Tag Archives: October

Pat Bartinique joins us for a lecture and book signing

Arts and Crafts enthusiasts will not want to miss this chance to discover some of the lesser known details of the company that would become Chicago’s foremost retailer of Arts and Crafts furniture.  The Tobey Furniture Company, which briefly marketed … Continue reading

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Can you Spot the Differences?

An object on loan to us may spend months or even years on view.  But eventually all good things must come to an end.  These objects in time may leave the museum and return to their owners where they will … 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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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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Stickley Museum Hosts Book Launch Reception and Lecture

The Stickley Museum at Craftsman Farms is hosting a Fall Members’ Reception and Book Launch for the new edition of Gustav Stickley’s Craftsman Farms: A Pictorial History, on Saturday, October 24, 4:00 p.m. This edition was funded by a special … Continue reading

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Of Note

We thought our readers would be interested in the new exhibition, A Spirit of Simplicity: American Arts and Crafts from the Two Red Roses Foundation, which opens at the Flagler Museum on October 6 and runs through January 3.  It … Continue reading

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Museum Shop Clearance Sale Has Favorites at 50% off!

We are making room for new holiday merchandise in the Museum Shop by holding our largest clearance sale in years. This is your chance to scoop up some favorites at up to 50% off! Sale items include tiles, books, gifts, … Continue reading

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Our October Auction Is Online Now!

Can’t make it to the October 3rd gala and auction?  Or attending but want to plan your auction strategy in advance? Check out the Stickley Museum auction to browse and bid online! Check back often. New items are added approximately … Continue reading

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Be Part of the History!

As many of you know, The Craftsman Farms Foundation will be celebrating its 20th anniversary with a black tie fundraising gala, entitled the Celebration Ball,  at the Mountain Lakes Club on Saturday, October 3.  The Honorary Co-Chairs include CFF founding … Continue reading

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