(207) 442-7938   873 U.S. Route One, Woolwich, ME 04579   M-F 9am-4:30pm SA 9am-3pm

Making Classic Chairs

  • Sale
  • Regular price $34.00
Shipping calculated at checkout.


The Chippendale style is recognized as the most popular furniture type of the 18th century. Join the author in his own shop as he chronicles every step in the construction of this classic chair, from wood selection, layout, and cutting, through carving and stain application. Detailed text accompanied by nearly 400 photographs lead the reader through chair projects such as a Philadelphia style ball-and-claw and a rare ""hairy paw"". This book gives woodworkers and antique buffs everything they need to know to make chairs in the Chippendale style.

Our Promise To You.

If it is for sale in our store -- it is because we use it and love it!

We are happy to share our experiences with these tools which may enhance your own. Given care, maintenance, and love, each of these fine tools is capable of lasting a lifetime. We do limit warranties to those offered by our supplying manufacturers. If ever you have a question or concern regarding any of the tools we sell, please let us know.

Online. On Campus. On The Job Site.

These tools, toys and supplies are in constant use by our students, timber framing crews, and family. At Shelter Tools, we have a working knowledge of every product we sell. Graduates will find particular items recommended in class and on site.


If you don't see the tools or items you need, we can find it for you. Write us or call us anytime.