About the Artists
Curtis Whatley started designing and
crafting wood furniture eight years
ago. Curtis attended Southern Union
Community College where he earned a
degree in Fine Furniture and Custom
Design and a minor in Business. This
experience gave him confidence to
continue developing his great
aptitude and passion to design and
make high quality furniture.
helped Curtis in the wood shop over
the last eight years, he acquired the
skills to help Curtis create a wide
range of unique pieces ranging from a
burly oak judge’s bench and a
black walnut judges gavel, to a
cherry and curly maple chess table
and black walnut rocking chairs.
Byron also earned a degree in
Entrepreneurship and Family Business
from Auburn University’s
School of Business in May, 2005.