Why We Make Things and Why It Matters

The Education of a craftsman


Saturday, November 9, 2013

Center for Furniture Craftsmanship

Book Launch Celebration and Signing

      - special guest, publisher David R. Godine

Monday, January 13, 2014
Museum of Arts and Design

New York, New York

Conversation with Director Glenn Adamson

Co-sponsored by Wanted Design

Thursday, January 16, 2014
Maine Calling, Maine Public Radio

Speaking on creativity with fellow guest Stuart Kestenbaum, Director of Haystack Mountain School of Crafts

Thursday, January 16, 2014

Radio Boston, WBUR

Conversation on the book

Thursday, January 30, 2014

Longfellow Books/Maine College of Art

Portland, Maine

Wednesday, February 5, 2014

Boston Athenaeum

Listen to talk here.

Co-sponsored by:

       - North Bennet St. School

       - The Society of Arts and Crafts

Sunday, March 2, 2014
Left Bank Books

Belfast, ME

Thursday, March 6, 2014

Falmouth Memorial Library

Falmouth, Maine

Tuesday, March 11, 2014
Camden Public Library

Camden, Maine

Sunday, March 16, 2014

Craft in America

Los Angeles, CA

Monday, March 17, 2014

Maloof Foundation

Alta Loma, CA

Thursday, March 20, 2014

Museum of Craft and Design

San Francisco, CA

Saturday, March 22, 2014

Museum of Contemporary Craft

Portland, OR

Sunday, March 23, 2014

Bellevue Arts Museum

Bellevue, WA

Tuesday, March 25, 2014

Seminary Co-op Bookstore

Chicago, IL

Thursday, April 3, 2014

Skidompha Library

Damariscotta, ME

Sunday, April 13, 2014

Eliot School

Jamaica Plain, MA

Thursday, April 17, 2014

League of NH Craftsmen & Gibson's Bookstore

Concord, NH

Sunday, May 4, 2014
Philadelphia Museum of Art

Philadelphia, PA

Sunday, May 18, 2014

Wanted Design

New York, NY

Wednesday, May 28, 2014

Farnsworth Art Museum

Rockland, ME

Thursday, July 17, 2014

Artisan Books & Bindery

Islesboro, ME

Sunday, August 10, 2014

Gallery at Somes Sound

Somesville, ME

Wednesday, August 20, 2014

Portland Public Library

Portland, ME

Saturday, September 6, 2014
Jesup Memorial Library

Bar Harbor, ME

Saturday, September 20, 2014

Guild of New Hampshire Woodworkers

​Bow, NH

Saturday, November 15, 2014

Peabody Essex Museum

Salem, MA

Friday, December 12, 2014

Design Museum Boston

Boston, MA

Sunday, January 11, 2015

Fuller Craft Museum

Brockton, MA

Saturday, January 31, 2015
Bellevue Arts Museum
Bellevue, WA

Keynote speaker for symposium

Saturday, February 21, 2015
Waldoboro Public Library
Waldoboro, ME 

Saturday, March 21, 2015
Oxford Literary Festival
Oxford, England

Wednesday, March 25, 2015
Crafts Study Centre
Farnham, England

Thursday, March 26, 2015
Building Crafts College
London, England
Sponsored by the American Hardwood Export Council

Thursday, March 26, 2015
Hardy's Brasserie
London, England

Friday, May 29, 2015
Hay Festival of Literature & the Arts
Hay-on-Wye, Wales

Watch video of presentation here.

Sunday, April 14, 2019

Craft Contemporary

Los Angeles, CA

Thursday, April 18, 2019

California College of the Arts

San Francisco, CA

Tuesday, October 29, 2019
Raab Lecture at Skidmore College
Saratoga Springs, NY