Aspen Golann is a studio furniture maker, artist and educator based in Western North Carolina. She holds a degree in Fine Furniture from The North Bennet Street School in Boston, is currently the Wood Shop Coordinator at The Penland School of Craft and was awarded the 2020 John D. Mineck Fellowship. She exhibits nationally and is published in Fine Woodworking, Luxe Magazine, Art New England, and American Period Furniture. She does domestic and international commission work for designers in the UK, Asia, and across the United States. Before making furniture she was a weaver, farmer, teacher and coastal navigator. She loves woodworking experiments, pizza ovens, old clocks, and the intersection of traditional and contemporary aesthetics.
- Penland, NC
- Professional Status
- Wood coordinator, penland school of craft & studio furniture maker