About Phil Shipley
Phil is a designer, maker and tutor in Chairmaking. He mainly concentrates on making his Cotswold 'stick-chairs' which are influenced by the designs of the Welsh stick-chair. He also teaches chairmaking to adults with most students opting to make a ladderback. He is the short course ladderback chairmaking tutor at West Dean College nr Chichester.
Chairs that are mainly constructed with seasoned timber. Shaker, Clissett and Gimson inspired ladderbacks as well as the Cotswold 'stick-chairs.
Phil Shipley Chairs
14 Six Acres
Upton St Leonards