You and your band saw have mastered the right angles of tables and more. Now it's time to try a new slant with The Essential Chair. Tim Rousseau, instructor at the Center for Furniture Craftsmanship in Rockport, Maine, will show you in close-up, high-definition video how to design and build a classic, comfortable side chair with mortise-and-tenon joinery, curved rails and a padded seat.
Teacher at the Center for Furniture Craftsmanship
Tim Rousseau divides his time between building furniture on commission in Appleton, Maine, and teaching at the Center For Furniture Craftsmanship in Rockport (woodschool.org). He has been a lead instructor for the Twelve-Week Intensive at the Center, and co-teaches the chair project for their Comprehensive course. He has traveled as far as Australia to teach furniture making. His furniture is shown throughout the Northeast, and lived with in homes from coast to coast.