Event Details

Building on the tradition of the Western Design Conference and Cody High Style, By Western Hands annual fall Exhibition brings together today’s top artisans – all in one place.

The exhibition is located on the south lawn of the Buffalo Bill Center of the West and showcases new work from more than 19 world-class artisans.

Contact the BWH Director for more details on this year’s exhibition.

2018 By Western Hands Invitational Design Exhibition

Thursday, Sept 20th – Opening Day & Reception

Exhibit Hours: 10 am to 5 pm

Artisan and Patron Reception (by invitation only); Exhibition Tent, 6 to 8 pm

Friday, Sept 21st – Open Day & Presentation

Exhibit Hours: 10 am to 6 pm

Presentation: 3:00 to 4:00 pm

By Western Hands will host Asa Christiana, former chief editor Fine Woodworking Magazine, freelance writer, author and craftsman as their speaker on Friday, September 21st, 3:00 PM in the Coe Auditorium at the Buffalo Bill Center of the West.  Mr. Christiana’s program is entitled: “From Molesworth to Maker and Back Again: How Today’s Young Artisans are Reinventing Traditional Crafts.”

Book Signing: 4:15 to 5:00 pm

Boot title: Handmade- Make the Things You Use Everyday

Immediately after the presentation, located in the Lower Level, next to Coe Auditorium

Saturday, Sept. 22nd – Closing Day

Exhibit Hours: 8 am to 2 pm (closes promptly)