Handwoven Chair Caning

November 8, 2020 – November 14, 2020

Doug Lowman

During this workshop students will discover the art and beauty of the handwoven chair caning craft. In addition to helping to revive what has been called “a dying craft,” you will rejuvenate your antique chair into an honored family heirloom for your home. During class, beginners will learn the seven-step traditional chair caning method while advanced students will expand their knowledge with more complicated patterns, such as the daisy pattern. Moderate hand strength is required, and no recent shoulder, arm, or hand injuries are recommended.





COURSE FEE: $675


Doug Lowman lives in Telford, Tennessee where he began chair caning after retirement from the chemical industry. He is a member of the Seat Weavers Guild, Tennessee Craft, Overmountain Weavers Guild and the Holston Valley Woodworking Club. Lowman received Best of Show and an Honorable Mention at Tennessee Craft Exhibitions for his handwoven caned chairs.
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Doug Lowman

In order to complete your registration, a $300 deposit is required.

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  • hard copy paper catalog online catalog or course description

Registration Fees

There will be a one-time $50 non-refundable registration fee which enables you to register for as many workshops as you like during 2020. All cancellations must be made in writing by mail, fax or email (no phone calls please).

A cancellation fee of $100 will be charged on cancellations received more than 45 days prior to the start of your workshop. Cancellations received 45 days or less prior to the beginning of the workshop receive no refund of deposit.


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