Seasonal Events and the Regions Hosting

2018 Spring All Hands – Mohawk Summer Picnic – Niagara Fall All-Hands – Genesee 2019 Spring All Hands – Southern Tier Summer Picnic – Adirondack Fall All-Hands – Mohawk 2020 Spring All Hands – Niagara Summer Picnic – Genesee Fall All-Hands – Southern Tier


Niagara Region October Meeting

For those unable to make it to the All-Hands meeting, the Niagara region will hold a regular monthly meeting on SUNDAY, October 8, 2017, at the usual spot: Andy Chambers’ shop, 1 Roberts Ave, in Buffalo.  Coffee and donuts at 8:30 am. Peter Parry will demonstrate forging a flint striker from file steel.  Paul Smith is going to demonstrate the use of […]


Oneida Craft Days with Mohawk Region 1

The Mohawk Region of blacksmiths demonstrated at the Oneida Craft Days in Oneida NY on September 9 and 10th. Nathan organized this fabulous demonstration with a number of blacksmiths working on two gas forges and three anvils and demonstrating for both days. We had lots of questions and inquiries into the art of blacksmithing and where to sign up! We […]


Info on 2017 Fall All Hands

The Fall All Hands will be here soon, but I have not seen any flyers for signing up. I seem to remember that they would be emailed or online for other events. Have I missed them or am I looking in the wrong place?


September Southern Tier Meeting

The next meeting of the Southern Tier Forge will be at John Fee’s shop on Sunday, September 17.  See the attached flyer for details.  Click on the title to see the flyer. NYSDB-fee-9-17-2017.pdf


Demo at Colden Fire Co. Car Show

Niagara members David Salley and Al Butlak will be demonstrating at the Colden Fire Company’s Classic Car Show on Sunday, Sept. 10, 2017.   The show gets under way at 9 AM at the Colden Fire Co. Grounds, Rt 240 and Gutekunst corner, in Colden NY 14033.


Madrid Blacksmith Shop

Put together with tree nails(wooden pegs) this shop is being built by the folks at the St. Lawrence Power Museum in Madrid NY.  Nice Job!!