New england furniture master–custom furniture with inlAY & Piercing designs–made in MIDCOAST Maine.
The Gallery at Somes Sound, a proud sponsor of the Maine Outreach Prison program, will sell furniture made by prisoners of the Maine Prison Outreach Program in late 2013. The Maine Prison Outreach Program commenced in August 2012 with a curriculum developed by Brian Reid. Currently, Dylan Fuller (Thomaston) and Howard Hatch (Augusta) teach in the program. Learn more about this program...
- Patrick G. Downes writes, Brian Reid: Serious Play, for Woodwork Magazine (Winter 2013).
- The Bangor Daily News honored Brian with a recent article, "Rockland craftsman honored for fine furniture making."
- Brian's work can be seen and experienced at the Center for Furniture Craftmanship, Leslie Curtis Designs in Camden, and The Gallery at Somes Sound, Somesville, ME (formerly The Gallery at Frenchman's Bay) .
- The 2012 Artist Awards Show at the Society of Arts and Crafts Gallery closed on June 30, 2012.
TEACHING & WORKSHOPS
May 27-June 28 - 12 Week Master Class, Erasmus School of Creative Arts
June 30-August 30 - 12 Week Intensive, Center for Furniture Craftsmanship
September 30-October 4 - The Perfect Miter: Ideal for Case Joinery, Marc Adams School of Woodworking
October 5-6 - Stack Cut Parquetry, Marc Adams School of Woodworking
Brian Reid is a lead instructor for the 12 Week Intensive (primarily Spring and Summer sessions) at the Center for Furniture Craftsmanship, Rockport, ME. Click on the photo to view some of the students' projects from the Spring 2012 course.
In the fall of 2012, Brian taught the 8 Week Concentration in Wood at Penland School of Crafts. The focus was on "Furniture and the American Evolution".
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