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Project by Christopher posted 05-24-2009 05:09 AM 1821 views 0 times favorited 14 comments Add to Favorites Watch

Last fall my neighbor and I were outside drinking too many barley-pops, I needed somewhere to sit and for the next two hours I built this. It actually got tighter over the winter. It reminds me of the stick signs in the movie “The Blair Witch Project”. It is mostly made from the trimmings off of a large lilac that lives in our backyard.





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#1 posted 05-24-2009 05:16 AM

There for a second, I thought you said YOU got tighter over the winter :^)

Pretty Cool!

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#2 posted 05-24-2009 05:19 AM

~~speechless~~Did it work?

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#3 posted 05-24-2009 05:32 AM

Can you sit in that thing?! It’s like I always say…people and alcohol just don’t mix!! But what a blast and some good memories to boot.

-- Where did all this sawdust come from?

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#4 posted 05-24-2009 05:35 AM

Do I want to see the movie?

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#5 posted 05-24-2009 05:35 AM

I think it would have been better if it was a rocker LOL

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#6 posted 05-24-2009 06:38 AM

what no glue ? >grinzzz< ... thanks for posting … interesting work … does have scary——-witchy look

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

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#7 posted 05-24-2009 06:52 AM

That’s great. I bet you thought it was the most awesome chair ever until you saw it the next day when you were sober. Although I’ve never done actually done this (yet), I could see this looking like a really good idea at the time when you were drinking.

-- Dale Manning, Carthage, NY

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#8 posted 05-24-2009 09:31 AM

I thought I was a friggen genius when I built it. I can sit in it, but only gently. I wouldn’t bother with the movie.

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#9 posted 05-24-2009 04:11 PM

That’s quite a conversation piece.

I’ll bet it would slow down traffic it if it were exposed in public.

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#10 posted 05-25-2009 04:31 AM

I think I would need a few beers to be convinced to sit in that contraption! Thanks for sharing.

-- Trent Tidmore, Grapevine, TX

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#11 posted 05-25-2009 05:06 PM

Look all ready to go in that art museum in New York City.

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#12 posted 07-10-2009 06:11 AM

Pretty fun! Just don’t light a match under it while sitting! I think it needs some arms (to hold you tight my dear!). Great prop for a scary movie.

-- "They who dream by day are cognizant of many things which escape those who dream only by night." ~ Edgar Allan Poe

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#13 posted 08-09-2009 06:33 AM

I love this chair! If it were mine I would put it in my garden and allow the sweet peas to ramble through it.
You are an artiste!

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#14 posted 09-11-2009 05:05 AM

that is a bad ass chair, even if it looks a bit scratchy…glad to see you had the sense to stay off the tools for this project.

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