CORBELS AND BRACKETS - HELPFUL INFO
Clean Line Corbels
Quality wood corbels selected for this page feature elegant and clean designs. These corbels are very easy to incorporate in many different kitchen styles. Corbels carry a uniquely American expression of the Arts-and-Crafts movement and are perfect for Arts-and-crafts kitchen style. These wood corbels emphasize simplicity and functionality of design, and honesty of craftsmanship. Craftsman and Mission corbels are superb examples of the American Arts-and-Crafts style.
Today Craftsman and Mission style millwork, furniture and custom kitchen cabinetry have made an enormous come back. Our wooden corbels represent the core of craftsman style: traditional craftsmanship over industrial age mass factory production. Each of the wooden corbels is masterfully hand-carved by masters from solid hardwood.
The American Arts and Crafts styled corbels appear to be classical. Simplicity and harmony of corbels shapes follow a theory of honesty in materials, traditional techniques, and construction. The profile of the corbel scoops down and creates a wavy look. It is amazing for a look that is casual elegance. The curves of the American wood corbels soften the look of any room with the straight edges. The American Mission and Craftsman corbels are usually painted and distressed allowing the texture of the wood to shine through. The Arts and Crafts movement began in England in opposing to over-the-top designs found in people's homes during the Victorian Era. The movement called for simplicity and for people's return to handmade wood products.