The long awaited revision of one of the country's leading cabinetmakers book, first published in 1984. Whilst leaving the majority of Alan's original words intact, the book has been enhanced by adding relavant up-to-date information, and the addition of extra photographs of Alan's work.
This comprehensively revised and updated book is devoted to overall chair-making strategy and design. An award-winning designer and builder demonstrates the key design elements behind all chairs, and provides jig designs for simple construction.
This book presents a collection of superb work from eminents British professional designermakers and highlights the best of hand-built individual furniture commissioned by corporate and private clients from around the world.
Here are complete details to build ten attractive pieces of cane furniture, with information on the materials and tools needed, the assembly techniques, finishing, suppliers, designing to suit your own taste, plus a repairs section. Ideal furniture for the summer room, patio, garden and conservatory.