June 3rd, 2010 by Peggy Farabaugh
* The 2010 Bi-Annual Furniture & Wood Products Design Competition
* The Seventh Annual Vermont Student Woodworking Design Competition
* Vermont Green Design Challenge
Vermont woodworkers of all levels are invited to apply for inclusion in these prestigious events by contacting Erin Sheridan at VWMA. The competitions will be judged Saturday & Sunday, September 25-26, at the Vermont Fine Furniture Festival at the Union Arena in Woodstock, where the entries will be on display. Everyone is invited to an awards reception on the evening of Saturday, September 25. Great prizes will be awarded for first place winners. We look forward to seeing all the entries. Hope to see you there.
May 5th, 2010 by Peggy Farabaugh
Congratulations to some of our favorite Vermont furniture makers who are going to be featured at the Southern Vermont Arts Center's Yester House Gallery show titled, Out of the Woods: Works by Northern New England Furniture Makers. The show is in Manchester, Vermont and runs from May 8- June 15, 2010.
To kick off the show, there will be a free opening party on Friday May 8, from 4-6pm with live music, hors d'oeuvres, cash bar and conversations with the exhibiting artists. Go and enjoy! The following Vermont artisans will be there:
Doug Clarner, East Burke, VT; Garrett Hack, Thetford Center, VT; David Heinz, Springfield, VT; Steve Holman, Dorset, VT; David Hurwitz, Randolph, VT (in collaboration with Kerry Furlani, Rutland, VT); William Laberge, Dorset, VT; Dan Mosheim, Dorset, VT
Congratulations to all of you!