Tag Archives: Vermont Studio Furniture

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Vermont Shaker: A Sampler from the Guild of Vermont Furniture Makers

It was 1774. A small, radical group of English Protestants emigrated to America, coming to port in Watervliet, NY. Within a half century's time, these dancing, singing ‘Shaking Quakers’ had founded a network of ... Read more

About Our Craftsmen, Vermont's Finest Studio Furniture Makers

Guild of Vermont Furniture Makers at a Glance

This week we’ve been working up one of those ubiquitous ‘year in review’ posts, collecting the articles and stories of 2013 that our readers might have missed. We are, as you might have guessed, relatively new ... Read more

From Vermont's Forests

Milled and Made in Vermont: The Unexpected in Studio Furniture

Guild member Jason Breen lives and works in West Brattleboro. He’s as connected to his land as a farmer must be. Together with his wife and two children, he raises goats and chickens, makes maple syrup and gardens to ... Read more

Guild Member Erin Hanley Fine Furniture Burlington VT

In the Studio with Erin Hanley, Fine Furniture Maker

"I just bought this cherry and I’m about to start milling it.” Approaching the door to Guild Member Erin Hanley’s Burlington workshop, we found the furniture maker evaluating some cherry stock that she plans to ... Read more