Finnish Pipe Guild, registred in 2010, is a nationwide association for pipe smoking enthusiasts. Association’s statutory purpose is to gather and disseminate knowledge related to the pipe smoking and and tobacco culture, promoting pipe smoking culture in general and to increase members’ knowledge of pipe smoking culture.
Members have access to guild meetings, theme nights, tours and lectures. Affordable annual year pipe is usually ordered from one of the internationally renowned artisans.
Membership can be granted to any person who accepts the association’s aims. The applicants deemed appropriate for a membership are approved by the board. Annual membership fee for 2012 is 20 euros. Membership application may be made orally to any board member or via e-mail to: sihteeri at piippukilta dot fi.
Board members for 2012
- Risto Turunen, puheenjohtaja
- Andreas Holmberg, varapuheenjohtaja
- Janne Moilanen, rahastonhoitaja
- Jari Tiainen
- Risto Widenius, sihteeri
- Jouni Pulkkinen
- Tuomas Räsänen
- Markku Uotila