History Comes Alive at Big Walker: Blacksmithing Demonstration with Gary Robertson

Blacksmith, Gary Robertson, will be at Big Walker Summer 2014.
Venue
Big Walker Lookout & Country Store
Address
Big Walker Lookout & Country Store
8711 Stony Fork Road
Wytheville, VA 24382
Region Blue Ridge Highlands
Locality Wythe
Date(s)/Time:
Saturday, September 06, 2014 (11:00 AM-1:00 PM)
Saturday, October 18, 2014 (11:00 AM-1:00 PM)
Phone: (276) 663-4016
Email bigwalkermarketing@gmail.com
Website www.bigwalkerlookout.com

Virginia's oldest privately owned attraction: Big Walker Lookout & Country Store offers the art and craftsmanship of 25 artisans and crafters that demonstrate their talents each weekend all summer long.  Blacksmith artisan, Gary Robertson, of Wytheville will demonstrate at the hand forge and anvil, the art of the blacksmith. His minimalist approach to his art shows you don't need every tool in the world enjoy blacksmithing. Speak one on one with Gary, and see raw materials become a work of art! Finished pieces will be available for purchase. Come to the top of The Big Walker National Forest Scenic Byway between Bland and Wytheville, Virginia. Sparks will fly! Free demonstration.




Last Updated: 4/24/2014 1:20 PM
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