ERIC Number: ED224910
Record Type: Non-Journal
Publication Date: 1982
Reference Count: N/A
Resource Book for Furniture Renovation, Refinishing and Reupholstering.
Barton, Diane; Robinson, Jay
This resource book for furniture renovation (refinishing and reupholstering) is one of four resource books developed for use in Code 30 or adult vocational programs in the home furnishings service area. Representative, illustrative, and informative materials contained in the resource book are Furniture Woods, Cuts and Matching Veneers, Wood Joints, Joints Used In Furniture Construction, Vocabulary of Wood, Wood Classification, Exotic Woods, Woods Physical Properties and Source Chart, Chronology of Furniture Styles, Dictionary of Upholstery Terms, Upholstery Materials and Supplies, Furniture Fabrics, Estimating Fabrics to Reupholster Various Pieces of Furniture, Removing Old Cover, Construction Processes in Upholstery, Spring and Spring Work, Attaching Burlap, Determining Size of Tack for Job, and Installing Final Coverings. (YLB)
Publication Type: Guides - Classroom - Teacher
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: Madison Area Technical Coll., WI.; Wisconsin State Board of Vocational, Technical, and Adult Education, Madison.