Upcoming Events
of Interest to Tool Collectors

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October 4-5, 2022: Martin J. Donnelly Auctions (online only)
October 8-9, 2022: Landis Valley Village & Farm Museum Harvest Days in Lancaster, PA
October 15-16, 2022: Jacktown-Blue Mountain Antique Gas & Steam Engine Association 43nd Annual Fall Harvest and Sawmill Show in Bangor, PA
October 21-22, 2022: 61st Brown Tool Auction in York, PA
November 5, 2022: Great Planes Trading Co. 10th Annual Fall Antique Tool Auction in St. Charles (St. Louis), MO
November 6, 2022: CRAFTS Member Meeting featuring a presentation by Ivan Raupp on Pennsylvania goosewing axes
November 12, 2022: Horst Antique Tool Auction in Ephrata, PA
November 24, 2022: David Stanley Auction in Osgathorpe, Leicestershire, England
December 6-7, 2022: Martin J. Donnelly Auction (online only)
January 3-4, 2023: Martin J. Donnelly Auction (online only)
February 7-8, 2023: Martin J. Donnelly Auction (online only)
June 14-17, 2023: Mid-West Tool Collectors Assoc. (M-WTCA) Spring Meeting in Green Bay, WI
September 27-30, 2023: Mid-West Tool Collectors Assoc. (M-WTCA) Fall Meeting in Des Moines, IA
 
  
Past Events
October 2, 2022: Tools of the Trades Show & Sale in Pickering, Ontario, Canada
October 1, 2022: EAIA Regional Meeting at The Stickley Museum and Fayetteville Library in Fayetteville, NY
October 1, 2022: Potomac Antique Tools and Industries Assoc. (PATINA) Auction & Dealer Show in Damascus, MD
September 28-October 1, 2022: Mid-West Tool Collectors Assoc. (M-WTCA) Fall Meeting in Michigan City, IN
September 29, 2022: David Stanley Auction in Osgathorpe, Leicestershire, England
September 25, 2022: Mid-West Tool Collectors Assoc. (M-WTCA) Area P Meet in Adamstown, PA
September 24-25, 2022: 52nd Annual Peters Valley Craft Fair in Augusta, NJ
September 24-25, 2022: Union Manufacturing Company Open House in Boyertown, PA
September 21-23, 2022: Surveyors Historical Society Annual Rendezvous in Harpers Ferry, WV
September 18, 2022: M.J. Stasak Online Estate Tool Auction
September 16-18, 2022: 44th Annual Days of the Past Antique Power & Equipment Show in Titusville, NJ
September 11, 2022: Annual CRAFTS Picnic at Camp Tecumseh, NJ
September 10, 2022: EAIA Regional Meeting at Old Sturbridge Village in Sturbridge, MA
September 10, 2022: Great Planes Trading Co. 15th Annual St. Charles Antique Tool Auction in St. Charles (St. Louis), MO
September 9-11, 2022: Dublin Gas & Steam Engine Meet in Dublin, NH
August 20, 2022: PAST Tool Collectors Summer Tool Show in Sonoma, CA
August 13, 2022: Horst Summer Antique Tool Auction in Ephrata, PA
August 12-13, 2022: Goschenhoppen Historians' 54th Annual Folk Festival at Henry Antes Plantation in Perkiomenville, PA
August 11, 2022: David Stanley Auction in Osgathorpe, Leicestershire, England
July 28, 2022: Hartzell's Auction of the Iron Collection of William “Buck” Carson in Pittsburgh, PA (second sale of five; online and on-site at the Annual PITCA Convention in the Cranberry Township Marriot)
July 27-30, 2022: Martin J. Donnelly 20th Annual Auction and Antique Tool Fair in Avoca, NY
July 18, 2022: Pacific Auction estate auction of late Dennis McCaigue's lifetime collection of luthier and woodworking tools, woods and books (online via Proxibid.com)
July 15-17, 2022: Jacktown-Blue Mountain Antique Gas & Steam Engine Association 51th Annual Antique Gas Engine & Tractor Show in Bangor, PA
July 13, 2022: Alderfer Tool Auction in Hatfield, PA (online)
July 2-10, 2022: Kutztown Folk Festival in Kutztown, PA
July 2, 2022: Great Planes Trading Co. 13th Annual Hotter n Hell Antique Tool Auction in St. Charles (St. Louis), MO
June 26, 2022: Mid-West Tool Collectors Assoc. (M-WTCA) Area P Meet in Adamstown, PA
June 16, 2022: David Stanley Auction in Osgathorpe, Leicestershire, England
June 15-18, 2022: Mid-West Tool Collectors Assoc. (M-WTCA) Spring Meeting in Gettsyburg, PA
June 10-11, 2022: Martin J. Donnelly Auctions in Nashua, NH
June 9-12, 2022: Society for Industrial Archeology 50th Annual Conference in Portland, OR
June 5, 2022: CRAFTS Member Meeting in High Bridge, NJ. Presentation by Steve Voigt, modern plane maker. See info about Steve here.
