Providence, RI

November 9th 2018 – November 11th 2018

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23rd Annual Show – Nov. 9-11, 2018 – Waterfire Arts Center – Providence, RI

LODGING: Room Block & Special Rate!

Our host hotel is the newly renovated, just opened Hampton Inn Pawtucket (formerly the Comfort Inn) Rate is $119 per night for exhibitors and attendees! Call direct 401-723-6700 or use the link below. You need to say you are coming for the “Fine Furnishings Show”!

Booking Link:


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’s Friday night – let’s celebrate. First dibs on items for sale. Help us kick off the show!

There is plenty of free parking at the Waterfire Arts Center with food & beverage concessions from Russell Morin Catering. Don’t miss:

  • See “New Product Debuts”
  • Buy off the show floor
  • Discover new artists and craftsmen!
  • Find accessories & gifts
  • Experience demonstrations
  • Enjoy cash bar, music & more
  • Win door prizes!
  • Watch for great new programs this year

2017 Best of Show

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.

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2017 Best in Show winners!

Left to right: John Sterling, Toney Robertson, Roger Myers, B.R. Delaney, Wayne Hall, Mark Heffley

2016 Judges were:

Andrea Valentini, artist, designer, educator. Since 2001 she has been establishing brand recognition for her innovative approach to manufacturing and repurposing industrial foams and fabrics resulting in sustainable, durable bags and furnishings for everyday life.

Philip Lowe, owner and director of the Furniture Institute of Massachusetts. He has been involved with woodworking since 1968. He is the author of many articles and is featured in videos with Fine Woodworking Magazine. He has been an instructor and department head at the North Bennet Street School and won numerous awards.

  • Furniture - Design
    Wayne Hall - console table
    Wayne Hall of Orland, ME
  • Furniture - Craftsmanship
    Roger Myers - "Bird's Eye View" cabinet
    StrathamWood Studios of Stratham, NH
  • Furniture - Innovation
    Toney Robertson - "Wavy Chest of Drawers"
    Fine Woodworking by Toney of Galveston, IN
  • Accessory
    B.R. Delaney - hanging wood pendant light
    Fieldstone Artistry of Wurtsboro, NY
  • Fine Art/Craft
    Mark Heffley - Mural "#YesAllGirls"
    Second Ascent Design of Concord, NH
  • Marc Harrison Award for Marketing Excellence
    John Sterling
    J.C. Sterling Fine Furniture of Millmont, PA
  • Student Award-Furniture-Traditional
    Kevin Hopkins - Queen Anne chair
    North Bennet Street School - Boston, MA
  • Student Award-Furniture-Contemporary
    Hannah Bartlett - Walnut plates
    Rhode Island School of Design - Providence, RI

