James LaChance has had the privilege to work with some of the finest architects, artists and craftspeople. He credits these talented individuals with helping him develop his skills in creating high quality work.

He received his M.F.A. from the University of Washington in Seattle. He attended Minnesota State University Moorhead where he received a B.S. in Art Education and a B.A. in Fine Arts. James's work has been featured in Dwell, Metropolitan Home, Minnesota Monthly, Blu Dot, Better Homes and Gardens, and the Star Tribune to name a few. His work can be seen at the Walker Art Center's Garden Cafe which features his custom tables and cabinets.