Janel Jacobson
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Publications & Media

  • 2014 Woodcarving Feature & Cover Photo, UK May/June 2014, No.138, pp 37-41
  • 2014 SNAG (Society of North American Goldsmiths) Technical Article Online: Small Scale carving, September 2014
  • 2014 The Woodcarvers Gazette, Winter issue
  • Ornament Magazine, Smithsonian Craft Show, Vol 37 No. 2 2014
  • Ornament Magazine, Smithsonian Craft Show, Vol 36 No. 3 2013
  • 2012 American Woodturner, Fishing The Outer Reaches, Vol. 27, No. 6, December 2012. pp 60
  • 100 Midwest Artists: Schiffer Publishing, E. Ashley Rooney: This expansive book takes a fresh look at 100 living artists from the Midwest, their personal stories and inspirations, along with several examples of their works.
  • 2011 Woodworker’s Journal eZine, Janel Jacobson: Netsuke Carvings and New Directions, Issue 281, 8/9/2011 by Joanna Werch Takes
  • 2010 Fine Woodworking magazine: Readers Gallery, December 2010, No. 215. pp 77
  • Bella Online ~ Janel Jacobson - In Her Own Words
  • A Revolution in Wood: The Bresler Collection, Nicholas R. Bell, 2010: p. 76, 77, 123::
  • 2009, 2010 Princess Takamado Netsuke Classes: Transcription/Book, Osaka Japan
  • 2008 Enduring Vision Award Bush Artist Program, from the Bush Foundation: two videos:
    ~ 2008 EVA Fellowship Artists ~ ~ Janel Jacobson EVA 2008 Video ~
  • Wood Art Today 2, Jeffrey B. Snyder, Schiffer Publishing Ltd.
  • FineWoodworking.com: Small Scale Wood Sculptor, Janel Jacobson, Wins Award
  • Minnesota Public Radio: Three artists recognized for their enduring vision, by Marianne Combs
  • Minnesota Public Radio: Grand carving on a small scale Interview with Janel Jacobson, by Marianne Combs
  • Fine Woodworking magazine: Readers Gallery October 2007, No. 193. pg 84
  • 10,000 arts: Minnesota's Creative Quarterly, Winter 2007, a supplement to: The Rake; Secrets of the City
  • Minnesota Artists Online
  • ZOOM IN a+E Issue 11: Carver Janel Jacobson
  • International Netsuke Society Journal   www.netsuke.org
  • Sculptural Pursuit Magazine:  Autumn & Winter 2003 issues 
    Sculptural Pursuit shares with you Janel Jacobson's inspiration and her journey from clay to carving boxwood and other  carvable materials.
  • Wood Art Today: Furniture, Vessels, Sculpture
    by Dona Z. Meilach, Schiffer Publishing Ltd., ISBN:  0 - 7643 - 1912 - 4
    Over 500 Photographs of the work of more than 130 of today's wood artists, including one of Janel Jacobson's "Pear Peeper"
  • Web Article about Janel Jacobson, Women In Woodworking, online magazine
  • Osaka Japan: Contemporary Netsuke Carvers: Transcription of the classes taught to university students by Princess Takamado, 2009, 2010