Program and Demo: Southern Appalachian Hand Built Chairs:

Date: January 12, 2019
Time: 10:00 AM - 12:00 PM
Venue: The Floyd Center for the Arts
Description: The Floyd County Historical Society presents the program and demo "Southern Appalachian Hand Built Chairs" presented by Mike Ryan on Saturday, January 12, 2019 on the second floor at The Floyd Center for the Arts.

This program will look at the tradition of Southern Appalachian hand built chairs. We will discuss the tools, methods and materials used as part of this rich tradition of the Blue Ridge Mountain region in which we live.

Michael Ryan is a former Interpretative Ranger for the National Park Service, trained archivist and local historian. Author of "Ed and Lizzie; The Mabrys and Their Mill and Life in Rock Castle Virginia".

Admission is free.

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