Applewoods Studio & Gallery
 

Our Story


1976 - Present

David and Michelle Holzapfel established their Marlboro studio and gallery, Applewoods Studios, in 1976 on VT Route 9 in the southern Green Mountains. They specialize in Vermont’s spalted and burled hardwoods to make one-of-a-kind, handmade/ handcarved furniture and vessels. Their work has been acquired by museums, businesses and homeowners throughout North America.

 
 

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Michelle

“I respond to the dynamic grain patterns of native hardwood burls. My forms are rendered as vessels. Their function is to project their  personalities into the viewer’s space.” 

 


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 David

“Burls, branches, hollow logs, and natural-edged boards... the challenge is to make sense of them within  the parameters of   functional furniture:   material-based design.”

 

 

Our Work Process


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