Providence, Rhode Island

November 9th 2018 – November 11th 2018

VIP Half Price Admission for up to 4 adults for those on our mailing list and email list. We do not sell, share, barter our lists. We mail a postcard with the VIP voucher approximately 6 weeks before the show each year and email the VIP voucher a month before the show and again a week before the show each year.

FRIDAY night is “Date Night” at the show!  Dinner and a show….the Fine Furnishings Show. A quick bite before the show or a long leisurely dinner after OR this year Russell Morin Catering concession stand at the show!

BEST IN SHOW AWARDS: We annually judge and award 8 Best in Show awards on Friday night of the show. The 2018 Awards and Winners are listed below.

FOOD & BEVERAGE: A concession stand & bar by Russell Morin Catering will be available at the show.

LODGING: There is a wide range of hotels, inns and airbnbs in the area. Try,, or your own favorite travel site.

2019 Best Of Show Winners

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 and to our esteemed judges: Kim Elliott-Peterson of KEP Interior Designs and Bob Van Dyke of the Connecticut Valley School of Woodworking.   Blue ribbons, framed certificates & Rockler gift cards are given to the winners on Friday night of the show.

Winners – first photo: Jeff Woods. Group photo: L-R Matthew Soule, Peter Kenyon, Jr., Roger Myers, Greg Strange, Larry Elardo & Sean Schieber. Last photo: Michael Turner.

  • Furniture - Design
    Roger Myers - Dragon's Gate cabinet
    StrathamWood Studios - Stratham, NH
  • Furniture - Craftsmanship
    Sean Schieber - cabinet
    Sean Schieber Fine Furnishings - New Market, MD
  • Furniture - Innovation
    Larry Elardo - ceramic & wood table
    M Street Potters - Groveland, MA
  • Accessory
    Peter Kenyon, Jr. - sculpted wood vessel
    PK Studios - West Kingston, RI
  • Fine Art/Craft
    Greg Strange - wall turning
    Strangewood - North Easton, MA
  • Marc Harrison Award for Marketing Excellence
    Matthew Soule
    SouleWork - Providence, RI
  • Student Award-Furniture-Traditional
    Michael Turner - corner desk
    Student - North Bennet Street School - Boston, MA
  • Student Award-Furniture-Contemporary
    Jeff Woods - mid-century modern dresser
    Student - North Bennet Street School - Boston, MA

