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In the News (Fri 24 Oct 14)

  
  Chair Caning Instructions
Nancy shows her first caning projects, a round ice cream chair and small sewing rocker.
Alex cane seat for the canoe he built.
Pictures for the "Other's Chair Caning Projects" and "Experienced Caners share their advice" are provided with permission to publish on this website.
krypton.mnsu.edu /~wayne/Caning/ChairCaning.htm   (1151 words)

  
  U.S. Senate: Art & History Home > Historical Minutes > 1851-1877 > The Caning of Senator Charles Sumner
If he had believed Sumner to be a gentleman, he might have challenged him to a duel.
Instead, he chose a light cane of the type used to discipline unruly dogs.
Moving quickly, Brooks slammed his metal-topped cane onto the unsuspecting Sumner's head.
www.senate.gov /artandhistory/history/minute/The_Caning_of_Senator_Charles_Sumner.htm   (426 words)

  
  Caning
Caning is corporal punishment with a cane, generally on the buttocks, palm or the soles of the feet.
Use of the cane was standard in English schools of all descriptions throughout the 19th and most of the 20th centuries, with the frequency and severity of canings determined by the traditions of the school.
Caning is still retained in Singapore and Malaysia, where fit male criminals under 50 years of age can be sentenced to a maximum of 24 strokes of the rotan (rattan) cane on the buttocks.
www.xasa.com /wiki/en/wikipedia/c/ca/caning.html   (229 words)

  
 Notes on Caning
Caning is the SM technique of consensually striking someone (most commonly on the buttocks) with a cane for mutual erotic pleasure.
In the context of this document, the "bottom" is the person receiving the caning, and the "top" is the person issuing the caning.
To keep canes healthy, once a year one should sand the tip, stand the cane in a vase of water overnight, and then revarnish the tip.
www.sexuality.org /l/bdsm/cane.html   (262 words)

  
 Chair Caning, Wicker Repairs & Caning Supplies
Experienced weaver and craftsperson, Gina owns Peers Caning, a company that specializes in repairing cane and wicker furniture located in Peterborough, Ontario, Canada.
Among the items available are materials for rush chairs; reed for basket weaving; caning kits, books, and hanks of cane.
If you live too far away to attend a class, or want to try caning on your own, complete caning kits are available.
www.peerscaning.com   (114 words)

  
 WORLD CORPORAL PUNISHMENT RESEARCH: JUDICIAL CANING IN SINGAPORE, MALAYSIA AND BRUNEI
Caning may be imposed for a variety of offences under the Singapore Armed Forces Act 1972 as amended in 1975.
Michael Fay's caning at Queenstown Road Remand Prison, however, took place -- according to the transcript of a later TV interview with Fay -- not in a room at all, but in an open-air prison yard that is partially protected from a tropical downpour by a covering over the trestle to which he was bound.
Selecting and training caning officers is said to be a "long and difficult process": out of 30 candidates among prison officers, only two may be selected following a test of their "strength, precision, consistency and movement of their strokes" and their "discipline, attitude and team spirit".
www.corpun.com /singfeat.htm   (13245 words)

  
 Caning
Canes are usually sanded to remove some or all of the bark and to smooth the joints.
Canes should be stood upright with their business ends in an inch of water and left standing overnight every few months.
It is customary to kiss the cane and express gratitude for the exertions of the chastiser.
www.albanypowerexchange.com /BDSMinfo/caning.htm   (2189 words)

  
 Chair Caning Shaker Tape Rush Chair Restoration Restoration Hardware
This caning needle is used to thread the cane through while weaving more details.
Binder cane is useful to use as a border trim after caning more details.
These caning wedges are used to hold seating cane in groove while inserting spline more details.
www.vandykes.com /subcategory/15   (749 words)

  
 DIY People: Chair Caning : DIY Network
Jo instructs students in the art of chair caning at the John C. Campbell Folk school in North Carolina.
She found her challenge in the old craft of chair caning.
She says that the best thing about chair caning "is that when you're finished, you can sit down on your work and relax!"
www.diynetwork.com /diy/cr_diy_people/article/0,2025,DIY_13752_2277170,00.html   (419 words)

  
 Caning Rush Shaker Tape Caning Supplies Caning Tools Cane
Chair caning is the fine art of hand-weaving a new chair seat, or back, using strands of cane to create a traditional pattern.
Cane webbing is woven on power looms from natural strand cane in the Orient into traditional and modern patterns.
Cane webbing may also be stapled onto frames which will be used decoratively.
www.ansaldi.com /static/caning.htm   (577 words)

