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Object Lesson | Sarah Darro, Curator of Contemporary Craft and Design | Fri. Jan 3, 2020 | 7 – 7:30 pm | The Center for Art in Wood Museum Collection FREE Object Lesson is a monthly First Friday speaker series that will open 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…Find out more »
Date Night at The Center for Art in Wood | Fri, Jan 10, 2020 | 6 – 8 pm This event is full. Please join us for the next Date Night on Fri, Feb 14, 2020. Cost: $10 Members click | $15 Non-Members click Save on this and future workshops by becoming a member. 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…Find out more »
Marquetry Madness | Tara Bellofatto | Jan 11 - Jan 12, 2020 | 10 am – 4 pm | Presented by The Center for Art in Wood at the University of the Arts | 333 S. Broad Street, Philadelphia, PA 19107 Cost: $165 Members | $220 Non-Members Save on this and future workshops by becoming a member. *Registration is closed. Learn foundational techniques and tricks for manipulating delicate, paper-thin pieces of veneer to create dynamic images in wood. Over the course…Find out more »
A Seat at the Table Poetry Showcase | Sat, Jan. 11, 2020 | 6 – 9 pm | The Center for Art in Wood A Seat at the Table is a celebration of women (and women-identifying) poets and woodworkers in conjunction with the exhibition Making a Seat at the Table: Women Transform Woodworking. Far from your average spoken-word showcase, this is an immersive artistic experience. Join us for an unforgettable evening that includes a poet tour of the Center for…Find out more »
Drink and Draw | Wed. Jan 15, 2020 | 6 – 8 pm | The Center for Art in Wood Please RSVP for this FREE event. Join us for Drink and Draw at the Center! Start with a little wine and meet your fellow drawing buddies then explore and draw from over 1200 objects in our Museum Collection. We provide the wine all you need to bring is your paper and drawing supplies. We welcome all levels of experience and…Find out more »