Making Authentic Shaker Furniture

With Measured Drawings of Museum Classics

Author: John G. Shea

Publisher: Courier Corporation

ISBN:

Category: Crafts & Hobbies

Page: 224

View: 805

Over 250 photographs and measured drawings for over 80 classic Shaker designs: cradle, dry sink, trestle table, lap desk, rocking chair, many more. 262 halftones. 140 black-and-white line illustrations.

Making Shaker Furniture

Author: Barry Jackson

Publisher: Sterling Publishing Company Incorporated

ISBN:

Category: Art

Page: 128

View: 320

With something stunning for every room in the home, 13 categories of Shaker projects are offered here, all displayed in full-color photos. Take your choice of a variety of Looking Glasses, Oval Boxes, Sewing Stands, Hanging Candle Sconces, Drying Stands, Canterbury Step Chest, Drop Leaf Table, Dining Chairs, Rocking Chairs, and more. Complete plans, exploded diagrams, and step-by-step photos focus on the original techniques, so that your projects will be more authentically Shaker, in appearance and in spirit.

Making Authentic Pennsylvania Dutch Furniture

With Measured Drawings

Author: John G. Shea

Publisher: Courier Corporation

ISBN:

Category: Crafts & Hobbies

Page: 240

View: 894

Richly illustrated guide to Pennsylvania Dutch culture and craftsmanship, including measured drawings for building 50 representative pieces: chairs, tables, desks, many more. 250 illustrations. Bibliography.

Making Authentic Country Furniture

With Measured Drawings of Museum Classics

Author: John G. Shea

Publisher: Courier Corporation

ISBN:

Category: Crafts & Hobbies

Page: 228

View: 171

DIVIllustrated exploration of principal designs used in North America over past 400 years. 95 measured drawings enable woodworkers to construct for candlestand, pedestal table, rocker, corner cupboard, cradle, armoire, many more. /div

Windsor Chairs

Author: Wallace Nutting

Publisher: Courier Corporation

ISBN:

Category: Antiques & Collectibles

Page: 208

View: 894

100 different types of Windsor chairs and other furniture. Full-page photos of side chairs, armchairs, comb-backs, writing-arm chairs, babies' high-backs and low chairs, settees, love seats, stools, and tables. Informative text.

In the Shaker Tradition

Author: Lesley Duvall

Publisher: Friedman/Fairfax Pub

ISBN:

Category: House & Home

Page: 160

View: 236

Enjoy a stunning photographic tour of warm, comfortable rooms featuring quintessential Shaker furniture. Focus on their clean lines, quality workmanship, and beautiful simplicity, and how these fine designs influenced later furniture makers and craftspeople. "This fine book features page after page of sturdy, practical furnishings...all revealed in detail."--"Country Almanac."