  
 Furniture Repair Directory--Chair Caning and Seatweaving Experts--WickerWoman.com!
Her speciality is the cane and rush seat weaving, although she has reproduced a dozen different types of weaves and always enjoys a new challenge.
Caning by Jan is a frequent seatweaving feature at the Iowa State Fair, "our Nation's second most popular tourist attraction".
Prewoven cane replacement, and 7-step hand cane weaving are expertly handled, along with structural frame repairs, traditional upholstery, upholstery repair, and finish spot repair using appropriate conservation and preservation techniques.
www.wickerwoman.com /repairdirectory_seatweaving.html   (2983 words)

  
 AJR - Singapore Hosts Some Most Unruly Guests
Singapore's caning of accused vandal Michael Fay on May 5 forced the city-state, which bans everything from Cosmopolitan magazine to satellite dishes, to confront the most unmanageable of monsters: the Western press.
From the start, authorities were determined to preserve the status quo, treating the two dozen foreign reporters sent to cover the story with the same disregard as journalists from their own government-controlled newspapers.
His mother, tears welling in her eyes, called the caning tortureÐalthough she hadn't witnessed it and had yet to see her son.
www.ajr.org /article_printable.asp?id=2093   (627 words)

  
 MICHAEL FAY SINGAPORE CANING 1994 - CORPUN ARCHIVE awfay9405
On May 4, the government announced that the Cabinet had recommended to Ong that Fay's caning be reduced to four strokes as a gesture of respect for the American president.
He is resigned to the caning." Would he be caned tomorrow, an American reporter from Fox TV shouted.
While caning is mandatory in cases of vandalism, rape and weapons offenses, it is also prescribed for immigration violations such as overstaying visas and hiring of illegal workers.
www.corpun.com /awfay9405.htm   (4023 words)

  
 Aussie faces caning and 20 years for drugs - World - smh.com.au
An Australian man is facing up to 20 years' jail and 15 strokes of the cane in Singapore after allegedly being caught with almost half a kilogram of cannabis.
A spokeswoman for Singapore's Central Narcotics Bureau confirmed to smh.com.au that 38-year-old Michael Karras was arrested on January 9 at a Singapore unit after police allegedly found 495 grams of cannabis contained in four slabs.
Karras, who was in Singapore on a social visit pass, was subsequently charged with trafficking drugs on January 11 and faces between five and 20 years' jail and five to 15 strokes of the cane if found guilty, the spokeswoman said.
www.smh.com.au /news/world/aussie-faces-caning-and-20-years-for-drugs/2007/01/16/1168709737538.html   (402 words)

  
 Caning adults utterly wrong
The debate on the merits and demerits of caning pupils is a protracted one and it would be na├»ve of anyone to bet one’s last precious shilling that it will end soon and be replaced by consensus.
Interestingly, caning, except in a limited set of circumstances and under special procedures of administration, is for bidden.
They are supported by some parents who apply the cane at domestic level as an enforcer of discipline and want it applied at school for maximum effect.
www.ippmedia.com /ipp/observer/2006/12/10/80093.html   (482 words)

  
 Caning Books and Videos
It provides step by step instructions for installing cane in chairs with a spline and groove.
Cane along with Linda Hickman, a professional chair weaver.
This book is written by an expert in wicker restoration who shares his trade secrets for flawless repairs.
www.furnitureknowledge.com /caning_books_and_videos.htm   (320 words)

  
 Caning
It is used to hide the woven cane in the holes.
Seats requiring "mesh cane" have a channel cut into the seat into which the cane mesh is "tapped" into the channel and secured with a wooden spline.
Like cane weaving, mesh cane and spline need to be soaked in hot water for several minutes to make it pliable and workable.
www.capital.net /~lichten/furniture/articles/caning.htm   (1718 words)

  
 SunJournal.com - Apple worker claims caning in civil suit   (Site not responding. Last check: )
AUBURN - A former worker at a Turner apple orchard is suing the company for damages she said she suffered after a supervisor allegedly struck her with his cane.
Joanne Keene, 55, of Turner said she was packing apples when Donald Ricker hit her on the buttock and crotch area with his cane.
He yelled and struck her with one of his two canes, she said.
www.sunjournal.com /index.php?t=3&storyid=176172   (572 words)

  
 The Caning Shop - Gourd Crafting, Chair Caning, Basketry
The Caning Shop - Gourd Crafting, Chair Caning, Basketry
THE GOURD SAW IS A 15-VOLT TOOL and WILL NOT RUN WITHOUT A POWER SUPPLY.
For a virtual tour of our Berkeley store, check out the QuickTime movies on the About Us and Class Information pages.
www.caningshop.com   (127 words)

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