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Patrick Molzahn is Program Director in Cabinetmaking & Millwork at Madison Area Technical College, Madison, Wisconsin

PatrickMolzahnCredentials: B.I.A., School of the Art Institute, Chicago, IL; B.F.A., School of the Art Institute, Chicago, IL; Vocational Certification, Northwest School of Wooden Boat Building, Port Townsend, WA.

Patrick has had a lifelong love of working with wood. He joined Madison College in 1998 after running his own Woodworking business for several years.

Originally trained as an architect, he has a strong interest in Architectural Millwork. His pursuits have led him around the world in search of how other cultures train their craftspeople. After living in Japan for 2-1/2 years, he returned to the US to study traditional Wooden Boatbuilding. Although he is boat less, Patrick employs the curved and circular techniques he learned in much of his work.