Robert Ingham has an unrivalled reputation as a designer-maker and leading figure in the development of the cabinetmaker's art. This, his first - and possibly only - book, offers an unprecedented insight into his philosophy on design, materials and construction. Aimed at intermediate to experienced cabinetmakers and fans of Robert's work, the book draws together Robert's most thought provoking articles from Furniture & Cabinetmaking magazine, the book straddles the line between instruction, reference and the coffee table , offering a mix of practical tips, inspiration and in-depth advice on both technique and aesthetics.
Robert Ingham was Principal of Parnham school for many years before setting up his own workshop in Wales where he is now concentrating on developing his own work. The majority of successful furniture designer-makers to have emerged in the last 20 years were trained at Parnham under Robert's guidance.