Bent Plywood For Furniture
June 23, 2019 – June 29, 2019
In this workshop students discover the fundamentals of bending and laminating their own plywood to create one-of-a-kind pieces of furniture. During class you will explore vacuum forming, kerf bending and two-part mold making. Each student will design and construct a side table utilizing bent plywood techniques. Our focus is on the technical challenges of form construction, plywood post-processing and veneering. After leaving this course participants will understand the limits and possibilities of incorporating bent plywood into their furniture-making practice. Basic to intermediate woodworking skills are recommended, but not required.
COURSE FEE: $675
Tally Locke was trained as a traditional wooden boatbuilder and furniture maker. She received an MFA from Oregon College of Art and Craft with a focus on industrial design and social practice art. Lock is a former Artist-In-Residence at Arrowmont and is dedicated to the work of the hand while simultaneously looking towards the future for innovation in both systems and materials.
In order to complete your registration, a $300 deposit is required.