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He sat motionless, donned only in white dress shorts, jet black knee socks and red penny loafers, with a homemade paper crown atop his bushy gray mane. Captured forever in a photo and surrounded by his tools, Chester Cornett sat eternally glancing at the camera. This master of woodwork, an artist who created timeless masterpieces, is truly the King of the Chair Makers and encapsulates the history of Kentucky's Appalachian culture.Read the blog
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