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 Summer class schedule now available.

Instructor: Peter Galbert
Peter GalbertBefore specializing in chairs, Peter Galbert worked as a cabinet and furniture maker in New York City. In 2001 he moved to Upstate New York to concentrate on making chairs from green wood. He recently moved to Central Massachusetts where he makes chairs and teaches in his workshop, as well as at woodworking schools internationally. He’s  been featured in numerous magazines and has writen articles on chairmaking for various publications, including Fine Woodworking and American Woodturner Journal.

He also writes the Chair Notes Blog,  www.chairnotes.blogspot.com and invented and produces the Galbert Caliper, a direct measuring tool for the lathe and other chair making tools.
Besides woodworking, Pete raises goats and chickens and makes maple syrup for his friends. His website is www.petergalbertchairmaker.com.

 

 

Examples of Work:

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Testimonials

3/12/2012

Bob,

The SAPFM meeting on Saturday was excellent.  The presentations were very interesting.

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1/6/2012

Bob,

Just wanted to tell you how much I enjoyed the recently completed Fundamentals of Furniture Making class this week.

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