Category: The Townsends

Coppersmith Peter Goebel

Today's video is a little different. We are proud to present this interview with Peter Goebel. Peter has been a brazier, or more commonly known by many as a coppersmith, for over 30 years. He's a artisan as well as a true gentleman. He supplies Jas. Towsend & Son with beautiful museum-quality pieces. In this video, Peter shares how his passion for copper began, what he loves most about the vocation, and why, after all these years, he still approaches his bench with eager anticipation.

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Cheesemaking in the Early 19th Century

We have a very special episode today! Deanna Berkemeier, from Genesee Country Village & Museum in Mumford, NY, walks us through the process of making cheese from scratch. Deanna is a master at the art of Cheesemaking. We hope you enjoy this! If you're ever in the Rochester, NY, area, be sure to put Genesee Country Village & Museum on your itinerary! You won't regret it!

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