Furniture Design For Schools And Shops

in which the arms are unequal, Fig. 6. The weight and lever arms on either side of a fulcrum may he quite different, but the prodnctaof the weight and pressure into their rea] lever arms are equal.

The third principle, Harmony* is a i result of Ihe existence of rhythm anil b If there is perfect rhythm and balance in j of furniture it will he harmonious. It wi together as a unit. It will express v spoken of as unity. Harmony, therefore, quality in a design wrhich is the result of keeping all parts in family relation. There is nothing about the whole which jars upon one because of incongruous or inconsistent relationships. When one uses the principle of "re-echo" of line and thereby establishes a "family of line" as spoken of in "Problems in Furniture Making," by the author, there will be harmony and unity. See Figs. A to F, Plate 5; all drawings, Plate 8; all drawings, Plate 15, for examples of harmony and unity.

It should not be understood that by re-echo of line and family of line is meant an exact duplication of parts. Within any group which he considered a unit there will be similar elated parts, but there need not be. and irably will not be, any exact duplications* od example is fount! in modeled lines. The md bottom rails in st piece of furniture may odeled so that they are in keeping one with other, but the modelings will he JsimtUr, he same. See drawings, Plate 22, and harri-, Plate 2%.

It is not always or even often possible to give rules which may be followed with the certainty that some of the foregoing principles will be carried out in a design. However, a certain .few expedients, if not rules, may be stated and will be worth following rather closely. They should at least always be given careful consideration in the progress of a design. The suggestions which follow are given in the order believed to he the most suitable in designing and const met ing a piece of furniture.

How To Sell Furniture

How To Sell Furniture

Types Of Furniture To Sell. There are many types of products you can sell. You just need to determine who your target market is and what specific item they want. Or you could sell a couple different ones in a package deal.

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