Nationally known sculptor, Chad Haspels' award winning artistic background began at a young age and lead to a Fine Arts degree from Rocky Mountain College in Billings, MT in 2000. His introduction to sculpture came through working in bronze, stone, and metal. Chad began sculpting in wood in 1998 and in 1999 worked an apprenticeship under Internationally renowned Master Woodsculptor James Acheampong in Kumasi, Ghana.
Sculpting full time since 2002, Chad has produced many high profile works throughout the U.S. and has recieved multiple awards for his work. He has many one of a kind sculptures in private, corporate, and public collections throughout the U.S., Canada, and Europe. Today, Chad and his wife Jennifer are inspired everyday by their beautiful "Green Built" oasis within the San Juan Mountains of Southwest Colorado in Pagosa Springs, where they co-own and operate their personal studio and gallery, and are avid runners and mountain bikers.