A one man custom woodworking shop in Shapleigh, ME, Mark Jacobs specializes in traditional Shaker and Shaker inspired pieces. By following the techniques perfected by the Shaker community more than two centuries ago, Mark uses patience, precision and reverence to craft his reproductions. Each item is a labor of love in which Mark takes great pride in creating.
* Tiny dowels and copper tacks are used to secure the shaker boxes together.
* Shaker boxes are sized proportionally to nest inside each other.
* Shaker boxes are traditional sizes 1, 2 and 3.
* An oil finish is used.