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Enjoy this lovely Shaker Gift Drawing (also known as a Spirit Drawing). These works of art were derived from spirit messages received by Shaker "instruments" who created the art here in the material world. Gift Drawings are often complex which defies worldly (non-Shaker) notions of Shaker simplicity. ... See MoreSee Less

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Gosh and we thought we had a lot of snow in the Albany area! We hope the Shaker Family and their friends stay safe and warm until spring arrives. ... See MoreSee Less

Well, the snow is half-way up ...

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2016 Board of Trustees

  • Jessica Ansert Klami – President
  • Terence Curran – Past President
  • Sharon Bright Holub – Vice President
  • Anthony Zumbolo – Treasurer
  • Lauren L. Hunt-Secretary

Michael Bates                    Willard A. Bruce
Victoria Clingan                Steven E. Como
Peter Crouse                      Henry DeCotis
Rebecca Haizmann          Sandy Kiepura
David Rowley                    Jacqueline Schillinger
Nicholas Schwartz           Teresa Scicchitano
Pilar Arthur-Snead

 Advisory Committee  

Phoebe Bender                Stephen Iachetta
Terence Curran               Bob Reilly
Chungchin Chen             Janet O’Farrell
H. Graham Jones            Elizabeth Lee



Lead Volunteers

Volunteer coordinator:  Leslie Neira
Herb Garden:  Rebecca Langer
Membership Secretary:  Dawn McHale

We are always seeking new volunteers for all areas of museum operations, including tour guides, the gift shop, office work, craft fairs, and more. We’re happy to work with you to find something that fits your unique interests. All of our volunteers receive on-the-job training and experience is not necessary.

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Albany, NY 12211

(518) 456-7890

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