12th Annual Show – Sept. 15-17, 2017 at Hart Park – Wauwatosa, WI
2016 Best in Show Winners – left to right: Kyle, John, Michael, Lance. Details below
The show was held in the Muellner building at HART PARK in Wauwatosa, WI – located at 7300 Chestnut Street with 2 entrances: W State St/N 72nd St and also Chestnut St/N 70th St
It is easily accessible to all areas of Wisconsin, Chicago, and may places in between and beyond. Drop off/pick up circle, free parking.
2016 Special Exhibitor: Master Bedroom Master Plan for Healthy Living!
Most people don’t realize that the building materials in the average home emit thousands of chemicals that can wreak havoc on your ability to maintain a healthy environment. The Green Design Center will show you several products, materials and methods to create a healthy haven for you and your family. From wall treatments and flooring to furniture and air purifiers, they will demonstrate the how-tos and answer questions you have about your own healthy remodeling projects. Learn some tips and tricks that will make it easier to achieve a healthy living.
Friday night is “DATE NIGHT” at the show!
Dinner and a show….the Fine Furnishings Show! A quick bite before or a long leisurely dinner after, you decide. It is Friday night – let’s celebrate. First dibs on items for sale. Help us kick off the show!
- See “New Product Debuts” and winners of the Best in Show Awards
- Buy off the show floor from new, returning and student exhibitors
- Discover new artists and craftsmen not at other shows
- Find accessories & gifts for you and/or those on your gift list
- Experience demonstrations, presentations and more.
- Win door prizes!
We annually judge and present Best in Show awards to our exhibitors to recognize design, craftsmanship, & marketing excellence.
Many thanks to our Best in Show Awards sponsor – Rockler Woodworking & Hardware. Blue ribbons & Rockler gift cards are given to the winners.
The 2016 judges:
Lena Vigna, Curator of Exhibitions at the Racine Art Museum, where she curates and oversees the production and implementation of 10-15 exhibitions a year. Lena has a particular interest in the contemporary fields of adornment, sculpture, fiber and installation.
John Edbauer, owner of Fringe Home Furnishings in Whitefish Bay, received his Bachelor of Science degree in Fine Art and Interior Design at the Univ. of Wisconsin Milwaukee and is a Professional Member of the American Society of Interior Designers.
- New Product Debut - Furniture
John McWilliam - new bench
Scathain - Milwaukee, WI
- New Product Debut - Accessory
Michael Lamar - lamp
Michael Lamar Lighting - Providence, RI
- New Product Debut - Fine Art / Craft
Lance Johnson - print & frame
Lance Thomas Industrial Artwork - New Berlin, WI
- Marc Harrison Award for Marketing Excellence:
Hunt & Noyer Woodworks - Detroit, MI
- Student Award – Furniture
Milwaukee Institute of Art & Design (MIAD)
- WDCC Fine Craftsmanship Award
A Makers Knack - Fort Atkinson, WI