Tag Archives: American decorative art

What’s Behind the Closed Doors?

Come for a sneak peek at the holiday décor during our annual trunk show, which opens at 11 a.m. on Black Friday, November 25. Continue reading

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Original Oil Lamp on View

One of the rare objects on view right now is the Grueby oil lamp that we believe was original to the Log House. The oil lamp must have been a favorite of Gustav Stickley. It appears in several times in … 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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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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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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Must-See In Morris County

Travel Everywhere! discusses the Must-See Museums in Morris County, NJ, including the Stickley Museum at Craftsman Farms: Stickley Museum at Craftsman Farms is the only house Gustav Stickley, the foremost spokesman for the American Arts and Crafts Movement, designed and … Continue reading

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American Decorative Art In Today's New York Times

We wanted to share this wonderful article about Charles Rohlfs in today’s New York Times. Charles Rohlfs’s Theatrical Furniture to Go on the Road For a few years around 1900 journalists made pilgrimages to a barely marked furniture workshop in … Continue reading

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Amy Stahl Memorial Lecture and Book Signing

We are pleased to announce the launch of the Amy Stahl Memorial Lecture Series this fall. Established in honor of Amy Stahl, longtime dedicated supporter of The Farms and wife of former Trustee Dr. Don Stahl, the annual series is … Continue reading

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