South Alabamian

Making old things new again

Robby Devore taught himself the art of chair caning

The art of caning furniture dates back to ancient Egypt; however, the materials used and the patterns of chair caning have changed very little during the years. The same rattan palm and the same patterns used today are the same ones used thousands of years ago. The practice is not as common as it once was, and finding artisans to […]

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