Tidewater Blacksmith's Guild, Inc. Mission Statement
The Tidewater Blacksmith's Guild is dedicated to preserving the craft of blacksmithing and to increasing public awareness of the history of blacksmithing while at the same time demonstrating that in this automated machine world, things hand made still exist and remain objects of art. The Tidewater Blacksmith's Guild is a local member organization charted under the Artist-Blacksmith's Association of North America Inc. (ABANA), a non-profit organization.
Board of Directors Meetings will be the Second Thursday of each month
Our Next Meeting
Sunday, May 20th, 1 PM - 4 PM
6641 Gloucester St, Gloucester, VA 23061-5104
The Village Blacksmith, George Cramer will be hosting our May meeting in his shop in Gloucester.He will be demonstrating a Campfire Tripod, just in time for summer camping! It will be a great opportunity to learn and you can also speak with George regarding classes he offers. There's parking rear of building, street parking in front and in the lot across the street. Please bring some food to share and a donation to the Iron in the Hat raffle. We look forward to seeing you and happy smithing!
2nd Wednesday each month is Open Forge, 6PM to 9PM at Don Robertson's Shop
801 Butler Street , Unit 19, Chesapeake Virginia 23323