Parties & Openings
Nov. 18 - Pittsfield
Berkshire Museum Tree Fest
Nov. 17 - Lenox
Multicultural BRIDGE Awards
Nov. 15 - Torrington
NWCT Arts Council Awards
Stylemaker’s Shindig in Kent
Above left: Tom Sebring, who runs the Litchfield County Antiques Show and Alina Hernandez, who teaches yoga at Kent’s Center at Progressive Medicine
Above right: real estate broker Bonnie Bevans and art dealer Billy Morrison
Above left: Andy Goldman and Karen Hennessy of Alford, MA, came to support their friend Bartley. He was introduced by another guest as “the famous osteopath in Sharon.” She designs extraordinary needlepoint canvases and buttons. Above right: BJ’s young, enthusiastic staff includes Jesse Cox, a high school sophomore, and Maggie Runce, the studio manager who grew up in Millerton and now lives in Kent.
Above: The new store stocks lamps, sofas and coffee tables. “I believe this is the time for a new view of life in the country,” says Bartley, who likes to mix shiny metallics with natural textures.
Above left: The new B. Johnstone Studio is part of the Kent Barns complex. Above right. Bartley’s original store continues to flourish after ten years on Main Street..