The Craft of Coachbuilding

Insert from Lars Anderson Auto Mueseum demonstration by Wray Schelin Working sheet metal (gold and silver first- later copper, bronze, and steel) was one of the first human crafts developed. All of the skill sets required to make sheet metal  conform to a craftsman’s desired … Continue readingThe Craft of Coachbuilding

December 2017 Class

The December four day coachbuilding class starts tomorrow at 9:00am. We finished the class project wireform at midnight. 1948 Virgil Exner designed futuristic Studebaker.  Day one progress at the Pro Shaper Sheet Metal four day coachbuilding class.  Day two progress at the Pro Shaper Sheet … Continue readingDecember 2017 Class

November 2017 Class

For our November Coachbuilding / Metal Shaping Class most of my students focused on a hot rod wire form design I had made.     First day for the hands on portion of my four day coachbuilding class. Two more full days left. Check out … Continue readingNovember 2017 Class

September Coachbuilding Class 2017

It’s a wrap. Wray Schelin’s Proshaper September coachbuilding class just finished. A great group of enthusiastic guys came from all over the country to learn and they did. Thanks for your enthusiasm and friendship.