The Gamble House Living Room Arm Chair is unique in its design; incorporating many of the aspects found in other Greene & Greene chairs from its cloud lift headrest and rails, to its carved arms. While adding some unique elements not found in other chairs, side panels, split center back slat joined by ebony bars, and carved cloud lifts in each rail.
Prerequisites: This is a great project for an intermediate or novice woodworker who is ready to dive into the world of chair building or anyone with an appreciation for the Greene & Greene style.
Tools required: None.
In this class we will:
Angled mortise and tenon joinery
A combination of power and hand carving the crest rail
Making ebony plugs
Recess carving in the arms, aprons and rails
When you purchase and attend this class, you will also get a copy of the video class to watch and help you build more chairs at home.
Price: $1750 – Includes materials and access to online version, with plans, once class starts.