June 3, 2022: Chupp Auction of the Dan & Myrna Coleman Tool Collection continued — starting at lot #2001 — in Shipshewana, IN (and online)
May 28, 2022: PAST Tool Collectors Spring Tool Show in Spreckels, CA
May 27-29, 2022: Bernardston Gas Engine Show & Giant Flea Market in Bernardston, MA
May 21, 2022: Horst Spring Antique Tool Auction in Ephrata, PA
May 20-21, 2022: Jacktown-Blue Mountain Antique Gas & Steam Engine Association 36th Annual Swap Meet and Flea Market in Bangor, PA
May 18-21, 2022: Early American Industries Assoc. (EAIA) Annual Meeting in Freeport, ME
May 1, 2022: Mid-West Tool Collectors Assoc. (M-WTCA) Area P Meet in Adamstown, PA
April 30, 2022: CRAFTS Tool Auction in Oldwick, NJ
April 30, 2022: Great Planes Trading Co. 16th Annual Humboldt Antique Tool Auction in Humbolt, Iowa
April 24, 2022: Notre-Dame de Paris Truss Project: A Day of Demonstrations and Presentations at Millennium Gate Museum in Atlanta, GA
April 22-23, 2022: 60th Brown Tool Auction in York, PA
April 21, 2022: David Stanley Auction in Osgathorpe, Leicestershire, England
April 14, 2022: Notre-Dame de Paris Truss Project: Virtual Panel Presentation
April 10, 2022: Hartzell's Auction of the Iron Collections of William “Buck” Carson and Dave & Sue Irons online only
April 3, 2022: CRAFTS Member Meeting in High Bridge, NJ was cancelled due to weather. The presentation by Michael J. Cuba on dendochonology (tree ring dating) will be rescheduled. See info about Michael here.
March 29-30, 2022: Martin J. Donnelly Auctions online only
March 12, 2022: Great Planes Trading Co. 13th Annual Cabin Fever Antique Tool Auction in St. Charles (St. Louis), MO
March 10, 2022: Chupp Auction of the Dan & Myrna Coleman Tool Collection (continued) in Shipshewana, IN (online)
March 3, 2022: David Stanley Auction in Osgathorpe, Leicestershire, England
February 17-19, 2022: 33rd Annual Air Works Consignment Auction in Millersburg, OH, including 1000s of antique tools and primitives
February 6, 2022: CRAFTS Member Meeting -- TOOL SWAP ONLY -- in High Bridge, NJ
January 15, 2022: Horst Winter Antique Tool Auction in Ephrata, PA
January 15, 2022: Blue Mountain Antique Gas & Steam Engine Association Snow Show in Jacktown Grove, Bangor, PA
January 13, 2022: David Stanley Auction in Osgathorpe, Leicestershire, England
December 18, 2021: Handsaw Restoration and Sharpening Class presented by Bob Garay (CRAFTS Tool Shed editor, past president) at Mr. Sawdust School of Professional Woodworking in Hackettstown, NJ
December 7-8, 2021: Martin J. Donnelly Auction (online only)
December 4, 2021: Hometown Auctions Antique & Vintage Tool Auction (featuring the tinsmith tool collection from the estate of Bryan J. Stevens) in Red Lion, PA
November 20, 2021: Great Planes Trading Co. Fall Antique Tool Auction in St. Louis, MO
November 18, 2021: David Stanley Auction in Osgathorpe, Leicestershire, England
November 7, 2021: CRAFTS Member Meeting in High Bridge, NJ with presentation by leather worker Gary Elsing. See info here.
