Category Archives: Catch the Spark Weekend

Catch the Spark Gala: Oh What a Night!

Saturday’s gala raised over $100,000 for the day-to-day operations of the Stickley Museum at Craftsman Farms. Continue reading

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Dr. Jonathan Clancy to Speak About Arts & Crafts Scholarship

Jonathan Clancy to present “Forging a Useable Past: Scholars, Scholarship, and the Arts and Crafts.” Continue reading

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Piano Lamp is Back in Place

If you’d like to learn more about the piano lamp, be sure to be here on Sunday, October 16, when Dawn Hopkins and Michael Adams will be here to answer questions and demonstrate their craft as part of Catch the Spark weekend.
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Original Clock Returns to Craftsman Farms

A rare 1902 tall case clock which was original to the Log House is now on view in the Log House living room. Continue reading

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A Unique Opportunity: Brunch in the North Cottage!

On Sunday, October 16, a limited number of lucky individuals will enjoy a sumptuous catered brunch in the cottage. The cottage is only open by appointment or for special events—and this is definitely a special event!
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Mike Danial to Present “Marketing the Arts & Crafts of Stickley”

Using turn-of-the-century marketing strategies, sales techniques and advertising campaigns as a springboard for discussion, Mike Danial will consider Arts and Crafts as a business from the Stickley brothers to today.
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Commemorate the Centennial and Save!

The retail price is $199, but as part of the centennial celebration one can be yours for $100. And you will have the satisfaction of knowing that your purchase supports the care of this national historic treasure!
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Bruce Johnson to Speak at Forum

The veritable “Ambassador” of the Arts and Crafts community, Bruce Johnson, will talk on October 15, 2011, about the Arts and Crafts lifestyle and about passing the torch onto the next generation. Continue reading

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Discover Arts and Crafts from a Curator’s Perspective

Join us on October 15 when curator Nonie Gadsden trabels from the Museum of Fine Arts n Boston to present “Arts and Crafts in the Museum: Past, Present & Future” as part of our Forging Ahead Forum. Continue reading

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Through the Eyes of a Master Furniture Maker

Want to find out how the Arts & Crafts movement inspires craftsmanship today? Join us on October 15 when Master Craftsman Peter Maynard will present “Blazing New Trails: Discovering Pathways to New Arts & Crafts Horizons Through the Eyes of … Continue reading

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