First Name
Chris
Last Name
Becksvoort, 2009 Maine Craft Artist Award
Business Name
C. H. Becksvoort
Partner Name
Media Category
Wood
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Region
Maine Lakes/Mountains
Phone
207-926-4608
Membership Level:
Professional Membership
About
Christian Becksvoort of New Gloucester, Maine is a career furniture maker, long time member of the Maine Crafts Association and 2009 recipient of the MCA's Maine Craft Artist Award. Chris has been honored to do restoration work for the last remaining Shaker community at Sabbathday Lake since the late 70's. He wrote the The Shaker Legacy — Perspectives on an Enduring Furniture Style and dozens and dozens of articles as a contributing editor since 1989 to the magazine, Fine Woodworking.
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