Category archives for Chairs

post dateMarch 22, 2014  |   post categoriesArtwork, Chairs, Furniture, Works  |   post comments number0 comment Read more  >
Quaker-Shaker 8.2

  PROJECT DETAILS In this version of the chair everything is coming apart and the chair is non functional. In this type of furniture, I like to try and capture the instant of time when an event or sudden change is taking place. For: example: a building starting to fall, a piano coming out or […]

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California Quaker-Shaker

  PROJECT DETAILS This was the first of several chairs built in collaboration by myself and another artist Vickie Cypherd. These chairs play with the fragility of the California landscape. The construction of these chairs was adapted from a Swiss two-board chair that was capable of being taken apart for transportation. In this version of […]

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Mahogany Crotch wood Burl Rocker

  PROJECT DETAILS This is my contemporary rocker constructed in the very rare mahogany crotch wood burl. This is extremely figured wood from a main branch (or crotch) of a tree. This wood is very sought after and most of it goes into veneer for fine furniture. I was very lucky to get a piece […]

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Cirque du Soleil Chair

PROJECT DETAILS Baltic birch and curly bubingua — $3800

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Contemporary Rocking Chair

PROJECT DETAILS This is one of my favorite pieces; I’ve made many over the years. All of the critical fitting dimensions were taken from my Windsor design, but the overall form is totally modern. This chair is in curly maple, but I have also made them in walnut and California acacia (like koa). Sometimes I […]

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Contemporary Slat Back Rocker

PROJECT DETAILS This is my most popular chair. The slats across the seat and back are fixed on one end only allowing them to spring into your body. Plans to build this rocker are available through American Furniture Design and are taught at the American sycamore retreat in Indianapolis, (See links page). 27”x29”x46” — $6,400

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English Garden Bench

PROJECT DETAILS A few years ago I built this bench and the client recently asked if I could make a gazebo cover and table to go with it. The bench and table are made of cypress and the gazebo is cedar. 110”x54”x98”

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Spanish Mission Bench

PROJECT DETAILS This Spanish Mission bench is made from incense cedar killed by the Cedar Fire in 2003. The frame is stained dark with the seat natural color and is held together with large iron “clavos” nails. 84”x22”x42”  — $2300