I'm still alive... I just haven't actually finished anything worthy of posting about.
Here's a few projects on the workbench though:
|An antique Grandfather chair (I believe). In the same category as the Nursing chair posted about last month... i.e.: made either for dwarves or with some low-seated purpose in mind I can't imagine. The standout feature of this chair is the wonderful show-wood (not shown well in this pic sorry). |
The fabric the client has chosen for this is a Suzani (click for images) (embroidered textiles originating in Central Asia) which are currently in vogue. Modern textile manufacturers are also doing versions (of course!) - here's an example from Warwick Fabrics. Gust Gorgeous!
Finally, here's another set of felt cushions recently made for my great mid-century furniture dealer/client:
(Divan is for sale - let me know and I'll send you link to his site).