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https://www.dia.org/events/society-american-period-furniture-makers
Society of American Period Furniture Makers

Date:
May 4, 2019
Time:
10:00 am - 4:00 pm
Cost:
Free
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Venue

DETROIT INSTITUTE OF ARTS
5200 Woodward Ave
Detroit, MI 48202 United States
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Phone:
313-833-7900
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Acquire an appreciation for eighteenth-century American furniture as members of the Society of American Furniture Makers demonstrate traditional, hand-powered construction techniques. Enjoy a guided tour of the DIA’s eighteenth-century furniture collection or have your child participate in a tool-box building workshop.

Tours run from 11 a.m. to 3 p.m. every half hour, departing from the Great Hall; the workshop is for children ages 5 to 12 and runs from noon to 3 p.m. or as supplies last, in the Webber Education Wing.