Did you know that the Arts & Crafts Movement was really significant in Deerfield and its history? From the last quarter of the nineteenth century in particular, women in Deerfield, both permanent residents and summer visitors, were drawn into the arts and crafts movement, many of them looking for a way to express themselves in paint, silks, copper, silver, and clay. You can see an exhibition all about that when you visit.
Also open for viewing at the Flynt Center of Historic Deerfield is an exhibition of gorgeous craftwork pieces from their extensive collections.
As an addition to the metalware, (more…)