Jerry Grant, the Museum’s Director of Collections and Research, will present the history of the Shaker oval box industry and will show you how to identify Shaker boxes. Cabinetmaker Boyd Hutchison will lead an hands-on workshop in which you as a participant will have the opportunity to examine boxes from the Shaker Museum collection, and create, over two days, a nesting set of 5 cherry boxes of your own. All materials will be supplied.
Limited to 6 participants, minimum of 4.
- Oval Box Workshop
- September 15-16, 1:00 – 5:00
- $300 Regular, $240 for members at the Friend level and above.