Ann Lee, founder of the Shaker movement, offered this guidance to her followers, qHands to work and hearts to Godq. The furniture of the Pleasant Hill community shows her philosophy brought to life in every piece. With its beauty and simplicity, Shaker furniture has inspired generations of furniture makers like no other style in the world. This book details the construction and design of some rare and never before seen Shaker furniture created in the village of Pleasant Hill, Kentucky. Painstakingly illustrated with drawings and photos of the furniture, this book reveals the joinery and design secrets that make Shaker furniture timeless. You'll find full-scale details of the joinery and special details about the furniture as well as a charming history of the village of Pleasant Hill.... 130a133 Craftsmen, 26a28, 30 Cupboard cupboard over chest, 46, 56, 57a58 hanging, 48, 49, 57, 58a59, 94a99 red cupboard, 138a143 ... 158 Shawnee Run, 16a18 Insect-repellent herbs, 125 Interpretera#39;s Manual, 39 Joinery aesthetics and , 59a60 blanket chest, 58, ... 47a48 Lathe indexing head, 109a110 sewing rocker back posts, 107a109 treadle lathe, 22a23 use of reproduction lathe, 38, 39 Lee, anbsp;...
|Title||:||Pleasant Hill Shaker Furniture|
|Publisher||:||Popular Woodworking Books - 2007-03-20|