Jesse Shaw

J Shaw Furniture Design
Watertown, MA

Jesse Shaw Photo

David Talley

Dharma Design Furniture
Tenants Harbor, ME

David Talley Photo

Gordon Kyle

Fine Furniture Frames
Norwich, CT

Gordon Kyle Photo

Andrea Brown

Fire Garden Pottery
Boston, MA

Andrea Brown Photo

Michael Ide

Hingham, MA

Michael Ide Photo

Nanne Kennedy

The Maine Blanket
Washington, ME

Nanne Kennedy Photo

Bob & Jesse Brown

Treemendous Designs
Logansport, IN

Bob & Jesse Brown Photo

Jan Franco

JMF DeZigns Exquisite Jewelry
Attleboro Falls, MA

Jan Franco Photo

Leslie Hartwell

Hartwell Design
Arlington, MA

Leslie Hartwell Photo

Livia St. Florian

Livia C Jewelry
Providence, RI

Livia St. Florian Photo

Jonathan Brower

Jonathan Brower Furniture Maker
Newport, RI

Jonathan Brower Photo

Stephen Kinnane

Sakonnet Furniture Makers
Tiverton, RI

Stephen Kinnane Photo

Anne Holtermann

Anne S. Holtermann
Westport Point, MA

Anne Holtermann Photo

Channing Gray

Channing Gray Furniture
Providence, RI

Channing Gray Photo

Paul Barclay de Tolly

BdeT Designs, LLC
Portsmouth, RI

Paul Barclay de Tolly Photo

Erika Scilipoti

Nature's Atelier
Rumford, RI

Erika Scilipoti Photo

Chiara Romano Van Erp

Design by Chiara
Providence, RI

Chiara Romano Van Erp Photo

Nancy Richardson

NR Designs
Newport, RI

Nancy Richardson Photo

Shawn Murphy

Wood Connections
Lebanon, CT

Shawn Murphy Photo

Howard Gorman

Wood Contours
New City, NY

Howard Gorman Photo

Mark McDermott

East Rochester, NY

Mark McDermott Photo

Andrew Mau

Warren Chair Works
Warren, RI

Andrew Mau Photo

Mark Heffley

Second Ascent Design
Waltham, MA

Mark Heffley Photo

Terry Bachman

Tangram Woodworks
Cumberland, MD

Terry Bachman Photo

Lisa Evans

Lisa B. Evans Pottery
Portland, ME

Lisa Evans Photo

Linda Klein

Indago Designs
Brookline, MA

Linda Klein Photo

Jon Peirce

Industrious Revolution
North Smithfield, RI

Jon Peirce Photo

Jana Rice

Coiled Rice
Providence, RI

Jana Rice Photo

Patrick Coffen & Cheryl Lymburner

Handcrafted Delivery Service
Minot, ME

Patrick Coffen & Cheryl Lymburner Photo

Don Winterhalter

Aptilite, LLC
Biddeford, ME

Don Winterhalter Photo

Maria & Andrew Coughlin

AC Grayling, LLC
Tiverton, RI

Maria & Andrew Coughlin Photo

Marilyn Webster

Whimsy & Tea
Conway, MA

Marilyn Webster Photo

Student Work

Rhode Island School of Design (RISD)
Providence, RI

Student Work Photo

New England Home

New England Home Magazine
Boston, MA

New England Home Photo

Joel Hokkanen

J. A. Hokkanen
Rockport, ME

Joel Hokkanen Photo

Eric Girard

MEEG Custom Designs
Dedham, MA

Eric Girard Photo

Brian Amaral

Ski Furnishings
Newport, RI

Brian Amaral Photo

Marc Stimpson

Hopes Woodshop
Wilbraham, MA

Marc Stimpson Photo

Ed Smith

Chariho Furniture
Richmond, RI

Ed Smith Photo

Michael Lamar

Providence, RI

Michael Lamar Photo

Steve Ryder

Ryder Designs
Biddeford, ME

Steve Ryder Photo

Sean Schieber

Sean Schieber Fine Furnishings
New Market, MD

Sean Schieber Photo

Matthew Thomas

M. P. Thomas Designs
Somerville, MA

Matthew Thomas Photo

Jeffrey Cooper

Jeffrey Cooper, Woodsculptor
Portsmouth, NH

Jeffrey Cooper Photo

B.R. Delaney

Fieldstone Artistry LLC
Wurtsboro, NY

B.R. Delaney Photo

Carol Way Wood

Carol Way Wood, Artist
South Dartmouth, MA

Carol Way Wood Photo

Michael Hoy

Michael Hoy Woodworking
Solon, ME

Michael Hoy Photo

Robin Wessman

Norfolk, MA

Robin Wessman Photo

John Sterling

J. C. Sterling Fine Furniture
Millmont, PA

John Sterling Photo

Neil Rosenberg

Peckham Tables
Rehoboth, MA

Neil Rosenberg Photo

Michael Gloor

Gloor Design
Exeter, RI

Michael Gloor Photo

Augustus Lammers

A. Lammers Furniture
East Brunswick, NJ

Augustus Lammers Photo

Mark Clemmens

Receptive Design LLC
