5212 Pulaski Ave.
Philadelphia, Pa. 19144
Philadelphia Furniture Workshop

Jim Rendi - Master Chairmaker


For over 20 years Jim Rendi has committed himself to the making and teaching of traditional 18th and 19th Century American furniture using primarily handtools, with a special focus on the American Windsor Chair.  His chairs reside in museums, collections and homes across the United States.  He is the owner of Philadelphia Windsor Chair Shop, Earlville, Pa.


Jim brings to PFW a unique set of skills and a unique focus on traditional woodworking.  We are pleased to welcome Jim to the PFW teaching staff