Monday, February 23, 2009

Rocking Chairs I Love: 14 Makers

Over the past few weeks, I've written a series of posts on contemporary rocking chairs. While not comprehensive by any means, it does show the range and quality of the rockers being made today. Here is my introductory post. And here, in alphabetical order, are the makers I featured, a photo, their websites and a link to the post in which they were featured (photo credits, if not the maker, are included in the original post):

Jennifer Anderson Furnitude post

Timothy Clark Furnitude post

Parker Converse Furnitude post

Robert Erickson Furnitude post

Harold Greene Furnitude post

Bill Lindau Furnitude post

Dean Ludwig Furnitude post

John Moldovan Furnitude post

Scott Morrison Furnitude post

Hal Taylor Furnitude post

Robert Van Norman Furnitude post

Leslie Webb Furnitude post

Gary Weeks Furnitude post

Jolyon Yates Furnitude post

I offer my thanks to these incredibly talented chairmakers and am honored to feature them.


Kala Fine Furniture said...

Love some of the chairs, you need to look at David Haig. Here is a link,

Check him out, he is out of New Zealand. His chair is completely steam bent, it's just plain beautiful.

greg said...

I can't believe you didn't pick one of Peter Galbert's as one of your favorites!

Furnitude said...

Thanks to both of you for the suggestions. I'll check them out!