OK - it looks like I will once again be spending a lot of time at the Rio Grande "Catalog In Motion"
First - because you see all the great products that Rio sells along with, in some cases, the people that make them! Imagine getting an overview on the Hydraulic Press from Phil Poirier or Dave Reynolds - the folks that build the press!
Second - the FREE Seminars - Here are just some of the highlights:
Shaping Metal With Hammers with Bill Fretz
Argentium® Silver: Past, Present and Future with Peter Johns (Peter Johns is Technical Director for Argentium® International Ltd.)
Soldering Secrets with Blaine Lewis
Wax Carving with Kate Wolf
Pavé Setting with Brad Simon
Marketing in a Changing World with Marlene Richey
Innovative Techniques with the Hydraulic Press with G. Phil Poirier
...talk about learning at the feet of masters in the field! a complete list of Seminars is available.
Third - the incredible Class Schedule - includes training in/on the following:
Hydraulic Forming Enameling
Metal Forming Soldering
Chain Maille Metal Clay
Microfold Brake Glass
Stone Setting Wax
Rolling Mill Flex Shaft
...hopefully the details will be posted soon!