Film-maker Ben Clayton gives the chair a test drive…
Flora’s fire side chair
Low boy arm chair
Salvaged materials: oak fire place from 1930s house renovation, roof timbers from the house of former Mayor of Grantham Alfred Roberts (father of Margaret Thatcher), construction ply, surgical angle iron from a replacement hip, steel brackets, wool.
Construction notes: bolted steel angle iron, wood dyed and distressed finished with wax, cover hand knitted (artist’s mother).