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Friday, September 15, 2017 at 1:00 PM EDT
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Sunday, September 17, 2017 at 1:00 PM EDT

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Deerfield Community Center

16 Memorial St.
Deerfield, MA 01342

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Julie Orvis
Historic Deerfield
(413) 775-7179
events@historic-deerfield.org

Early American Furniture: Recent Research in Training, Technique, and Lifestyle

This year's forum will examine current research in the study of early American furniture from the workshop to parlor and chamber. The weekend in Deerfield, among our museum houses and extensive collections, will kindle a passion for learning about the unspoken meanings embedded in early American craftmanship.

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Optional Workshop - 1 PM: "Identifying Woods"

Friday, September 15 , 1:00 – 2:00 p.m. Optional Workshop: “Identifying Woods in American Antiques" with Bruce Hoadley, Professor Emeritus, Wood Science and Technology, University of Massachusetts, Amherst. Learn to identify woods using a hand lens (10x).

0 $50.00 each

Optional Workshop - 3 PM: "Identifying Woods"

Friday, September 15 , 3:00 – 4:00 p.m. Optional Workshop: “Identifying Woods in American Antiques" with Bruce Hoadley, Professor Emeritus, Wood Science and Technology, University of Massachusetts, Amherst. Learn to identify woods using a hand lens (10x).

0 $50.00 each

Seeing Red Loupe, 10X

Seeing Red Loupe magnifying glass for use in the Identifying Wood workshop

2 $3.75 each

Super Loupe, 10X

Super Loupe magnifying glass for use in Identifying Woods workshop.

2 $5.50 each

"A Field Guide to Identifying Woods"

Book by Bruce Hoadley for future reference on materials illustrating in the Identifying Woods workshop

2 $29.95 each

Optional Workshop - 1:00 PM: "Inlay and Marquetry

Friday,September 15 1:00 - 2:30 p.m. Optional Workshop: “Inlay and Marquetry Techniques." with Silas Kopf, master woodworker and winner of the Smithsonian Institution's American Art Museum Master of the Medium Award, Northampton, MA.

2 $50.00 each

Optional Workshop 2- 3:00 PM: "The Furniture of Daniel Clay"

Friday, September 15, 3:00 – 4:30 p.m. Optional Workshop: ““The Furniture of Daniel Clay of Greenfield, Massachusetts” with Christine Ritok, Associate Curator, Historic Deerfield

2 $50.00 each

Friday, September 15 - Optional Prix Fixe Dinner

The Deerfield Inn will host a fixed-price special dinner, inclusive of meal, taxes, and gratuity. Dinner includes rolls, salad, entrée, dessert, tea or coffee. Reserve your place early, space is limited. Choose your entrée below when ordering.

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2 $37.00 each
2 $37.00 each
2 $37.00 each

Saturday, September 16 - Optional Prix Fixe Dinner

Saturday, November 12: The Deerfield Inn will host a fixed-price special dinner, inclusive of meal, taxes, and gratuity. Dinner includes rolls, soup, entrée, dessert, tea or coffee. Reserve your place early, space is limited. Choose your entrée in your order below

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2 $43.00 each
2 $43.00 each
2 $43.00 each
$9,999.99

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