Sellers Home Dining Chairs: Episode 7

This chair design relies very much on shaping to lighten the chair’s appearance, both physically and visually, and to give it the graceful look and proportions Paul was aiming for, yet without compromising the structural integrity of the chair in any way.

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Sellers Home Dining Chairs: Episode 6

Today, wasAe cover creating superbly accurate cauls for laminating the chair backs and seats, and then show the method Paul used to create gap-free laminations without relying on thicknessing jigs or very much planing to every piece.

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Sellers Home Dining Chairs: Episode 5

Watching Paul chop the mortises at such unusual angles might seem a little daunting, but don’t worry. You won’t find instruction on this anywhere else, so we focussed on clarity that will equip you for other projects with angled shoulder lines in the future.

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Sellers Home Dining Chairs: Episode 2

As we work through this episode, you will see Paul use many trade methods he learned in his apprenticeship. He walks through the processes of laying out to ensure the levels of accuracy we need, making use of the ever important, minimalised measuring to knifewalls and the tried and true mortise and tenon joinery we conclude with.

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Sellers Home Dining Chairs: Episode 1

So many of you asked how Paul pulls together a design, and in this chair episode, we took the extra time to walk you through the processes of designing what is most likely one of the most difficult pieces to design. Simply put, chairs are the single most abused furniture item in any home.

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Sellers Home Dining Chairs

Designing and making six dining room chairs as a batch is quite the undertaking, but they are necessary for Paul’s Dining Room and may be necessary for yours too, so Paul just went for it as usual!

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