Kimberly Winkle is Associate Professor of Art and Director of the School of Art, Craft & Design at Tennessee Technological University. She exhibits painted furniture and objects at venues such as SOFA Chicago, Wanted Design NYC, and the Architectural Digest Design Show in New York. Publications include Fine Woodworking, Woodworker, and Woodworker West magazines, as well as 500 Chairs (Lark Books, 2008) and 500 Tables (Lark Books, 2009). Kimberly has participated in residencies at the International Turning Exchange in Philadelphia, SUNY Purchase in New York, Haystack Mountain School of Crafts in Maine, Vermont Studio Center, and Appalachian Center for Craft in Tennessee. Honors include four Niche awards, a State of Tennessee Individual Artist Award, and the 2014 John D. Mineck Furniture Fellowship from Boston’s Society of Arts and Crafts.