Community &

Craftsmanship

CRAFT & FORGE

We love to celebrate artisan craftsmanship and community with fun events and workshops.

Our Community

The Value of Artisan

Craftsmanship in the

Modern World

Craft & Forge is a lifestyle that brings artisan craftsmanship to a modern world.

We will take you behind the scenes to discover the designers' expert processes – from traditional skills to cutting-edge craftsmanship. At the heart of Craft & Forge is a desire to support emerging and established talent, offering you access to unique, high-quality collections and design from artisans nationwide. Our values of humanity, community and integrity of craft have underpinned our mission to support the growth and success of our makers, and forge distinctive partnerships that can help build a new appreciation of craft in the 21st century.

Upcoming Events
Medicinal Garden
Thursday - Tuesday 9:30 am - 4:30pm
Williamsburg, VA, USA
Thursday - Tuesday 9:30 am - 4:30pm
Williamsburg, VA, USA
Meet the apothecaries and learn how medicine, wellness, and surgical practices of the 18th century compare to today.
Blacksmith Workshop
Wednesday - Monday 9:30 am - 4:30pm
Williamsburg, VA, USA
Wednesday - Monday 9:30 am - 4:30pm
Williamsburg, VA, USA
Watch our blacksmiths take red-hot iron from the fires of their forges and hammer it into a variety of tools, hardware, and weapons. ANDERSON BLACKSMITH SHOP AND PUBLIC ARMOURY Closed Tuesdays

Colonial Williamsburg

Travel back in time and immerse yourself in an 18th-century city, see the time before power tools and meet our world-class artisans in the Historic Trades.

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Craft and Forge is a licensed trademark of The Colonial Williamsburg Foundation
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