Novmeber 2012

boggs

Brian Boggs: The Chairmaker Evolves

From journeyman to elder, a craftsman redefines his role.By Matthew Teague Pages 38-44The story of Brian Boggs’ first foray into building chairs has become almost mythical among furniture makers: Then a struggling artist in his early 20s who picked tobacco in the fall and did occasional carpentry, Brian stumbled across a copy of John D....