Jeff Antkowiak is a master wood craftsman who has created items like jewelry boxes ,light boxes, miniature temples, frames as well as fixing and embellishing antiques. His first love is the Arts & Crafts style. He was introduced to this aesthetic when he made frames for pastel artist Ron Monsma at Radecki Galleries, where he has been a framer for many years. Creating the frames for Ron was the pivotal inspiration to continue mastering his craft in the Arts & Crafts style.
Jeff has a BFA from Indiana University, South Bend and is a South Bend native.