Tag Archives: Garrett Hack

GARRETT HACK: European Teaching Update

Garrett Hack recently returned from two teaching stints in Europe and we are delighted to share photos of some very happy students and a beaming teacher! Garrett reports: ‘West Dean College in West Sussex, UK, educates the next generation of curators and conservators in ceramics, furniture, metals, clocks, tapestries.  I have been teaching here every… Read More »

Evening with the Masters: Sunday, August 16, Castle in the Clouds

Castle in the Clouds Route 171, 455 Old Mountain Road Moultonborough, NH Reception, Exhibition, Discussion Sunday, August 16 5:30 p.m. Admission: $20 Sponsored by Christopher P. Williams Architects, PLLC Fine furniture lovers are invited to join six Furniture Masters in an “Evening with the Masters” high atop the Ossipee Mountain Range at Castle in the… Read More »

Our Stories: Thorne-Sagendorph Art Gallery Exhibit

FURNITURE MASTERS EXHIBIT AT THORNE-SAGENDORPH ART GALLERY Works by 15 artisans to be showcased at Keene State College Thorne-Sagendorph Art Gallery 229 Main Street Keene Opening Reception: Friday, June 5, 5:30 p.m. Second Reception: Thursday, July 2, 5:30 p.m. Exhibit: June 5 to July 23 The New Hampshire Furniture Masters are honored to present “Furniture… Read More »

Schools of Thought II: East Coast Contemporaries Exhibit

The world of contemporary studio furniture has, in large part, been defined by artists who graduated from three renowned programs on the east coast: Rochester Institute of Technology (RIT), Rhode Island School of Design (RISD) and Boston University’s Program in Artisanry. These programs shared an intertwined history and a philosophy towards design that continues to… Read More »

Furniture Mastersworks 2013: A Celebration

Sunday, October 27, 4:00 p.m. to 7:00 p.m. Wentworth by the Sea, New Castle, New Hampshire The New Hampshire Furniture Masters invite the public to join them on Sunday, October 27th for a delightful evening of fine craftsmanship in Furniture Masterworks 2013: A Celebration. A departure from the Masters’ live auctions of years past, this event… Read More »

Silent Auction – September 26

Fine furniture lovers take note! This fall the NH Furniture Masters will once more be hosting their annual exhibition and silent auction at the NH Historical Society’s library, the site of the Furniture Masters’ inaugural exhibition nearly 20 years ago. From September 24 through October 19, members of the New Hampshire Furniture Masters Association (NHFMA)… Read More »

Exhibit-Fast Forward: Mentoring Makers

  Long ago the path to becoming a furniture maker was direct — those wishing to learn the trade apprenticed to a master. Unfortunately, with school shop classes all but eliminated and fewer fathers or uncles tinkering in the basement, there are no longer as many sparks to ignite a passion for working wood. Mentoring… Read More »

Exhibit: Creative Minds, Disciplined Hands

Selections from the New Hampshire Furniture Masters On exhibit August 3 to October 19, 2013 Reception: Friday, September 20, 6:00 p.m. to 8:00 p.m. The Society of Arts and Crafts, 175 Newbury Street, Boston Hours: Tuesday to Saturday, 10:00 a.m. to 6:00 p.m., Closed Sunday, Monday by Appointment. Artists: Ted Blachly, Jon Brooks, John Cameron,… Read More »

Exhibit: Just Chairs

April 12 to June 11 NH Furniture Masters’ Gallery, 49 South Main Street, Concord Just Chairs – an exhibition of over 20 chairs created by current and former members of the NH Furniture Makers as well as by a number of invited chair makers will be on view from April 12 through June 11. “The… Read More »

Opening Reception: Just Chairs Exhibit

Friday, April 19, 5:00 p.m. to 7:00 p.m. Furniture Masters’ Gallery, 49 South Main Street, Concord In conjunction with Art Concord/Art Walk, join us for the Opening Reception of ‘Just Chairs’ – an exhibition of over 20 chairs created by current and former members of the NH Furniture Makers as well as by a number… Read More »