Make a Craftsman Style Blanket Chest with Bob Van Dyke & Tim Spratlin

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This advanced workshop held over two 3-day weekends features a handsome frame and panel blanket chest with tiger maple panels and a cherry frame. It is based on a design by John McAlevey, a well-known custom furniture maker and author living in Maine. The chest was featured on the cover of Fine Woodworking Magazine a number of years ago. The project entails extensive through mortise and tenons, raised panels, chamfered legs, a number of curved parts and frame and panel construction. The techniques used in its construction are basic to many larger furniture pieces.   Participants need to have taken at least the Woodworking I & II classes or the  equivalent experience. Tuition: $945.00 (plus materials - $393.00).

Section 011522A:    Saturday - Monday  January 15 - 17 & Friday - Sunday, February 4 - 6, 9:30am - 5:00pm

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