The Guild

Meets every Monday night from 7:00 to 10:00 P.M. and on Sunday afternoons from 1:00 to 4:00 P.M. at Kinder Farm Park in Millersville Maryland, USA.


Annual dues for regular club members are $45 payable in January of each year. Dues cover use of the club tools and the forge at Kinder Farm Park. They also pay for coal and our insurance. Metal is provided by the guild for small projects.

New Members

New members are expected to attend an Introduction to Blacksmithing class. A class is generally held in November, January, February, and March. The class meets on a Saturday from 9:00 A.M. until 4:00 P.M. at the forge in Kinder Farm Park. Advanced registration is required for all classes and you can contact the instructor to find out when classes are scheduled and to be assigned to a class. Class size is limited to 4 students.

Classes for the 2016/7 season (November, January, February, and March) are over. Check back in August to register for the November 2017 class.

Cost for the class is $100, which includes a one year membership in the guild. Our insurance requires that you be at least 18 years old to attend.

What to Wear and Bring

Your first project will be a fireplace poker which you can use it in your own forge or fireplace. Or, you can make another simple project.


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