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A Casual Evening at Home, Fall 1910

We continue our virtual tour of the Styling an American Family exhibition with a casual evening at home in the fall of 1910. At the north end of the living room, gathered around the hearth, are four young women involved … Continue reading

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The Art of Nature: Catching up with Sharon Pitts

Our 2012 Artist-in-Residence, Sharon Pitts has been busy all week doing “a lot of painting and a lot of looking.”  While she admits she was never a morning person, Sharon confided in me that she finds herself up early each … Continue reading

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Join our “Family” of Volunteers!

Volunteers play a truly vital role in the daily operations of the Stickley Museum.  They provide tours for visitors, service to customers in the museum’s shop, assistance in the administrative office, and help with special events and children’s programs, like … Continue reading

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Welcome to the Stickley Museum at Craftsman Farms!     This 30-acre National Historic Landmark is the centerpiece of Gustav Stickley’s early 20th century country estate.  The Stickley family’s home, known as the Log House, was built in 1911 and is … Continue reading

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Museum Introduces Girl Scout Badge Workshops

The Stickley Museum at Craftsman Farms has developed a wonderful working relationship with the Girl Scout Council of Northern New Jersey and the Girl Scout Council of the Heart of New Jersey. Working in collaboration with those Councils, The Museum … Continue reading

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Experienced Teachers Sought for Education Program

The Education Program at The Stickley Museum at Craftsman Farms is seeking experienced teachers for a variety of programs, including classes for adults and children of all ages, workshops for Girl and Boy Scouts, birthday parties, etc. For consideration, please … Continue reading

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Craftsman Farms Banquet at the Annual Arts & Crafts Conference and Antiques Show

The 22nd Annual Arts & Crafts Conference and Antiques Show is scheduled for February 20-22, 2009, at the Grove Park Inn Resort in Asheville, North Carolina. This event is recognized as the premier weekend for Art and Crafts collectors and … Continue reading

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The Collection: Living Room

We’re in the living room today, looking at the inlaid piano, although there is also a Stickley piano upstairs in the girls’ bedroom. Inlaid Piano Dimensions: 62 1/2″ W x 57″ H x 29″ D Materials: Oak with inlays of … Continue reading

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The Collection: Living Room

We’re in the living room now for this week’s highlighted piece, the #2341 Morris chair. Don’t forget, you can look at the other pieces in the living room, or see all the featured pieces in our virtual tour. #2341 Morris … Continue reading

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The Collection: Master Bedroom

We’re back in the master bedroom for this week’s featured piece. #632 Dressing Table Dimensions: 54″ W x 57″ H x 22″ D Materials: Oak with brass hardware Date: Ca. 1902 – 1903 Mark: Red joiner’s compass with Stickley in … Continue reading

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