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Our Mission

To advance the art of furni­ture making by inspir­ing creativ­ity, promot­ing excel­lence, and foster­ing an under­stand­ing of this art and its place in society. 

Our vision is to culti­vate a diverse commu­nity and conver­sa­tion around furni­ture in all its forms.


Featured Member for May, 2020: Chelsea Witt

Chelsea Witt is an artist living and working out of mid-coast Maine. Chelsea is a wood­worker, furni­ture maker, and illus­tra­tor.​After grad­u­at­ing from the Univer­sity of South Florida with a BFA they have worked and taken oppor­tu­ni­ties up and down the east coast seeking growth in furni­ture making specif­i­cally. Chelsea has worked for and or studied under artists such as Alexis Dold, Tyler Hays (BDDW), Christina Boy, Aaron Fedarko, and David Upfill-Brown. When it comes to wood­work­ing Chelsea focuses on bring­ing 2 dimen­sional shapes into the 3 dimen­sion, all the while putting the impor­tance onto the process and details. 

Currently Chelsea is working for the Center for Furni­ture Crafts­man­ship and will be teach­ing or assist­ing classes coming up there, as well as at Penland School of Crafts and Haystack Moun­tain school of Crafts.


Become a Member

With access to members-only sections of our website, discounts on work­shops, members-only events and much more, becom­ing a member is both a strate­gic and finan­cial value. Follow the link below about the bene­fits of each type of member­ship and why you should join.