Heritage Project The Shaker Communities Reached Their Height During The 1800 S But The Last Remaining Community At Sabbathday Lake Maine Still Carries On To This Day They Are Most Well Known For The Enduring Legacy Of The Shaker Furniture Style Simple And Unadorned In Appearance It Was Built With A High Degree Of Craftsmanship With Individual Craftsmen Developing Their Own Discrete Ornamentation To Set Their Pieces Apart From The Others As The 1800 S Drew To A Close The Shaker Style Started To Adopt Some Of The Ornamentation Of The New Victorian Era
Heritage project the shaker communities reached their height during the 1800 s but the last remaining community at sabbathday lake maine still carries on to this day they are most well known for the enduring legacy of the shaker furniture style simple and unadorned in appearance it was built with a high degree of craftsmanship with individual craftsmen developing their own discrete ornamentation to set their pieces apart from the others as the 1800 s drew to a close the shaker style started to adopt some of the ornamentation of the new victorian era is post about Magazine bookmarked by philip with ID 12768860253 was uploaded on 13-03-2019 and has been viewed 168,465 times.
Shaker Wall Clock Illustration by Mike Del Rizzo This Shaker wall clock is based on a series of clocks that Isaac Newton Young started in the spring of 1840.While this clock doesn't stray too far from those built by Young in terms of its overall design, I've made some changes to accommodate modern woodworking methods.
I've used dowels in this version in order to simplify construction and avoid the need to fill or plug scr*w holes.Instead of the traditional mitred ¼ round pieces to hold the glass, this version uses a rabbet cut on a router.
I've chosen to use a solid panel in the lower door, veneered with mottled makore, which contrasts nicely with the black walnut in the rest of the case.Before you begin cutting any wood, choose your clock movement.
You can purchase a battery powered movement from dealers such as Craftime Clockery or Lee Valley Tools.If you use a mechanical movement you may have to modify the dimensions of the case.When Young built his clocks he painted all of the faces himself.
While reproducing his clock design is easy, painting your own clock face would be quite a challenge.The alternative I chose was...