30 August 2019
Chairs – I’ve made a few...
Our lead article is about chairmaking. Many cabinetmakers don’t like trying to make chairs because trying to create complicated asymmetric profiles that are comfortable and easy on the eye can be a challenge too far.
For us ordinary ‘shed’ woodworkers it represents even more of a challenge – a hill, a mountain even, to climb, not worth the effort and stress involved. And yet, it is one of those things where your skill and design eye can really shine, where a rectangular box- shaped cabinet often does not.