The Lace Guild encourages interest in history, construction, identification, preservation, exhibition and advancement of the art of lace making. Meetings are held once a month. Special events and exhibitions are offered, along with an annual seminar.
NYS Designer Blacksmiths
The New York State Designer Blacksmiths (NYSDB) is a group of individuals who share a common interest in the craft and art of blacksmithing. The group seeks to bring the craft and art of blacksmithing to the public, establish training programs and provide information about blacksmithing. Meetings are held monthly. Please visit the guild’s website www.nysdb.org for more information and to join. BNHV does not process NYSDB memberships.
Victorian Dance Society
The Society welcomes any individual or couple interested in Victorian dancing. The Society’s purpose is to foster an interest in the history, etiquette, preservation and teaching of Victorian dance. Meetings are held twice a month. Visit the guild’s website: amherstvictoriandance.org
Weavers Guild of Buffalo
The Weavers Guild is open to anyone with an interest in weaving, spinning or other fiber related craft. The “weaving year” begins in September and lasts through June, and during that time, the guild meet twice a month—one morning and one evening meeting—for organized programs, lectures and workshops. Please visit the guild’s website at weaversguildofbuffalo.org for more information and to join. BNHV does not process Weavers Guild of Buffalo memberships.
Endeavors to preserve the art of 19th Century woodworking techniques and mentor interested individuals in completing woodworking projects for installation and use in our historic village.