I met Adam Simha, owner of MKS Design in Cambridge today. Adam creates “Original Modern Furniture. Mostly steel”. I love that tag line, so simple a straight forward. Here are a few of his designs. Adam is clearly very passionate about his work. And his family. The MKS in the business name are his wife’s … Read more
A piece about Lucretia Chase in this month’s South Shore Living magazine really caught my eye. Her tapestries, depicting natural landscapes, are made from all natural materials from linen and mohair to dried grasses and shells. Her work hangs in private homes and corporate spaces, including the Xerox corporate offices. These photographs don’t really capture … Read more
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Have you seen Craft in America on PBS? If you haven’t had a chance, it’s been running this month and I highly recommend it. Produced in three episodes – Memory, Landscape & Community – the show is also presented in high-definition to capture the fine details of these great American crafts. George Nakashima, Conoid Bench … Read more
Due to the snow/ice storm we have going on here today, the Harvard Ceramics Program Holiday Show and Sale is postponed until Monday, 12/17. Click here for more info.
I’m always astounded by the beauty of Thos. Moser furniture. Founded over 3o years ago in Maine by Tom Moser, the company now has showrooms in San Francisco, New York, Washington DC, Boston, Chicago and Freeport, Maine. They also have a great website and catalogue. The designs are refreshingly fresh and modern, yet traditional and … Read more
Works by more than fifty potters and sculptors: the most variedselection of excellent, hand-made ceramics in the Northeast Opening Reception: Dec. 13, Thursday, 3 – 8 pmDec. 14 – 16, Friday – Sunday, 10 am – 6 pm* snow date for Sunday storm: Monday, Dec. 18, 10 – 6 pm* check website & phone for … Read more
May 20th – New England Fine Arts & Antiques Fair May 26-28 – Paradise City – Northhampton, MA Now through June 3rd – Jewish Community Center of the North Shore’s Designer Showhouse, in Swampscott Check out the Fox TV preview here. So much to do, so little time!
The Harvard Ceramics Program is hosting their annual Spring Show & Sale this week. Here’s a little sampling of what’s available at the show! Looks beautiful, I just love this tea pot!
A few weeks ago I took a little day trip up to my favorite spot of Newburyport, MA. I previously shared some photos of my drive around Portsmouth, NH and the beautiful coastal route from Portsmouth to Newburyport. The reason for my trip to the Northshore was an invitation to a luncheon and showroom tour … Read more