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
April's TBG Meeting
Saturday April 15th, 11 AM
17910 Stage Rd, Barhamsville, VA 23011-2026
Due to the 3rd Sunday being Easter the meeting for April has been moved to Saturday April 15th, 2017 and will be starting at 11:00AM. Our host Keith Hicks will roast a ham on an open fire. Please bring a side item to share. There's 7 acres of property so bring eggs for the little ones to hunt. Keith will demo cooking spoons and spatulas with different forming methods. This is a very talented blacksmith that you won't want to miss! Take 64 W to Ext 227 towards West Point, you'll see Stage Rd approx 3 miles on left at a trianglur white gravel parking lot. Go 1/3 mi to driveway on right. Parking is available behind shop or in front yard of shop. Don't forget your side dish and Iron in the Hat donation and we hope to see you there!