In the 18th century a profound design movement took place in Wales. It was led by peasant carpenters who-utilizing simple techniques and time honored joinery-produced one of the most elegant, modern chairs of that time. It is known as the 'Welsh Stick Chair' and it's makers are thought to be the forefathers of the Shakers. This is our homage to the classic design.
22"L x 18"W x 40"H
Seat height 18", Back height 40"
Walnut, Maple accents
Shop made oil/wax blend finish
west of noble is a design practice based in los angeles. it's aesthetic is guided by simplicity, sound craftsmanship, and fun; mostly fun.
the firm was started by designer and itinerant woodworker greg mitchell in 2011, but is inspired by a lifetime of various creative pursuits, odd jobs, musical and literary influences, long stretches of no money and few prospects, barely running vintage cars, south american surf travel, and friends and family, without whom the project would not exist.