Several Damascus artisans taking part in holiday studio tour -- Gazette.Net


Three Damascus-area artisans will be involved in the Countryside Artisans’ 20th annual Holiday Studio Tour 2012.

Iron Antler Forge, 2 Griffins and Niswander Ceramics will open their doors from 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. Nov. 30 and Dec. 1, 7 and 8, and from noon to 5 p.m. Dec. 2 and 9 for this yearly event. Additional studios are participating throughout upper Montgomery County and Frederick County.

The studios will hold tours and presentations, including demos with steel-working at Iron Antler Forge.

For a full list of participating artisans and a map of how to visit them, go to