Published January 1, 2007
by Linden Publishing .
Written in English
|The Physical Object|
|Number of Pages||199|
Chairmaking and Design, Jeff Miller's classic on chairmaking, deservedly the winner of the Stanley Award for Best How-To Book, is a wonderful introduction to chair building for the developing y written and thoroughly illustrated with black and white images and drawings, Miller takes you from basic chair design and simple construction through progressively more advanced models. The often-intimidating art of chairmaking is explained in this book of expert patterns and tips for creating seven elegant chairs. Through each project, craftspeople learn increasingly complex skills that build upon each other, making the manual a complete education in 4/5. The book that tops our list is the revised and updated edition of Chairs by Charlotte & Peter Fiell. Available in both hardcover and paperback, this book is an overview of the most unique and exciting chairs of the 20th century. Each page of the book is devoted to a single chair. Jeff's first book, Chairmaking and Design, was republished in December of by Linden Publishing. The companion dvd, Chairmaking Techniques, is available from The Taunton Press. Both won the Stanley Tools Awards for the best "how-to" book and video. Jeff's second book, Beds was released by Taunton in the fall of
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