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Author Garbers, Alan, author.

Title From tree to table : how to make your own rustic log furniture. / Alan Garbers.

Publication Info. Mount Joy, PA : Fox Chapel Publishing Company, Inc., [2019]


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 PAS Central Library Non-Fiction, 3rd Floor  New Shelf  684.1 GAR    Available
 PAS Hastings Branch Non-Fiction  New Shelf  684.1 GAR    On Display
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Description 152 pages : color illustrations ; 25 cm
text txt rdacontent
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volume nc rdacarrier
Note Subtitle from cover.
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (page 148) and index.
Contents Getting ideas and finding Inspiration -- Safety first -- Styles of furniture -- Logs -- Peeling bark the easy way -- Why wood shrinks, warps and cracks -- Found wood -- Bark on or bark off? -- Working with logs -- Insects: friend or foe? -- Drying wood -- Finding nature's gifts -- Steam bending -- Fastening/joining wood -- Finishing your artwork -- Portable band-saw mills -- Glue and gluing -- Sanding -- Work stations -- The basics of making furniture -- Building a slab bench -- Making a rustic framed mirror -- Rustic coat rack -- Making tables -- Rustic and log lamps -- Building a quilt or rug -- Ladder -- Building beds -- Tips, tricks, and techniques.
Summary "Discover how to build rustic furniture from cut timber in this comprehensive guide for woodworkers. Award-winning outdoor writer Alan Garbers shows how to use raw logs to make cabin-style beds, tables, benches, lamps, coat racks, kiva ladders, and more"-- Provided by publisher.
Subject Rustic woodwork -- Amateurs' manuals.
Furniture making -- Amateurs' manuals.
Country furniture -- Amateurs' manuals.
ISBN 9781565239821 (softcover) $19.99
1565239822 : $19.99
9781607656463 (ebook)

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