Hand-Woven Chair Caning
June 9, 2019 – June 15, 2019
During this workshop students discover the ancient and global craft of chair caning. You will learn about the seven-step process for chair caning, receive helpful tips and tricks and discover historical information about this art. This class is designed for all levels: beginners will be able to take their knowledge and expand their skills, while intermediate students can enhance their skills or learn a more advanced daisy pattern. Must have moderate hand strength and no recent shoulder, arm or hand injuries.
COURSE FEE: $675
Brandy Clements is a fourth-generation chair caner on a mission to revive the craft of chair seat weaving. She and her husband, Dave Klingler, operate Silver River Center for Chair Caning in Asheville, North Carolina. The center is an official education center of the Southern Highland Craft Guild and is the only chair caning school and museum in North America.
In order to complete your registration, a $300 deposit is required.