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Nominations Now Open: 2018 Board of Directors
Nominations now open for TFG Board of Directors election. Nominate candidates by September 10.
Aug 4, 2017

Thirty years of OakBridge
This year, OakBridge Timber Framing is celebrating their 30th anniversary. The company has built more than 320 homes in 24 states, 2.2 million bd.ft of timber has passed through the shop, and...
Dec 21, 2016

Did You Miss Kevin Ireton at the TFG Conference? Watch Now!
You can view Kevin Ireton's great featured lecture, "Ethical Craftsmanship in the Age of Climate Change," on our YouTube Channel. Even folks who heard it live will want to hear it again,...
Oct 24, 2016

POSTPONED: Timber Grading Training Course
The Timber Grading Training Course has been postponed due to planning and time constraints. However, through discussion with the course planners, it has been determined that the course will be offered next...
Oct 24, 2016

Bruce Lindsay presents in Istanbul.
Guild member Bruce Lindsay, of North Vancouver, B.C., gave a presentation in Istanbul, Turkey, in March 2015, at a symposium on restoration and conservation of Timber Structures.  This meeting was sponsored by...
Aug 22, 2016

Schuylerville, Community Building Project forums 
Schuylerville, Community Building Project forums  A forum is now available for each phase of the project for participants to communicate with each other. This is a good place to post about rideshares, meetups,...
Jul 13, 2016

Restoration Specialists Needed
We get frequent requests from folks seeking help restoring various buildings. Sometimes it’s a barn, sometimes a mill, sometimes a house or a church.  Sometimes the building needs to be dismantled, moved...
Jun 29, 2016

TFG Companies
For over thirty years the Timber Framers Guild has been the center of the timber frame community. Throughout this span, the Guild, through its name and its brand, has been a leader...
Jun 29, 2016

2016 Trade Show registration is live
The Timber Framers Guild invites you to promote your organization to timber framing practitioners and enthusiasts​ through­out North America and beyond who​ are gathering at our conference.​ This years’ conference is in...
Jun 29, 2016

2016 Conference Registration is Open
Keynote speakers are Kevin Ireton, Rudy Christian, and William Bryant Logan. Read more HERE.
Jun 9, 2016

Schuylerville, New York Community Building Project Registration is Open
Join us as we help to build the Champlain Canal Region Gateway Visitors' Center in Schuylerville, New York. The Visitors' Center will serve as the starting point for people wishing to visit the...
Jun 9, 2016

TFG/ TFEC sponsored research project in development
The Timber Frame Engineering Council and TFG have inked a two-year research contract with the University of Wyoming and Brigham Young University to develop a better understanding of how stand-alone timber frame...
Jun 8, 2016

A Call for Instructors for Schuylerville, New York Community Building Project
Neil Godden will be leading Guild members and community volunteers in the creation of a beautiful Dutch-inspired timber frame for the Canal Region Gateway Visitor Center in Schuylerville, New York. Schuylerville is the site...
Apr 27, 2016

Recording of 4/20/16 Search Engine Optimization webinarRecording of 4/20/16 Search Engine Optimization webinar
The TFG provided a great webinar to help the Timber Framing Community increase the SEO of their websites. We received very positive feedback from participants.  If you missed the webinar and would...
Apr 27, 2016

Free Search Engine Optimization Webinar for Timber Framers Guild MembersFree Search Engine Optimization Webinar for Timber Framers Guild Members
Free Search Engine Optimization Webinar   April 20, 2016  3-4:30 pm EST, 2-3:30 pm CST, 1-2:30 pm MST, Noon-1:30 PST     This first seminar is complimentary to all TFG members.   In this webinar we will: Describe how...
Apr 18, 2016

Re-envisioning Scantlings
Since the  Weekly Guild Notes are now meeting the need for real-time updates and member engagement, we have the opportunity to expand the scope of Scantlings to focus on "the work of the Guild and...
Apr 7, 2016

NEW HAMPSHIRE OLD HOUSE AND BARN EXPO – 2016
By Ellen Gibson The second day of the NH Old House and Barn Expo. was as full and busy as the first. The TFG “booth”, consisting of a staging area for the shed...
Mar 23, 2016

A spring project: VMI and TFG support Project Horizon
TFG members Grigg and CIndy Mullen will host a timber framing workshop in Lexington, Virginia, April 1–5.  A joint venture of Timber Framers Guild and engineering students at Virginia Military Institute, this...
Mar 2, 2016

Maureen Kane joins TFG as Communications Manager
We welcome Maureen Kane to the Guild staff; she will be stewarding Guild information and communications.  Maureen has a twenty-year career as a marketing or nonprofit director or manager for small and...
Feb 17, 2016

Call For Presentations TFG Annual Conference 2016
Timber Framing Conference Call for Presentations
Feb 16, 2016

 
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