UPDATE: Practical Furniture Design from Fine Woodworking
Practical Furniture Design
The Taunton Press, 2009.
$24.95; 272 pp.
Here’s a collection of articles from past issues of Fine Woodworking magazine about designing furniture. Practical Furniture Design includes articles about drafting, scaling furniture from photos, different design styles, and understanding wood movement. The book also includes sections on tables, casework and cabinets, chairs, and beds. The subtitle of the book says it all: “From Drawing Board to Smart Construction” – this is a great collection of articles to help with your furniture designing.
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