Village Blacksmith, George Cramer



Gloucester Village’s Blacksmith Shop

Hours:
FRIDAY : 10:30 - 7 PM SATURDAY : 10:30 - 7 PM SUNDAY : 12:00 - 5 PM MONDAY- THURSDAY: BY APPOINTMENT CALL 804-824-2631 OR EMAIL US AT TOWNBLACKSMITH@GMAIL.COM to schedule

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The Village Blacksmith of Gloucester , VA! Witness hand forged iron works being created before your eyes or perhaps take a class in Blacksmithing and learn yourself about the trade with hammer and anvil, fire and steel!


Nestled just off Gloucester’s Historic Main street, George Cramer welcomes you to his modern day Blacksmith Shop. Tour the showroom and view works of art and functional decor or perhaps place your custom order.

Get a walking tour of the forge and a short intro to what a modern blacksmith does.

You can also book group events of 4 or more that includes a 2 hr forging demo, lecture and time to ask questions along with door prizes. Then it is off to a restaurant on Main Street for lunch or dinner and later , finish up with a dessert at a local bakery and “wine” down with a free wine and beer tasting at Kelsick Market as well as sample specialty foods.You may receive discounts and promotional coupons to other area restaurants and businesses, all inclusive with tour booking.

Ask about special bookings and events and our one of a kind gift certificates.

NOT JUST METAL!!:

The Village Blacksmith not only works in metal ! They also collaborate with many other artists and crafters to offer one-of-a-kind pieces that utilize not only metal but also wood, glass and a variety of other materials, making VB your one stop shop for everything handmade and custom! On display are artworks in wood, pottery, metal, paintings, drawings, leather and much more.

Other services include:

  • Restoration and repair
  • Re-purposing and up-cycling
  • Welding and fabrication
  • Knife and blade sharpening
  • Custom signs and personalized items
  • Hand forged hardware and functional decor
  • Product development and R&D
  • Hand forged Knives
  • Classes in Blacksmithing, Bladesmithing and welding
  • Private event and showings
  • Tours and demos


Awards

  • 2016 Best New Business- Gloucester County Chamber of Commerce
  • 2015 Cook Foundation Awardee
  • 2015 3RD Place Co- Recipient Community Business Launch ( Launch Gloucester)


Press and Publications

  • 2017 May-June Coastal Virginia Magazine
  • 2017 February Williamsburg Yorktown Daily - Headline
  • 2017 Glo-quips Newspaper
  • 2016 Coastal Virginia Business Magazine - Inaugural Issue
  • 2015 September Gloucester Mathews Gazette Journal
  • 2015 December 31 Daily Press - Front Page & Page 4


Shop at night
forged table base
forged table base
Hand Forged Roses
Hand Forged Roses

Forged hardware
Forged hardware





Contact:

George

Phone:
804-824-2631

Email:
townblacksmith@gmail.com

Website:
http://www.Gloucesterblacksmith.com

Address:
6641 Gloucester St.
Gloucester, VA 23061


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