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SOUTHERN OHIO MUSEUM – JACK LEWIS – GUNMAKER
Apr 1, 2022 @ 10:00 am - 5:00 pm
Emily Uldrich will be introducing the work of Jack Lewis, local craftsman who makes his own guns, down to the screws.
March 1 – April 30, 2022
Jack Lewis: The Art of Making a Bang!
Scioto County master gunsmith, Jack Lewis, has been making and restoring black powder percussion guns for decades, catering to clients around the world. This exhibition of Jack’s work features not only his impeccable attention to detail and the beauty of the finished product, but also the process Jack uses to create a working machine and all its components from raw blocks of steel and wood.
Saturday, March 19, 1:00 pm
Meet Jack Lewis and learn more about his creative process.
Friday, April 1, 10:00 am
Focus Friday Tour
Join Museum Educator Emily Uldrich for an in-depth gallery tour exploring Jack Lewis’ engineering innovations, his influence on the gun making industry, and the impact he has made on both artists and collectors in the field.
Every Friday in May and June
Food Justice: Growing a Healthy Community Through Art
Every Friday come as the hydroponic garden is harvested. Learn about hydroponic gardening, beekeeping,
food desserts, and how we can combat hunger in our own community.
Every Friday will be activities going on!