From the Desk of Vonda Givens
We’re spending 2014 celebrating the 25th anniversary of the Stickley Museum at Craftsman Farms. Yearlong festivities, beginning with a Kick-Off Party in early April, are building to a finale Founders Weekend on Saturday and Sunday, October 18-19.
Founders Weekend will begin with the 4th Annual Emerging Scholar Symposium, sponsored by Mrs. Aminy I. Audi, and a partnership with the American Fine and Decorative Art program...
This Morris Chair is my custom design . Solid steam bent arms and back curves. This Chair has been featured in Arts and Craft Homes Magazine along with other pieces of mine. Solid steam bent arms and back curves ,dye stained, lacquer finish. Thanks!
Maker: Brian Brace Fine Furniture Maker
Location: Black Mountain,North Carolina!
Date made: January 2013
Dimensions: 33" width x 39" height x 40" depth
It began in East Aurora, New York, in the Roycroft Copper shop, where in 1913 foreman Victor Toothaker designed the hammered copper lighting fixtures for the Grove Park Inn being constructed on Sunset Mountain overlooking Asheville, North Carolina.
This particular hammered copper up-lighter arrived by train in Asheville in late spring, where under Toothaker's supervision it was suspended from the ceiling in one of the original 150 guest rooms. It remained...
Specializing in original hand embroidered textile designs including: framed needle art, pillows, table linens, curtains, bedspreads, and embroidered jewelry. Kits, fabrics and textiles available through our online store. Custom services and design.
We're pleased to introduce you to three incredibly dedicated scholars who will be putting in long hours in the coming months researching some exciting new topics in the world of Arts & Crafts. The thing they all have in common? They're splitting over $7,000 awarded by the Arts & Crafts Research Fund to aid in their research costs!
The Arts & Crafts Research Fund was established in 2004 by Bruce Johnson, director of the National Arts & Crafts Conference,...