Furniture

Portrait of Kristina Madsen

Kristina Madsen

Kristina Madsen of Southampton, Massachusetts, trained under British-born furniture maker David Powell from 1975–1979 and has been building furnitu

Mediums Furniture Recognition College of Fellows
Portrait of Judy Kensley McKie

Judy Kensley McKie

Judy Kensley McKie of Cambridge, Massachusetts, is recognized as a premiere figure in the American studio furniture movement.

Mediums Furniture Recognition Gold Medalist College of Fellows

Northern Woods: An Exhibition of Fine Furniture

Start date
Thursday, 04/25/2019, 5:00 AM
End date
Monday, 04/29/2019, 10:00 AM
A celebration of woodworking crafts through display of excellence and ingenuity.
Location

8251 Flying Cloud Dr.
Eden Prairie , MN 55344
United States

Fine Furnishings Show

Start date
Friday, 11/08/2019, 10:00 AM
End date
Sunday, 11/10/2019, 10:00 AM
Twenty-fourth annual Fine Furnishings Show offering American-made, handcrafted home decor.
Location

475 Valley St.
Providence, RI 02908
United States

Chair Caning Boot Camp

Start date
Monday, 04/15/2019, 5:00 AM
End date
Friday, 04/26/2019, 12:00 PM
A two-week intensive of chair seat weaving classes
Location

Chair Nerds Unite! Regional Chair Caning Summit

Start date
Friday, 04/12/2019, 6:00 AM
End date
Saturday, 04/13/2019, 11:00 AM
Silver River Center for Chair Caning is hosting a regional summit of seat weavers at the chair museum. No experience necessary to attend.
Location
Garry Knox Bennett and Sylvia Bennett

Relationship Goals

With equal parts hard work and humor, Sylvia and Garry Knox Bennett have made a marriage, and a life, built to last.

Fine Furnishings Show

Start date
Friday, 11/09/2018, 11:00 AM
End date
Sunday, 11/11/2018, 10:00 AM
Twenty-third annual show offering American-made handcrafted furniture, accessories, and art.
Location

475 Valley St.
Providence, RI 02908
United States

Wade Folger MacDonald, Battleships Adrift on Indifferent Oceans

A New Rhythm

Wade Folger MacDonald wanted to be a production potter, until he came face-to-face with his own big ideas.
Bart Niswonger

Conversation Starter

As a computer scientist, Bart Niswonger couldn’t easily talk shop with others. As a furniture maker, he can.

Judy Kensley McKie: Cast of Characters

Start date
Saturday, 06/02/2018, 6:00 AM
End date
Sunday, 10/28/2018, 1:00 PM
Judy Kensley McKie is one of America’s most beloved furniture designers, developing animated and personable forms that captivate people of all ages.
Location

2569 Third Street
San Francisco, CA 94107
United States

James Krenov

James Krenov

James Krenov was one of the most celebrated cabinetmakers of his era. He was elected a Fellow of the American Craft Council in 2000 and died in 2009.
Mediums Furniture Wood Recognition College of Fellows
John Cederquist

John Cederquist

John Cederquist is a woodworker and furniture maker whose trompe l'oeil artworks masterfully invert dimension. He was elected a Fellow of the American Craft Council in 2002.
Mediums Furniture Wood Recognition College of Fellows
Edward S Cooke Jr Library

Edward Cooke, Jr.

Edward “Ned” Cooke, Jr. is a scholar specializing in American material culture with a focus on furniture. He was elected an Honorary Fellow of the American Craft Council in 2016.
Mediums Furniture Recognition Honorary Fellow