Reader's Gallery

Shaker work in gallery show

comments (1) November 16th, 2010 in Reader's Gallery

Chuck_Griffith Charles Griffith, member
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At the Gallery on the Green in Pawling, NY until 15 Dec 10 - CLICK TO ENLARGE

At the Gallery on the Green in Pawling, NY until 15 Dec 10

Photo: Self

On Saturday, 13 November 10, I had my first opening at an art gallery. I had six weeks notice to start making stuff, but my workshop was being totally remodeled, so that really meant just 3 1/2 weeks to build a chimney cupboard, a three-drawer coffee table, a No. 0 armed rocker and twenty some oval box/carrier/tray objects, each finished with several hand-rubbed coats of oil/varnish. Many early risings, late nights and no golf. But I did get it done, and it was well received. Even sold some things. In all a very satisfying experince.


Design or Plan used: Mostly traditional Shaker. Visit Shaker to Fit.

posted in: Reader's Gallery, table, chair, cherry, shaker, maple, cupboard


Comments (1)

GoBlu GoBlu writes: Beautiful, and amazing how you were able to do so much.
Posted: 9:00 pm on January 6th

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