header photo


153 year old Pennsylvania church converted to a home & artist workshop studio

Our favorite lights!

Check out recommendations by Priscilla & Morton

Subscribe to our FREE monthly newsletter!

FREE monthly news from The1870

* indicates required

Help The1870

Want to help restore The1870? Any size of donation is appreciated!

Blog posts August 2022

Gathering wood inside & out

Yesterday was one of the most productive days in our lives at The1870. 

Morton was sawing trees that had fallen sideways in a storm around the parking lot, Emma & Justin, our helpers staying with us, were splitting firewood outside for the coming cold months and I was in the studio packaging ord…

Read more

All the time in the world

Changes are happening in our lives so fast at the moment it feels like time has sped up a bit.

Morton has retired at 55, we are getting projects done at an incredible rate of speed thanks to him being here and having two incredible helpers with us for the month of August from Workaway. 


Read more

2 blog posts