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Ladderback Rocking Chair Class with Brian Boggs in October

Classes Final (trimmed to image)
14 Aug 2013 / 0 Comments / in News

Registration To promote the best possible student experience, ladderback rocker class size is limited to 8 students, while the sharpening class can accommodate 15. Students who register for both classes will receive $30 off the cost. To reserve your spot today or to find out more, send us an email at or call our […]

June 2013 Newsletter

Brian Boggs Makes High Quality Outdoor Furniture
06 Jun 2013 / 0 Comments / in News

    June 2013 + ISSUE 9 From all of us at Brian Boggs Chairmakers, Happy Summer!In this issue of our newsletter, we gear up for warm weather with the perfect addition to our Sunniva line, introduce you to our newest apprentice woodworker, and announce an exciting new blog series on chairmaking. To get us […]

WNC Magazine Article – True to Form by Melissa Reardon

12 Mar 2013 / 0 Comments / in News

We’re so proud to have been featured in the March – April issue of WNC Magazine. Thanks to Melissa Reardon for a beautifully written article!

March 2013 Newsletter

01 Mar 2013 / 0 Comments / in News

  March 2013 + ISSUE 8 Greetings from BrianBoggs Chairmakers!With the arrival of March comes longer days and fairer weather! As you make your plans for the warm season, keep in mind that there are still a couple of spots left for Brian’s only class of 2013 July 15-20th at Warren Wilson College in Swannanoa, […]

Brian Boggs: The Chairmaker Evolves, from the 200th Issue of Popular Woodworking

12 Feb 2013 / 0 Comments / in News

From journeyman to elder, a craftsman redefines his role. Catch this special feature on Brian from Popular Woodworking‘s awesome 200th issue, which profiles some of woodworking’s innovators and heroes. (Partial text – full article not available online. See link at Popular Woodworking to buy a copy of this issue). 

Popular Woodworking Editors’ Blog: Brian Boggs on Furniture Design

old and new chairs
12 Feb 2013 / 0 Comments / in News

Popular Woodworking‘s Matthew Teague spent a day talking with Brian here in our Asheville shop to prepare himself to write a special 200th issue article on the chairmaker himself. Check out this excerpt from his interview, where Brian opens up about the design process.

December 2012 Newsletter

18 Dec 2012 / 0 Comments / in News

  DECEMBER 2012 + ISSUE 7 Happy Holidays from The Boggs Collective! The last few months have been great for us here at The Boggs Collective, and we’d like to wish you all a warm and happy holiday season! In this latest edition of our newsletter, you’ll find: New additions to the Sunniva Outdoor Line […]

The Birth of a Sonus Chair

18 Oct 2012 / 2 Comments / in News

Here at Brian Boggs Chairmakers, we’re always looking for ways to share our creative process with the world. The other day, Melanie took these great shots of a Sonus Chair seat being made, and we couldn’t help but post them here for more people to enjoy. Check it out! Brian Boggs Breaking Down the Log […]

Building the Better Chair and Business: The Boggs Collective in Asheville’s Citizen Times

Melanie and Brian (CT)
16 Oct 2012 / 1 Comment / in News

We were honored recently to be in the spotlight of a business article by Dale Neal in the Asheville Citizen-Times. Click here to check it out for yourself! (To make that link active, first click on the title or image of this post)

September 2012 Newsletter

Honduras SS
24 Sep 2012 / 0 Comments / in News

In this issue of the Boggs Collective Newsletter, learn about Brian’s trip to Honduras, our upcoming shipment of Honduran mahogany, meet Robert Herbert, check out new designs by Andy Rae, and more.