Jonathan Benson has been working with wood for 40 years. His award-winning designs combine fine veneers, bent laminations of wood, and turned elements. He uses these elements to create tables, cabinets, and many other types of furniture. Jon’s work has been exhibited in more than 40 galleries nationwide. He has taught woodworking and furniture design at the college level and has given numerous workshops and lectures across the country. Jon has also authored numerous articles for national woodworking magazines and is the author of several books including Woodworker’s Guide to Veneering and Inlay and Woodworker’s Guide to Bending Wood, published by Fox Chapel Publishing. He is featured in a 2 DVD series on veneering published by Popular Woodworking magazine.