Local Woodworkers in the Spotlight
January 12 – February 3, 2018
The Escondido Arts Partnership is pleased to announce the presentation of the annual WOOD, A Furniture Show IX, hosted by Brian Murphy of Murphy’s Fine Woodworking. This exhibition will feature a gathering of some of the very best furniture makers in Southern California showing their work at the Escondido Municipal Gallery. A variety of wood mediums will be exhibited throughout the month. This exhibition is presented in association with the San Diego Fine Woodworking Association.
The opening reception on Saturday, January 13th provides an opportunity for the public to meet the featured woodworking artists from 5:30pm to 8:00pm. The show will feature pieces of amazing handcrafted furniture including contemporary, traditional, art furniture, as well as veneering and marquetry.
Artists who have exhibited in the past include: Brian Murphy, Amal McNew, Brian Carnett of Escondido, Paul Schurch of Santa Barbara, Jerry Beaudry of La Mesa, Dick Ugoretz, William Bardick of Temecula, Mark Giglio of Fallbrook, David Marr, Del Cover, Craig Thibodeau, Bob Stevenson, Patrick Edwards, Patrice Lejeune, Louis Plante, Paul Applequist of San Diego, and many other talented craftsmen.