LumberJocks

Rustic log chairs and table

  • Advertise with us
Project by dennis mitchell posted 2010 days ago 3508 views 1 time favorited 29 comments Add to Favorites Watch

I am very pleased with my design of these chairs. They are comfortable. The combination of willow and log have made a very usable sturdy chair. I’ve combined a dark stained hand hewn Alder with Coyote Willow and Knotty Pine Logs. The Chairs are a tall back design. The character of the dark Alder doesn’t show in the photos (Must be the photographer), but in person it makes a great complement to the pine. The pine is salvaged from the forest floor in area subject to forest fires due to the beetle kills. The Alder is a local (Idaho) wood. The Coyote Willow grows on my family farm.





29 comments so far

View pat sherman's profile

pat sherman

619 posts in 2978 days


#1 posted 2010 days ago

dennis. i love that table and chairs. darn. very nice.

-- pat,ohio...http://s5.photobucket.com/albums/y198/patshwigar/

View mtnwild's profile

mtnwild

3474 posts in 2133 days


#2 posted 2010 days ago

Solid man! lookin’ good!

-- mtnwild (Jack), It's not what you see, it's how you see it.

View hObOmOnk's profile

hObOmOnk

1380 posts in 2733 days


#3 posted 2010 days ago

Rustic done well.
Bravo!

-- 温故知新

View Dick, & Barb Cain's profile

Dick, & Barb Cain

8693 posts in 2905 days


#4 posted 2010 days ago

I really like this set. It’s some of your nicest rustic work.

You must have a Logman tenon maker now.

Good Luck Dennis!

-- -** You are never to old to set another goal or to dream a new dream ****************** Dick, & Barb Cain, Hibbing, MN. http://www.woodcarvingillustrated.com/gallery/member.php?uid=3627&protype=1

View lew's profile

lew

9957 posts in 2361 days


#5 posted 2010 days ago

Beautiful!!

I really like the way the chair back spindles go past the seat into the leg stretchers!

Good Luck in the contest.

Lew

-- Lew- Time traveler. Purveyor of the Universe's finest custom rolling pins.

View CharlieM1958's profile

CharlieM1958

15672 posts in 2824 days


#6 posted 2010 days ago

Nice work as usual, Dennis!

-- Charlie M. "Woodworking - patience = firewood"

View Max's profile

Max

55956 posts in 2879 days


#7 posted 2010 days ago

Great looking set. I like the way that you have done the stretcher on the table, very clever..

-- Max "Desperado", Salt Lake City, UT

View Dennis Zongker's profile

Dennis Zongker

2406 posts in 2197 days


#8 posted 2010 days ago

Sweet!!! Classic Rustic. A new style? Great job, Dennis

-- Dennis Zongker

View Les Hastings's profile

Les Hastings

1274 posts in 2379 days


#9 posted 2010 days ago

Very nice work Dennis!

-- Les, Wichita, Ks. (I'd rather be covered in saw dust!)

View Dan'um Style's profile

Dan'um Style

12855 posts in 2588 days


#10 posted 2010 days ago

good work

I think I like the table legs best … then again the chairs are cool too…

-- keeping myself entertained ... Humor and fun lubricate the brain

View BIGSKY's profile

BIGSKY

22 posts in 2016 days


#11 posted 2010 days ago

WOW! NEW TO THE SITE SO I LOOKED AT ALL YOUR OTHER STUFF. YOU CAN GET A TON OF IDEAS FROM YOU HOPE TO BE HALF AS GOOD AS YOU

-- BIGSKY

View dennis mitchell's profile

dennis mitchell

3994 posts in 2920 days


#12 posted 2010 days ago

Thanks everyone.
Yes Dick I’ve been using my Logman Tenon Maker.
Welcome Bigsky

View Lee A. Jesberger's profile

Lee A. Jesberger

6646 posts in 2585 days


#13 posted 2009 days ago

Hi Dennis;

Nice job.

Very creative.

Lee

-- by Lee A. Jesberger http://www.prowoodworkingtips.com http://www.ezee-feed.com

View Karson's profile

Karson

34862 posts in 3006 days


#14 posted 2009 days ago

Dennis, A great set. Nice job with the construction.

-- I've been blessed with a father who liked to tinker in wood, and a wife who lets me tinker in wood. Southern Delaware karson_morrison@bigfoot.com †

View Napaman's profile

Napaman

5320 posts in 2683 days


#15 posted 2009 days ago

these are cool!!!

-- Matt--Proud LJ since 2007

showing 1 through 15 of 29 comments

Have your say...

You must be signed in to post the comments.

DISCLAIMER: Any posts on LJ are posted by individuals acting in their own right and do not necessarily reflect the views of LJ. LJ will not be held liable for the actions of any user.

Latest Projects | Latest Blog Entries | Latest Forum Topics

HomeRefurbers.com

Latest Projects | Latest Blog Entries | Latest Forum Topics

GardenTenders.com :: gardening showcase