June 10 - 14, 2019 Building a Chippendale Chest

Shenandoah Valley Four Drawer Chest

This 5 day class will be an in depth study of the joinery techniques used to build a Shenandoah Valley of Virginia four drawer chest of drawers. You will learn many timesaving method for laying out and executing hand cut dovetails, fluted quarter columns, and ogee feet along with many other processes which will help you with many other  future projects.  We will cover Chippendale drawer construction with overlapping drawer fronts. This chest will store countless treasures for many generations. We will provide you with a cut and tool list so you can bring the materials of you choice and tools you are familiuar with.  Lunch will be included. Cost for this class is $1250   Hours:  Mon -Thur 8 - 4:30 Fri 8 - 3