2018 Plank Road Artist Residency

2018 Plank Road Artist Residency

Big news folks!  Farwell House and Midwest Artist Studios have joined forces for the 2018 Plank Road Artist Residency.  Artists for our inaugural summer sessions are being selected by personal invitation from the MAS roster.  We have been and continue to work with a...
Celebrating 150 Years On The Hill

Celebrating 150 Years On The Hill

Mark your calendars folks!  On Saturday, October 28, from 11 am to 4 pm we will be hosting a community celebration in honor of the 150th anniversary of Farwell House.  That’s right, the home built by Charles Farwell has been a part of the Frederick community for...
What’s in an Object? And introduction to OOMA

What’s in an Object? And introduction to OOMA

Objects. Things. Chances are pretty good that you have specific items in your possession that you have held onto for years.  Items that have made it through every cross country move and survived all sorts of opportunities to land in a yard sale. For various reasons,...
Oh Those Curves…

Oh Those Curves…

Plaster work has been a major priority over the past 5 weeks and continues today.  The 3rd-floor staircase and entire 2nd-floor have been replastered and the ceilings have been drywalled.  Now it is time to move on to the first floor and continue the process.  Brian...
Community Connection: Object Of My Affection

Community Connection: Object Of My Affection

Hello folks.  Much has been taking place at Farwell House over the past several months.  Currently, we are rewiring (the entire house!), upgrading the plumbing, plastering walls and drywalling our ceilings.  Christy has been hard a work finalizing the layout of our...
Big News – Next Steps

Big News – Next Steps

We have some fantastic news to share with all of you.  We have received an anonymous donation in the amount of $125,000!  That’s right, you are reading this correctly.  $125,000.   All of us here at Farwell House are beyond excited and grateful for this amazing...