Shamong, NJ

Mark Clemmens Photo

Greg Strange

N. Easton, MA

Greg Strange Photo

Mark Pouliot

M & H Furniture Makers
Amesbury, MA

Mark Pouliot Photo

Chris Littlefield

Littlefield Fine Woodworking
Warwick, RI

Chris Littlefield Photo

Stephen Smith

Shepherd Custom Woodworking
Northbridge, MA

Stephen Smith Photo

Pam Kubbins

Pam's Pashminas
Wellesley, MA

Pam Kubbins Photo

Matthew Dworman

QLine Design
Kingston, NH

Matthew Dworman Photo

Mike duPont

Newport Nautical Timbers
Bristol, RI

Mike duPont Photo

John R. Nadeau

JNJ Woodworking
Marion, MA

John R. Nadeau Photo

Southern New England Home

Lighthouse Media Solutions
Hyannis, MA

Southern New England Home Photo

Pat Warwick

Pat Warwick - Ceramics
Warren, RI

Pat Warwick Photo

Toney Robertson

Fine Woodworking by Toney
Galveston, IN

Toney Robertson Photo

Roger E. Myers

StrathamWood Studios LLC
Stratham, NH

Roger E. Myers Photo

Paul Trenouth

Lakeville, MA

Paul Trenouth Photo

Julie Scaramella

Sunny Window
Auburndale, MA

Julie Scaramella Photo

Roz Rustigian

V. George Rustigian Rugs
Providence, RI

Roz Rustigian Photo

Dwight Sargent

Pompanoosuc Mills
East Thetford, VT

Dwight Sargent Photo

Student Work

North Bennet Street School
Boston, MA

Student Work Photo

Samir Dhamija

My Mez
N. Providence, RI

Samir Dhamija Photo

Lisa Brown Langley

L.A. Brown Photography
Oak Bluffs, MA

Lisa Brown Langley Photo

Jeff Lind

Jeff Lind, Fine Woodworking
S. Berwick, ME

Jeff Lind Photo

Trenny Robb & Bob Michaud

High Beams
Sutton, VT

Trenny Robb & Bob Michaud Photo

Toni Carroll

Flying Shuttles Studio
Pawtucket, RI

Toni Carroll Photo

Deborah Goldhaft

Fire & Ice Studio
Providence, RI

Deborah Goldhaft Photo

Geoffrey Warner

Owl Furniture
Stonington, ME

Geoffrey Warner Photo

Paula Garille

Elmshade Glass
Uxbridge, MA

Paula Garille Photo

Corwin Butterworth

Corwin Butterworth Custom Furniture
Wakefield, RI

Corwin Butterworth Photo

Laurie Lynn Berezin

Concord, MA

Laurie Lynn Berezin Photo

Justin Kauffman

Kauffman Fine Furniture
Noblesville, IN

Justin Kauffman Photo

Jake Blok

J. Blok Studios
Kalamazoo, MI

Jake Blok Photo

Thomas J. Gallenberg

Gallenberg Studio
White Lake, WI

Thomas J. Gallenberg Photo


  • CAR: 475 Valley Stree – Providence, RI t
  • PLANE: T.F. Green Airport (Warwick, RI)
  • TRAIN: Amtrak

ACCOMODATIONS: check back for our host hotel information and exhibitor/attendee special pricing

There is a wide range of hotels in Providence (within 3 miles of the show), in Seekonk, MA (within 5 miles of the show), and Warwick, RI/Airport (within 10 miles of the show). or any travel websites that work for you!

DINING: Providence is a foodie destination with endless dining options!


With so much to see and do in Providence and surrounding areas you should plan to SPEND THE WEEKEND!

Providence is home to the world-renowned Rhode Island School of Design. The school has it own museum, but don’t miss the many smaller galleries throughout town as well.

Federal Hill (“Little Italy”) offers a plethora of dining experiences. The main drag is Atwells Avenue, which is ideal for finding a great snack, a bracing espresso, or some freshly made pasta to take back home.

The Culinary Museum at Johnson & Wales University offers one of the finest collections of kitchenware, appliances, cookbooks, menus, historic showpieces, and diner artifacts in the world.

WaterFire’s one hundred sparkling bonfires, the fragrant scent of aromatic wood smoke, the flickering firelight on the arched bridges and the enchanting music from around the world engage all the senses and emotions of those who stroll the paths of Waterplace Park. (CHECK THEIR SCHEDULE)

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