Arts & Culture in Downtown Seymour


Downtown Seymour Artist Profile: Pete Baxter

Pete Baxter is a first generation woodworker specializing in Shaker chairs and oval boxes. Visit the Pete Baxter Shaker Craftsmen Gallery located in the heart of historic downtown Seymour, the gallery offers patrons the opportunity to view and purchase pieces handcrafted by the artisan. 

The gallery is open by appointment only, more information is provided below.


Pete Baxter Shaker Craftsman

313 West Tipton Street Seymour, IN 47274


Baxter has earned membership into both the Indiana Artisan and Kentucky Guild of Artists and Craftsman, and his work has juried into Early American Life Magazine's Directory of Traditional American Crafts for 2012 through 2015. The Directory is an honor bestowed on a handful of Artisans who work in traditional media, style, and crafts. An artisans work must be rated a Master or Museum Quality level for inclusion in the Directory.


  • 313 West Tipton Street Seymour, IN 47274

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