Each year, the Show brings together more than 100 U.S. and international artisans and dealers, including a number of I.G.M.A. Artisans and Fellows. They offer collectors unique, well-crafted 1-inch, 1/2-inch, and 1/4-inch scale miniatures from around the world.

Saturday, March 7, 2015

Dealer Ken Byers, Shaker Works West: Fine Shaker/Country Furniture & More

Long-time dealer Dr. Ken Byers handcrafts historically accurate 1:12 scale Shaker/Country furniture and collectibles. Here are a few of his museum quality pieces. You will find a folding bath tub, antique icebox, factory hand cart, radios, typewriter, and many more fabulous artisan collectibles on his website. Email: artisan@pacbell.net.  Web: http://www.shakerworkswest.com

Captain's Sea Chest with inlayed leather panels, a removable interior tray, and a locking hasp with brass joint pins at every corner.
Captain's Sea Chest in an all-wood finish, without inlays. Otherwise the same as above.

Spiral (circular) staircase will work in any 18th, 19th, or 20th century interior.
An exact duplicate of the Downton Abbey Servants Bell Board.

Classic antique children's horse-cycle. Wheels turn, pedals rotate. Very limited edition. 
Rolling Kitchen Island with well-aged butcher block top. Displayed with food by IGMA Fellow Jan Patrie, http://www.autumnleafstudio.com
Victorian era Majestic Stove in a soft flat black with steel and brass metal components.

Replica of a classic High Tank Toilet. Available with Victorian motif or uncluttered base.
Unique Shorty Workbench, 5-1/4" x 2-1/4" x 2-1/2".
Antique Shop Grinder, 1830-1900.
"A Collection of Fine Museum Miniatures" by artisan Ken Byers. A delightful review of many of the primary pieces in the Shaker Works West collection. 6" x 8", 32 pages. Only $39. Can be ordered from website. 

To see previous posts for Shaker Works West, go >here<.

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