Jonathan Bancroft Colon
Center for Creative Exploration
Jonathan Bancroft Colon is a renowned woodworker, artist and teacher known for his mastery of ancient tools and techniques to craft breathtaking wooden sculptures and custom furniture that reveals the unique and true nature of every tree he works with. Having studied at UMASS Boston and at SACI Florence Italy, Jonathan has spent the last two decades creating works of wooden art in methods that are as meditative as they are rare, and teaching students of all ages and skill levels the elements of handcrafted woodworking. He is a lifelong Lancastrian and lives in the city with his wife and son.