October 29-30, 2021: 59th Brown Tool Auction in Camp Hill, PA
October 21, 2021: Chupp Auction of the Dan & Myrna Coleman Tool Collection Part 3 in Shipshewana, IN (online)
October 16-17, 2021: Jacktown-Blue Mountain Antique Gas & Steam Engine Association 42nd Annual Fall Harvest and Sawmill Show in Bangor, PA
October 9, 2021: PATINA Tool Sale & Auction in Damascus, MD
October 9, 2021: Horst Fall Antique Tool Auction in Ephrata, PA
October 6-9, 2021: Mid-West Tool Collectors Assoc. Fall Meeting in Bowling Green, KY
October 5-6, 2021: Martin J. Donnelly Auction (online only)
October 2, 2021: CRAFTS Tool Auction in Oldwick, NJ
September 30, 2021: David Stanley Auction in Osgathorpe, Leicestershire, England
September 26, 2021: Mid-West Tool Collectors Assoc. Area P Meeting in Adamstown, PA
September 12, 2021: Annual CRAFTS Picnic at Camp Tecumseh, NJ
May 23 Through September 6, 2021: Magnificent Measures! The Hausman–Hill Collection of Calculating Instruments at the Mercer Museum in Doylestown, PA. Also on exhibit was Measurement Rules, a family-friendly, traveling interactive exhibit created by the Children’s Museum of Pittsburgh.
August 29, 2021: M.J. Stasak Auction of Tools (including antiques/vintage items; many bench vises but no planes); online auction.
August 28-29, 2021: Union Manufacturing Company Open House in Boyertown, PA
August 20-22, 2021: PNTC 18th Biennial Best-in-the-West in Tacoma, WA
August 18-21, 2021: Rough and Tumble Engineers Historical Assoc. Thresherman’s Reunion in Kinzer, PA
August 6-7, 2021: Chupp Auction of the Dan & Myrna Coleman Tool Collection Day 1 and Day 2 in Shipshewana, IN (online)
July 31-August 1, 2021: Historic Cold Spring Village Down On the Farm Weekend in Cape May, NJ. Special exhibits throughout the Village will include collections of antique and modern farming equipment and tools.
July 29, 2021: Hartzell's Auction of the Iron Collection of William “Buck” Carson in Pittsburgh, PA (first sale of five)
July 22-24, 2021: Martin J. Donnelly Auction in Avoca, NY
July 22, 2021: David Stanley Auction in Loughborough, England
July 17, 2021: Great Planes Trading Co. 12th Annual Hotter 'n Hell Antique Tool Auction in St. Charles (St. Louis)
July 16-18, 2021: Jacktown-Blue Mountain Antique Gas & Steam Engine Association 50th Annual Antique Gas Engine & Tractor Show in Bangor, PA
July 10, 2021: Horst Summer Antique Tool Auction in Ephrata, PA
June 16-19, 2021: Mid-West Tool Collectors Assoc. Spring Meeting in Middleton (Madison), WI
May 22, 2021: CRAFTS Tool Auction in Oldwick, NJ
May 19-22, 2021: EAIA Annual Meeting in Staunton, VA
May 19, 2021: PATINA Mini-Auction & Tailgating in McClean, VA
May 15-16, 2021: Jacktown-Blue Mountain Antique Gas & Steam Engine Association 35th Annual Swap Meet and Flea Market in Bangor, PA
May 14-15, 2021: 58th Brown Tool Auction in Camp Hill, PA
May 7-8, 2021: Martin J. Donnelly Auction in Nashua, NH
May 2, 2021: CRAFTS Tailgate Meeting in Oldwick, NJ
April 30 - May 1, 2021: Great Planes Trading Co. 15th Annual Humboldt Antique Tool Auction in Humboldt, IA
April 17, 2021: Horst Auction of the Antique Tool Collection of David Miller in Ephrata, PA
April 11, 2021: CRAFTS Tailgate Meeting in Oldwick, NJ (CANCELLED DUE TO RAIN)
April 10, 2021: Vince Biermann Antique Tool Auction in St. Charles, MO
April 9-10, 2021: Martin J. Donnelly Auction online only
March 27, 2021: Great Planes Trading Co. 12th Annual Cabin Fever Antique Tool Auction in St. Charles (St. Louis)
March 18, 2021: David Stanley Auction in Loughborough, England
March 20, 2021: PAST Tool Collectors Spring Tool Show in Spreckels, CA
March 12-13, 2021: PATINA Auction & Dealer Show in Damascus, MD
February 28, 2021: CRAFTS Tailgate Meeting in Oldwick, NJ (CANCELLED DUE TO WEATHER)
February 21, 2021: Hartzell Antique License Plate and Tool Auction in Bangor, PA
