Articles by Victoria Allport

Aled Lewis, "Pi" Stool, maple, 26" x 14" x 14"

“New Work by Faculty” at Messler Gallery

By Victoria Allport on June 18, 2014, at 11:14 a.m.
ROCKPORT, ME ¬¬– “New Work by Faculty,” an exhibition of fine wood furniture, turned objects, carving, and ceramics opened for the summer on Friday, June 13th at the Messler Gallery of the Center for Furniture Craftsmanship in Rockport. The exhibition runs through September 17th, 2014. The 23 makers represented in …
Winner of "Best Original Design" award

Maine woodworkers honored

By Victoria Allport on Jan. 31, 2014, at 3:07 p.m.
ROCKPORT, Maine — Six Maine woodworkers were honored with awards at the opening of “Maine Wood 2014” Friday in Rockport. The exhibition is the fourth in a biennial series presented by the Messler Gallery of the Center for Furniture Craftsmanship to showcase the breadth, creativity, and excellence of wood craftsmanship …
"Painting the Wind" by Binh Pho
15" x 7" x 7"
Boxelder, acrylic paints, lacquer

Turning Twenty woodturning craftsmanship on display

By Victoria Allport on Oct. 03, 2013, at 4:30 p.m.
“Turning Twenty” celebrates the art of woodturning with contributions from more than twenty noted turners from across the U.S. and Canada. The work is as diverse as the artists themselves. It explores the theme of celebration, the number 20, and the personal experience of exhibitors as instructors and students at …

Maine Wood 2014 Call for Entries

By Victoria Allport on June 06, 2013, at 4:21 p.m.
Call for Entries: Maine Wood 2014 Biennial Exhibition Submission Deadline: August 31, 2013 Contact: Victoria Allport ROCKPORT, ME – The Center for Furniture Craftsmanship in Rockport announces a statewide call for entries for the fourth juried Maine Wood biennial. The exhibition, which takes place in the Center’s Messler Gallery from …
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