It’s Blacksmithing season everyone and the smell of coal is in the air! This is the BlacksmitHER Buzz Bulletin. Where you will get the low-down about upcoming current blacksmithing events happening around the world.
The buzz bulletins will be released whenever I have events submitted by the organizers. If you have an event you would like to submit, send an email to email@example.com and I will send you the details I need for the press release.
Today is April 10, 2015 and the most recent submitted event is:
Event Name – HAMMERSTOCK 2015
Location – Gum Spring, VA
Date and Time – On Saturday, May 16th, 2015, 11am to 6pm
Event description – The Central Virginia Blacksmith Guild in conjunction with Grayhaven Winery will be hosting a festival dedicated to blacksmithing and wine tasting. It is a benefit for the Banton-Smith Center for Blacksmith and Metal Arts. The event will feature demonstrators, live music, arts and crafts vendors, wine tasting and food, and a raffle of handmade items.
The featured demonstrator will be Ellen Durkan, known for her “forged fashion” work designing metal dresses and accessories. You can see her work at http://www.ellendurkan.com/. There will also be demonstrators ranging from very traditional to very modern metalwork.
Music will be provided by the Wilkinson Family Band, Red States and Gemini Love.
Tickets are $10 in advance ($15 at the gate) and are available at http://www.eventbrite.com/e/hammerstock-2015-tickets-15485703155?aff=es2. If you would like more information about this topic, please visit the event website www.hammerstock.org, or contact Julian Cook at 814-769-9464 or email at firstname.lastname@example.org.