David Chatt, artist, designer, beadworker and maker of curiosities. A former Penland Resident Artist (2008 – 2011), his work has been collected by Corning Museum of Glass, Corning NY,  Museum of Art and Design, NYC, Museum of fine Arts, Boston MA, The Tacoma Arts Museum, Tacoma WA, The Racine Art Museum, Racine WI, and the Kamm Teapot Collection.  In 2007 the Bellevue Arts Museum honored him with a retrospective look at his career entitled Two Hands, Twenty Years, and a Billion Beads and in 2015 he was awarded a North Carolina Arts Council Fellowship.  Chatt is dedicated to sharing his knowledge through exhibiting, teaching and lecturing both locally and internationally.