Dustin Farnsworth is a sculptor and resident artist at Penland School of Crafts in North Carolina. In 2010 he received his degree from Kendall College of Art and Design of Ferris State University in woodworking and a minor in printmaking. His artwork has been featured in the 2010 and 2011 ArtPrize (Michigan), 2012 Arrowmont School of Arts and Craft (Tennessee), and at SOFA Chicago in 2013.He has taught and given lectures throughout the country at Georgia State University, Arrowmont School of Arts and Crafts, Eastern Oregon State University, Arizona State University, Penland School of Crafts, etc. In 2010, Dustin won the prestige Windgate Fellowship of $15,000.
His sculptures are a part of the University of Arkansas and Arrowmont School of Arts and Crafts' permanent collections, as well as many private collections around the USA.