Ted Guimond is the blacksmith in residence at Guimond Metal Art in South Haven, Michigan. In the blacksmith shop he forges hot iron into functional items and works of art. Blacksmithing lessons are available to people ranging in age from 9 to 90.
Ted Guimond is a self taught blacksmith. He has been hammering and welding iron and steel into artistic and functional items for the past 15 years. Ted is a member of the Artist Blacksmith Association of North America (ABANA), Michigan Artist Blacksmith Association (MABA ), and Vice-President of the Kalamazoo Artist Blacksmith Association of Michigan (KABLAM).