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Let me introduce you to our first featured wood
artist, Robert Snyder. He is a native of Chester County.
His interest in crafts and art, like most in the Chester
County art community, seems to have sprung from a deep
connection to the Brandywine Valley. Bobby remarked to
me, "The history and beauty here have always been part
of me."

Custom made 14-foot family "Thanksgiving Table": The clients
who commissioned this table actually had a Great Room custom
built to house this enormous dinner table.

Born and raised in the Downingtown area, Bob has
an interesting and varied professional resume. A partial
list includes being a corrections officer, a technician for a
biomedical company, a valve builder for fracking drillers
and a foreman at a concrete contractor. Bob, unsettled
in his occupation, simply quit one day. Perhaps knowing
in his heart of hearts that he was not doing what he was
born to do. His boss was quite surprised, as Bob was
leaving a great salary and benefits, and asked him what he
was going to do. "I am going to build farm tables," Bob
blurted out. To this day Bob is not clear where this idea
originated. However, after listening to the many stories
he related to me on the influence of both his grandfather
"Pop Pop Jack" and his dad "Robert senior" who were
both woodworkers, had on him, I believe I know from
whence these subliminal thoughts evolved.
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Reproduction " Grain Chest" which would hold flour and grains.
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