Delaware By Hand holds Lewes exhibtion

June 3, 2013

Kay Mura, a potter from Hawaii, and Roy Fitzgerald, Lewes resident and wood sculptor, view Peter Saenger's porcelain from Newark during the Delaware By Hand Members’ Day Show in Zwaanendael Park May 25.

Delaware By Hand is the artist membership of the Biggs Museum, an identifiable Delaware community of artists of all media centered at The Member’s Day Show is one of two major sales organized for this membership annually, the second is in November at the Biggs Museum in Dover. The museum also hosts Delaware By Hand feature exhibitions, educational programs and a gift store with a rotating inventory.

Officials believe this Member’s Day Show was easily the best attended in the years it has been organized within Zwaanendael Park, with well over 2,000 visitors. They hosted a record 46 vendors and have had many reports that they did better at this show this week than in any other year.