Synopses & Reviews
The first book about the artisans of the Pioneer Valley of Massachusetts, with profiles and color photos of ten artists and their work.
Profiles of ten leading artisans, including renowned engraver Barry Moser, living and working in the Pioneer Valley of Massachusetts. Artisans use traditional tools and techniques in the arts of bookmaking, woodworking, pottery, glassblowing, and fabric-making.
An extraordinary book about artisans of the Pioneer Valley who use traditional tools and techniques.
About the Author
Mary Schjeldahl was trained in photography at the Parsons School of Design. Her work as appeared in galleries in New York and Vermont, and her photographs have appeared in Yankee, Orion, and the Boston Globe Magazine. She lives in Worthington, Massachusetts.Jeanne Braham has taught literature and creative writing at Allegheny College, Smith College, Hampshire College, the University of New Hampshire, and Clark University. She is the author of five books, including Crucial Conversations: Interpreting Contemporary American Literary Autobiographies by Women and Starry, Starry Night: Provincetownis Response to the AIDS Epidemic. She lives in Sunderland, Massachusetts.