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September 2016

John Wesley Williams

We met John at his studio up on Butler Mountain near Renick ,WV  just a few weeks after the flooding in Greenbrier County. The drive up up the mountain afford some wonderful views. When we arrived John was working on a new commission which you will see in the video.

He is an award-winning designer and craftsman of fine furniture. As a craftsman, he says he “wants my work to make a bold and assertive search for an identity. Learn more about John at
Music was composed by Steven Gutheinz and licensed through You can listen to more of his music at
ArtVoiceWV is production of 78 Degrees West Films. Major support for ArtVoiceWV is provided by Dave Graves, Sally & Jerry Berman, and Jan & Harold Bright. Additional support is provided by Polly & Terre Jones, Karen & Rick Schneider, Clara Ladd Ceil & Rand Jones, Pat & Bob Marrgraf, Jan Weinberg, Arlene & Tony Verge, FAST Foundation, Star Theater, Susan & Gat Caperton, Ian Weinschel, Beth & Tim Rowland, Kate Lehman, Jane McCloud and Eryn & Brian Lampe.

Preview and Review

Our new documentary short about designer/craftsman John Wesley Williams will be published tomorrow. So we thought we’d take a moment and look back at one of our earlier artists – Jane Frenke.

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