By: Pretlove, Chris

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Signed by author inside back cover. Glossy paper, well illustrated throughout with historic portrait photos showing numerous examples of rustic or twig furniture that was popular in photographic studios in Australia and Canada during late 1800s and early 1900s. The author researched the history of early furniture makers in Australia and offers the photographs as examples of the variety of designs to inspire the reader to create their own pieces of furniture - chairs, benches, tables, plant stands. Step-by-step illustrated instructions provided with tools required, recommended timbers and lots of practical advice. The author's ancestors made rustic furniture, a tradition he continues and is keen to share. A fascinating insight into social history of garden furniture and an inspiring guide to a practical craft using waste or recycled branches and twigs. 1.2kg weight; Color Illustrations; 4to 11" - 13" tall; 290 pages; Signed by Author


Author Name: Pretlove, Chris

ISBN Number: 0646934775

ISBN-13: 9780646934778

Location Published: Warnambool, The Author: 2015

Binding: Paperback

Book Condition: New

Inscription: Signed by Author

Categories: Local History, Gardens and Gardening, Crafts and Hobbies, D.i.y. Home Repairs and Building

Seller ID: 29972

Keywords: rustic furniture furniture making rustic chairs chair making handmade furniture twig furniture furniture makers australia garden furniture wood work