Category Archives: Campaign Furniture

3 Campaign Pieces Sold

I’ve recently completed a handful of campaign pieces and have some extras I can sell. All three pieces were built as part of articles I wrote for Popular Woodworking Magazine, and so I am selling them at a discount. I … Continue reading

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Campaign Chests

This is an excerpt from “Campaign Furniture” by Christopher Schwarz. Brass-bound campaign chests that can be split into two parts are likely the most iconic pieces of the style – like the Morris chair of the Arts & Crafts movement. The archetypal … Continue reading

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Roorkee Chair

This is an excerpt from “Campaign Furniture” by Christopher Schwarz.  As the British military was forced to become more responsive and quick at the end of the Victorian era, traditional and bulky items were traded for furniture that was lightweight and compact. … Continue reading

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Strong Trunk

This is an excerpt from “Campaign Furniture” by Christopher Schwarz.  One of the more common pieces of campaign furniture is the simple trunk, sometimes also called a “strong chest,” “traveling chest” or “barracks chest.” The one shown in this chapter, … Continue reading

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Collapsible Bookshelves

This is an excerpt from “Campaign Furniture” by Christopher Schwarz. Bookshelves that fold at or disassemble are common items among surviving pieces of campaign furniture. These ingenious units were generally pretty small. After all, it’s not as if you were … Continue reading

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The WIA Hangover Forum Update

Happy Monday! (Editor’s note: She wrote this on Monday; I was lax in getting it posted.) Hopefully everyone has recovered from Woodworking in America (or has stopped scouring Instagram for the most recent updates like I was) and is ready … Continue reading

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Forum Update 7/18

Good Morning and Happy Monday! It’s that time of the week for a forum update. Remember, if you have a question about our products, procedures in our books or anything related to Lost Art Press, the fastest way to get an … Continue reading

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