The Board of Trustees of the Stickley Museum at Craftsman Farms (SMCF) is pleased to announce that Vonda Givens has been appointed as its new Executive Director. Vonda has served as Acting Executive Director since October 2013 and previously held the role of Education Director for the past 6 years at the Museum. “We are extremely pleased to have a professional such as Vonda to take on this critical role of leading the Stickley Museum at Craftsman Farms into the next...
Original finish, signed two door china cabinet. Hand-hammered plates missing bails. One fixed and two adjustable shelves. Normal studio price $6500, special $5800 OBO.
I love Ace Hardware.
So much, in fact, that I was in an Ace Hardware store three times this week, and each time I left with exactly what I came to get, plus a couple of other things I had forgotten I needed.
Things like a six-inch, eye-bolt lag screw. Or a thermometer to hang outside the kitchen window, replacing the one I melted down when I rolled the gas grill beneath it and fired up all four burners. A twenty-foot brown extension cord. A bag of sunflower...
Elegance in Copper. Handcrafted, one of a kind, textured copper tiles, wall hangings and pendant lamps created through old world techniques. Commissions accepted. Catherine's tiles can be seen at the Southern Highland Craft Guild Fair, Oct. 16-19.
Write a book on Frank Lloyd Wright, and you're sure to gain attention.
Write a book on one of Wright's talented protégées, one of whom he just may have shafted, and you'll gain not only attention, but new readers.
And new respect for a talented 20th century designer, not to mention its author.
When I picked up author David Jameson's hefty hardback Alfonso Iannelli: Modern By Design, I didn't know what to expect, but I was attracted...