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 peachstatesapfm@gmail.com to make arrangements.  The deadline for the group purchase is Monday, Dec 17.

More information is available on www.peachstatesapfm.info/events.htm (http://www.peachstatesapfm.info/events.htm)