January 31, 2021: M.J. Stasak Auction (Phase 2) of Antique Tools from Bucks County PA Estate
January 23, 2021: Brown Tool Winter Auction in York, PA (CANCELLED)
January 14, 2021: David Stanley Auction in Loughborough, England
January 16, 2021: Jacktown-Blue Mountain Antique Gas & Steam Engine Association Snow Show in Bangor, PA (CANCELLED)
January 9, 2021: Horst Winter Antique Tool Auction in Ephrata, PA
January 3, 2021: M.J. Stasak Auction of Antique Tools from Bucks County PA Estate
November 19, 2020: "The History of Bailey Hand Planes" free live webinar presented by Joshua Clark (founder of Hyperkitten Tool Company)
November 13-14, 2020: Martin J. Donnelly Auction in Indianapolis, Indiana online bidding only
November 7, 2020: Vince Biermann Antique Tool & Industrial Architecture Auction in St. Charles (St. Louis) MO
October 30-31, 2020: Brown Tool Auction in York, PA (new location)
October 31, 2020: Horst Fall Antique Tool Auction in Ephrata, PA
November 1, 2020: CRAFTS Tool Swap in Oldwick, NJ
October 16-17, 2020: PATINA Auction & Dealer Show in Damascus, MD (CANCELLED)
September 30 - October 3, 2020: Mid-West Tool Collectors Assoc. Fall Meeting in Huron (Sandusky), OH (CANCELLED)
September 25-26, 2020: Martin J. Donnelly Auction in Nashua, NH online bidding only
September 24, 2020: David Stanley Auction in Leicestershire, England
September 24, 2020: Great Planes Trading Co. 13th Annual St. Charles Antique Tool Auction in St. Charles (St. Louis)
September 11-12, 2020: "Liquidation of the Jack Allen Memorial Early Country Living Museum" Auction by PA Auction Center (Day 1 and Day 2) in Southampton, NJ
September 11-13, 2020: Dublin Gas & Steam Engine Meet in Dublin, NH (CANCELLED)
September 13, 2020: Annual CRAFTS Picnic at Camp Tecumseh, NJ (CANCELLED)
August 22, 2020: Burns Auction with many tools (LiveAuctioneers & Proxibid) in Lancaster, OH
August 12-15, 2020: Rough and Tumble Engineers Historical Assoc. Thresherman’s Reunion in Kinzer, PA  (CANCELLED)
August 15, 2020: Horst Tool Auction (and book sale) in Ephrata, PA
August 6, 2020: David Stanley Auction in Leicestershire, England
August 8, 2020: CRAFTS Tool Auction in Oldwick, NJ  (CANCELLED)
July 25, 2020: Great Planes Trading Co. Hotter 'n Hell Antique Tool Auction in St. Charles (St. Louis)
July 16-18, 2020: Martin J. Donnelly Open House, Listed Auction in Avoca, NY
July 17-19, 2020: Jacktown 49th Annual Antique Gas Engine & Tractor Show in Bangor, PA  (CANCELLED)
June 26-27, 2020: Brown Tool Auction in Camp Hill, PA
June 14-21, 2020: EAIA Silent Auction
June 17-20, 2020: Mid-West Tool Collectors Assoc. Spring Meeting in Green Bay, WI  (CANCELLED)
June 11, 2020: David Stanley Auction in Leicestershire, England
June 7, 2020: CRAFTS Member Meeting in High Bridge, NJ  (CANCELLED)
May 22-24, 2020Bernardston Gas Engine Show & Giant Flea Market in Bernardston, MA  (CANCELLED)
May 20-23, 2020: EAIA Annual Meeting in Staunton, Virginia (CANCELLED)
April 25, 2020: CRAFTS Tool Auction in Oldwick, NJ  (CANCELLED)
April 17-18, 2020: Martin J. Donnelly Auction in Nashua, NH
April 3-4, 2020: Brown Tool Auction in Camp Hill, PA (POSTPONED TO JUNE 26-27)
April 5, 2020: CRAFTS Member Meeting in High Bridge, NJ  (CANCELLED)
March 14, 2020: PATINA Auction & Dealer Show in Damascus, MD (POSTPONED TO OCTOBER 16-17)
March 14-15, 2020: Bloomsburg Antique Show in Bloomsburg, PA
March 20-21, 2020: Martin J. Donnelly Auction in Indianapolis, Indiana
March 7-8, 2020: Governor Wolf Historical Society Antiques Show in Bath, PA
March 6-8, 2020: The Woodworking Show in Secaucus, NJ at the Meadowlands Exposition Center
February 8, 2020: Horst Winter Tool Sale Auction in Ephrata, PA
February 2, 2020: CRAFTS Member Meeting in High Bridge, NJ
January 25, 2020: M-WTCA Area P Meet, 25th annual meet/dealer show and Brown Tool Auction in York, PA
January 17, 2020: David Stanley Auction in Leicestershire, England