The Society of American Period Furniture Makers

SAPFM Chapter News and Discussions => Peach State Chapter => Topic started by: Ken Johnson on December 11, 2012, 06:18:42 AM

Title: Peach State (Atlanta) Georgia Event with Mickey Callahan Feb 1-5, 2013
Post by: Ken Johnson on December 11, 2012, 06:18:42 AM
The Peach State Chapter of SAPFM spring meeting will feature Mickey Callahan of American Period Furniture Makers.  The weekend will be a combination of demonstrations and illustration of construction techniques using ?mock ups?.  Demonstrations will include:  carving volutes and scrolls, turning and carving a flame finial for Philadelphia and Newport styles, making gooseneck molding, reeding of turned legs on a lathe, acanthus leaf carving on a cabriole knee, and making a pie crust table top.

Mickey will lead a workshop on Monday and Tuesday on making the Chippendale corner chair featured in FWW 215.

Those interested in group wood purchase need to contact to make arrangements.  The deadline for the group purchase is Monday, Dec 17.

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