Ian Garland

1.24.365 Daily Living
Scituate, MA

Ian Garland Photo

Chris Hedges

Aedan Works
Athens, OH

Chris Hedges Photo

Anya Gupta

Anya Gupta Furniture
Providence, RI

Anya Gupta Photo

Jeffrey Cooper

Art Furnishings for Artful Living
Portsmouth, NH

Jeffrey Cooper Photo

Craig Wright

Beasley Sevin Designs
Elkton, MD

Craig Wright Photo

Helena Silva

Seekonk, MA

Helena Silva Photo

Carol Way Wood

Carol Way Wood, Artist
South Dartmouth, MA

Carol Way Wood Photo

Channing Gray

Providence, RI

Channing Gray Photo

Christian Potter Drury

Providence, RI

Christian Potter Drury Photo

Jana Rice

Coiled Rice
Providence, RI

Jana Rice Photo

Patrick Moriarty

Conway Chair Company
Conway, MA

Patrick Moriarty Photo

Corwin Butterworth

Corwin Butterworth Custom Furniture
Wakefield, RI

Corwin Butterworth Photo

Scott Sober

Cyma Furniture Design
Scottsville, NY

Scott Sober Photo

David Douyard

David Douyard Chairmaker
Pine Meadow, CT

David Douyard Photo

Chiara Romano Van Erp

Design By Chiara
Providence, RI

Chiara Romano Van Erp Photo

Donald DiMauro

Donald DiMauro/Woodworker
Foxboro, MA

Donald DiMauro Photo

Amy Thurber

Doves Foot Pottery
South Dartmouth, MA

Amy Thurber Photo

Philip Gruppuso

Fine Art Furnishings
Seekonk, MA

Philip Gruppuso Photo

Mary Jane Andreozzi

Fine Art Furnishings
Seekonk, MA

Mary Jane Andreozzi Photo

Deborah Goldhaft

Fire & Ice Studio
Providence, RI

Deborah Goldhaft Photo

Andrea Brown Hornbein

Fire Garden Pottery
Boston, MA

Andrea Brown Hornbein Photo

Toni Carroll

Flying Shuttles Studio
Pawtucket, RI

Toni Carroll Photo

Amala Matthews

Eliot, ME

Amala Matthews Photo

Pete Meltzer

High Pass Woodworks
Fleetwood, PA

Pete Meltzer Photo

Michael Ide

Hingham, MA

Michael Ide Photo

Jonathan Peirce

Industrious Revolution
North Smithfield, RI

Jonathan Peirce Photo

Raquel DeCosta

Little Compton, RI

Raquel DeCosta Photo

Jonathan Brower

J. Brower Furniture Maker
Newport, RI

Jonathan Brower Photo

John Sterling

J. C. Sterling Fine Furniture
Millmont, PA

John Sterling Photo

Jeff Lind

Jeff Lind, Fine Woodworking
S. Berwick, ME

Jeff Lind Photo

Jan Franco

JMF DeZigns
N. Attleboro, MA

Jan Franco Photo

Liliane Sklenrik

Holliston, MA

Liliane Sklenrik Photo

Ann Clark

Lamou LLC
Pawtucket, RI

Ann Clark Photo

Chris Littlefield

Littlefield Fine Woodworking
Warwick, RI

Chris Littlefield Photo

Susan O’Gorman

Loominous Rugs
Providence, RI

Susan O’Gorman Photo

Larry Elardo

M Street Potters
Groveland, MA

Larry Elardo Photo

Nanne Kennedy

Maine Blanket
Washington, ME

Nanne Kennedy Photo

Mark Emirzian

Mark T. Emirzian - Master Craftsman
Wilbraham, MA

Mark Emirzian Photo

Matthew Finger

Matthew Finger Studio
Pawtucket, RI

Matthew Finger Photo

Eric Girard

MEEG Custom Designs
Walpole, MA

Eric Girard Photo

Meena Mehta

Meena Creations
Southbury, CT

Meena Mehta Photo

Michael Hoy

Michael Hoy Woodworking
Solon, ME

Michael Hoy Photo

Samir Dhamija

My Mez
N. Providence, RI

Samir Dhamija Photo

Steven Altman

My Workshop
Boonton, NJ

Steven Altman Photo

Nancy Rich

Nancy Rich Photography
Natick, MA

Nancy Rich Photo

New England Home

New England Home Magazine
Boston, MA

New England Home Photo

Mike duPont

Newport Nautical Timbers
Bristol, RI

Mike duPont Photo

Nicole St. Pierre

Nicole St. Pierre Textiles
South Dartmouth, MA

Nicole St. Pierre Photo

NBSS Student Work

North Bennet Street School
Boston, MA

NBSS Student Work Photo

Nancy Richardson

NR Designs
Newport, RI

Nancy Richardson Photo

Geoffrey Warner

Owl Furniture
Stonington, ME

Geoffrey Warner Photo

Pam Kubbins

Pam's Pashminas
Wellesley, MA

Pam Kubbins Photo

Pat Warwick

Pat Warwick Art
Warren, RI

Pat Warwick Photo

Paul Hahn

Paul Hahn Designs
East Granby, CT

Paul Hahn Photo

Neil Rosenberg

Peckham Tables
Rehoboth, MA

Neil Rosenberg Photo

Peter Kenyon Jr.

PK Studios
West Kingston, RI

Peter Kenyon Jr. Photo

Dwight Sargent

Pompanoosuc Mills
East Thetford, VT

Dwight Sargent Photo

Pratibha Purohit

Premier Sheets, LLC
North Kingstown, RI

Pratibha Purohit Photo

RISD Student Work

Rhode Island School of Design (RISD)
Providence, RI

RISD Student Work Photo

Meg duPont

Rockfarm Gardens
Newport, RI

Meg duPont Photo

Rockler Woodworking and Hardware

Rockler Woodworking and Hardware
Medina, MN

Rockler Woodworking and Hardware Photo

Roz Rustigian

Rustigian Rugs
Providence, RI

Roz Rustigian Photo

Steve Ryder

Ryder Designs
Biddeford, ME

Steve Ryder Photo

Stephen Kinnane

Sakonnet Furniture Makers
Tiverton, RI

Stephen Kinnane Photo

Mary Jameson

Saltwater Studio Newport
Newport, RI

Mary Jameson Photo

Andre Kreft

Savor LLC
Thomaston, CT

Andre Kreft Photo

Sean Schieber

Sean Schieber Fine Furnishings
New Market, MD

Sean Schieber Photo

Stephen Smith

Shepherd Custom Woodworking
Northbridge, MA

Stephen Smith Photo

Tim Smitley

Smitley Table & Bench
Flemington, NJ

Tim Smitley Photo

Matthew Soule

Smithfield, RI

Matthew Soule Photo

Stephanie Stroud

Stephanie Stroud, Artist
Swansea, MA

Stephanie Stroud Photo

Stephen Procter

Stephen Procter Studios
Brattleboro, VT

Stephen Procter Photo

Greg Strange

N. Easton, MA

Greg Strange Photo

Roger E. Myers

StrathamWood Studios LLC
Stratham, NH

Roger E. Myers Photo

Julie Scaramella

Sunny Window
Auburndale, MA

Julie Scaramella Photo

Susan Troy

Susan Troy Cloth
Pawtucket, RI

Susan Troy Photo

Suzanne Watzman

Tamaryn Design
Cambridge, MA

Suzanne Watzman Photo

Anthi Frangiadis

The Drawing Room
Marion, MA

Anthi Frangiadis Photo

Paul Trenouth

Lakeville, MA

Paul Trenouth Photo

Ruth Bourns

Tupelo Studio
Westport, MA

Ruth Bourns Photo

Wayne Hall

Wayne Hall Artist & Woodworker
Orland, ME

Wayne Hall Photo

Marilyn Webster

Whimsy & Tea
Conway, MA

Marilyn Webster Photo

John Heaney, Brian Brazil, Edwin Quist

Woodworker's Guild of Rhode Island
Providence, RI

John Heaney, Brian Brazil, Edwin Quist Photo

TRANSPORTATION: Providence is easily accessible by CAR, PLANE, TRAIN, and BUS.

  • CAR: 475 Valley St – Providence, RI  –
  • PLANE: T.F. Green Airport (technically Warwick, RI) –
  • TRAIN:
  • BUS:

ACCOMODATIONS: 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!


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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