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In the wood shop today #5: coffee table - cafe table - low back - chair - rocking chair

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Blog entry by Canadian Woodworks posted 07-24-2012 01:38 AM 1684 reads 0 times favorited 7 comments Add to Favorites Watch
« Part 4: Using Epoxy resin to fill a knot hole Part 5 of In the wood shop today series Part 6: Resawing a 17'' wide 2'' thick live edge canadian black walnut slab »

Today I’m working on a solid walnut coffee table, cafe table, low back chair and rocking chair all built in the maloof style of joinery and sculpting.

I’m walking through my shop located in Acton, Ontario, Canada, describing what i’m working on, my pieces are built in the maloof style so lot’s of sculpting and sanding (-:

Very strong dowel and tongue and groove joints.

Thanks for having a look!

-- Paul Lemiski, Ontario Canada, Custom Wooden Rocking chairs and tables http://www.canadianwoodworks.com



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grizzman

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#1 posted 07-24-2012 01:55 AM

well it was hard to focus on your work while listening to the good music,,,lol…just kidding your line up looks really well…your certainly very proficient and are a hard worker, working with walnut is a real treat…i know you will do well…have you ever done any inlays these type of pieces..will look forward to seeing what you do with these, and what finish you will use…grizz

-- GRIZZMAN ...[''''']

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HalDougherty

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#2 posted 07-24-2012 02:16 AM

Thanks for sharing your shop. I’ve often wondered how a sculpted chair would be packed for shipping. Your pieces look fantastic too.

-- Hal, Tennessee http://www.first285.com

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TheOldTimer

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#3 posted 07-24-2012 03:52 AM

Very nice shop and very good work. I enjoyed the video except for the very distracting music.

-- TheOldTimer,Chandler Arizona

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Woodbridge

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#4 posted 07-24-2012 11:53 AM

Thanks for the tour of your shop and to see the pieces on have on the go.

-- Peter, Woodbridge, Ontario

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Julian

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#5 posted 07-24-2012 02:54 PM

Always enjoy seeing other people’s shop. Also, great website. Thanks.

-- Julian

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#6 posted 07-24-2012 03:22 PM

Nice setup you’ve got!

-- Brian Timmons - http://www.BigTWoodworks.com

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inchanga

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#7 posted 08-13-2012 08:21 PM

Your work does justice to the Maloof heritage. Wish i had your patience..

-- chris, north wales http://salemchapelfurniture.co.uk/

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