The Artist of the Month is a way for us to celebrate and highlight the talent from the local artists who sell work within the Emerge Gallery Sales Gallery, by shining a spotlight on a different creative artist each month.
Daniel Peoples earned his BFA in Wood Design from ECU’s School of Art & Design. He has applied his art background to custom furniture and cabinets. Daniel can be found working at Tyson Creek Studio in Greenville, which is a furniture studio specializing in handcrafted work. Daniel established the studio in 2002 with the intent of creating an artist environment that would foster design and fabrication of functional art. Daniel says, “To create something that is useful but also beautiful is my ultimate goal.”