Furniture makers and artists highlighted at 2019 Furniture Society conference

Posted on 8/7/2019 5:44:29 PM

“In a presentation titled “Knowing Hands: Cognition & Skill,” Artist BA Harrington, associate professor of art and director of The Wood Center at Indiana University of Pennsylvania, discussed the revival of both the popular and intellectual interest in craft as well as historical systems such as Educational Sloyd that believe in the importance of hand-skills for the development of the whole person. ”

—“Furniture makers and artists highlighted at 2019 Furniture Society conference,”
Woodworking Network, August 6, 2019