RT Book, Whole DB /z-wcorg/ DS http://worldcat.org ID 41257338 LA English T1 Upholstery : a complete course ; chairs, sofas, ottomans, screens and stools A1 James, David., PB Guild of Master Craftsman Publications PP Lewes YR 1999 SN 1861081189 9781861081186 AB A revised edition of a best-selling classic! Every aspect of traditional and modern upholstery is covered in this encyclopedic survey of techniques and materials. Explore the entire construction process, from choosing tools and materials and making a frame to stuffing, covering, and trimming. Hundreds of line drawings and a selection of full-color photographs guide both serious beginners and experienced upholsterers through basic skills and on to crafting more advanced pieces, including chairs, sofas, and ottomans. Information on historical styles and techniques will be particularly useful to restorers. Five fully illustrated projects, ranging from a simple seat cushion to a larger chair, provide the opportunity for hands-on application of the techniques presented.