Explore the Exhibitions

The Center showcases four to five exhibitions a year, ranging from functional, everyday works of art to contemporary sculptures.

Explore the Exhibitions

The Center showcases four to five exhibitions a year, ranging from functional, everyday works of art to contemporary sculptures.

Date Night a the Center, Apr. 12, 2019

Date Night at The Center for Art in Wood | Fri, April 12, 2019 | 6 – 8 pm Join us for a fun Date Night with your special someone, your mom, your best friend or anyone that you want to spend time with! The evening starts with a tour of our current exhibition, Pennsylvania Made: Local Forms in the Collection, followed by a crafting table for exploring color and design. Enjoy light refreshments, wine, and music while crafting your heart out. Space is limited so register today and remember that Date Night isn’t just for lovers!

Family Crafts

Each month the Center offers a free seasonal hands-on craft for all ages to enjoy. Check out the events page to find out this month's schedule.

Object Lesson Speaker Series

Object Lesson is a monthly First Friday speaker series that opens wide the cases of the Center’s Museum Collection through the perspectives of individuals from the worlds of art, design, performance, community activism, education, and more, creating fresh dialogues about the Collection and its objects.

Object Lesson Speaker Series

Object Lesson is a monthly First Friday speaker series that opens wide the cases of the Center’s Museum Collection through the perspectives of individuals from the worlds of art, design, performance, community activism, education, and more, creating fresh dialogues about the Collection and its objects. The series invites the public for an up-close and personal experience in an informal, discursive setting that will encourage exploration of the many treasures in the Collection.

Marquetry 101 Workshop with Tara Bellofatto

Learn foundational techniques and tricks for manipulating delicate, paper thin pieces of veneer to create dynamic images in wood.

Marquetry 101 Workshop with Tara Bellofatto

Learn foundational techniques and tricks for manipulating delicate, paper thin pieces of veneer to create dynamic images in wood.

Marquetry 101 Workshop with Tara Bellofatto

Learn foundational techniques and tricks for manipulating delicate, paper thin pieces of veneer to create dynamic images in wood.

We're buzzzzing with excitement!

Celebrate and support the Center at our first annual Bandsaw Bash spring fundraiser! Join us on Thursday, May 2 from 6:30-9:30PM.

Events

Sat 20

Pennsylvania Made: Local Forms in the Collection

February 1 @ 10:00 am - April 20 @ 5:00 pm
141 N. 3rd Street
Sat 20

Family Craft Table

April 20 @ 11:00 am - 4:00 pm
141 N. 3rd Street
May 10

Date Night at The Center for Art in Wood

May 10 @ 6:00 pm - 8:00 pm
141 N. 3rd Street
May 18

Marquetry 101 Workshop with Tara Bellofatto

May 18 - May 19
333 S Broad St

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Museum Store

Len Scherock Museum Store

Purchase handcrafted artwork, toys, jewelry, home and kitchen items and much more.
Store Hours: Tuesdays through Saturdays 10:00 AM-5:00 PM; First Friday Hours: 10:00 AM- 8:00PM

The Center for Art in Wood

Windgate ITE International Residency

A collegial experience in which Resident Fellows explore new work through research, exploration, and collaboration.

The Center for Art in Wood

Museum Collection

The Center’s Museum Collection consists of over 1,200 hand-made objects from around the world, ranging from functional, everyday objects to contemporary sculptures.

The Fleur & Charles Bresler Research Library

The Fleur & Charles Bresler Research Library

The Fleur & Charles Bresler Research Library helps preserve the rich history of wood working.