Quaker Resources: The Arts, Architecture, and Quaker Aesthetics

Quaker Performing and Visual Artists

Quicklink to links below (from quaker.org).

Print resources available from the FGC Quaker bookstore, quakerbooks.org.


Beyond Uneasy Tolerance: The Saga of Quakers and the Arts in 100 Quotations, Esther Greenleaf-Murer, ed.; paper, Fellowship of Quakers in the Arts; $8.

Letting That Go, Keeping This, Philip Harnden; Pendle Hill Pamphlet #353; $6.50.

Quaker Aesthetics: Reflections on a Quaker Ethic in American Design and Consumption, 1720–1920, Emma Lapsansky and Anne Verplanck, eds.; $42.50.

Quakers and the Arts: Plain and Fancy, David Sox; $12.

The Quiet Eye: A Way of Looking at Pictures, Sylvia Shaw-Judson; $12.95.

Kingdoms of Edward Hicks, Carolyn Weekley.

Edward Hicks: His Life and Art, Alice Ford.

Edward Hicks, Painter of the Peaceable Kingdom, Alice Ford.

Living Threads: Making the Quaker Tapestry, Jennie Levin; paper, Quaker Tapestry at Kendal; $16.

The Spiritual in Twentieth-century Art, Roger Lipsey; $25.95.

A Quaker Marriage of Philosophy and Art: Words and Pictures of Howard and Anna Brinton, Howard Brinton and Anna Cox Brinton; $14.

The Actor’s Way: A Journey of Self-discovery in Letters, Benjamin Lloyd; $16.95.

Getting to Know Grant Wood, Mike Venezia; $6.99. Grant Wood was a Quaker.

Performing and Visual Artists and Musicians