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    Featured Members!

    Each month we cele­brate the work of one or more of our talented members.

    This week’s featured student member -

    January 23 – 29, 2023: Amanda Yoder

    Amanda Yoder is a wood­worker and artist resid­ing in Waynesville, NC. A North Carolina native, she spent five years in Brook­lyn, NY pursu­ing a career in musical theatre perfor­mance before moving to the moun­tains to start an urban farm and study craft.

    Learn More
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    2023 Educational Grants

    The Furni­ture Society is pleased to announce that once again, we are able to offer Educa­tional Grant schol­ar­ships in part­ner­ship with Ander­son Ranch, Arrow­mont, Haystack, John C. Camp­bell Folk School, and Peters Valley.

    Appli­ca­tions are now being accepted.

    Dead­line to apply: Febru­ary 52023

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    Meet the Educational Grant Jurors

    Artists and educa­tors Joshua Enck, Karen Ernst, and Michael Puryear have gener­ously offered to jury this year’s group of talented applicants. 

    Get to know this talented trio here

    We hope you will consider apply­ing.
    Dead­line to apply for a 2023 Educa­tional Grant: Febru­ary 52023

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    Welcome TFS’ New Board of Trustees

    The Furni­ture Society is excited to welcome Don Miller to our Board of Trustees, and Cleo Lewis and Jan Rybczyn­ski to the Board as Student Representatives.

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    So Many Opportunities!

    Check out our oppor­tu­ni­ties page for the most current list of classes, work­shops, and jobs avail­able to you.

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    FS Connects

    Check out our online program­ming content that is rele­vant, useful, and will help to build community.

Our Mission

To advance the art of furni­ture making by inspir­ing creativ­ity, promot­ing excel­lence, and foster­ing an under­stand­ing of this art and its place in society. 

Our vision is to culti­vate a diverse commu­nity and conver­sa­tion around furni­ture in all its forms.


Become a Member

With access to members-only sections of our website, discounts on work­shops, members-only events and much more, becom­ing a member is both a strate­gic and finan­cial value. Follow the link below about the bene­fits of each type of member­ship and why you should join.