and support a great cause at the same time. the American Bladesmith Society (ABS) will auction off one-of-a-kind knives, including a knife made by the bladesmithing members of their board of directors, the annual ABS master smith knife, the annual ABS journeyman smith knife and more, with proceeds going toward new equipment and other items for the Bill Moran School of Bladesmithing in Washington, Arkansas. The auction takes place at 5:00p.m. Saturday, May 30th in room 103.

Order Your Tickets Online and Save Time

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