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John Schakel

John Schakel from Spring Green is one of Wisconsin’s finest rustic furniture makers, specializing in traditional bent willow style. He received a blue ribbon in wood at the 2004 Madison Art Off the Square for his bent willow rocking horse sculpture, and in 2009 his work won Best in Show at the Dubuque 44th Annual Arts and Crafts Fair. His chairs, rockers, and many sizes of tables may be seen at Longbranch Gallery in Mineral Point.

19R131C - Make a Bent Willow Trellis

May 11, 2019
John Schakel  4

Registration deadline is April 29

19R278C - Make a Bent Willow Chair

October 5-6, 2019
John Schakel  4

Registration deadline is September 23

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