Joe Feikls works to bring out the inherent beauty within each piece of wood and clay from which he creates his art. During his years in the Kane Area High School art program, he studied art history, theatre history and applied art.
Owner of Joe Props shop in Kane, Pennsylvania, he has had a long career as a Master Carpenter and Master Prop Man. He is a member of the theatrical stage-hand’s Union, IATSE. He has worked on Broadway and on tours of Tony Award winning shows such as Les Miserabes, mass Appeal, Oklahoma, Suessical, and Phantom of the Opera. Joe also worked on tours of A Chorus Line and Amadeus. Working for many stars, including Rosie O’Donnell, Frank Langella, Milo O-Shea, and ‘Luke Skywalker” Mark Hamill, Joe developed a meticulous attention to detail in pursuit of perfection.
Techniques & Media
Wood and ceramics.
Education & Training
During his years in the Kane Area High School art program, he studied art history, theatre history and applied art. From there he continued these pursuits in the apprenticeship program of the Corning Summer Theatre in Corning, New York. Since 1973 he has studied ceramics and trained on and off under the artist John Bloomquist.
Exhibition & Availability
ArtWorks on the Summit
Website & Contact Information