or Join Now!
This is the forst chair I have built. I made it out of pine so I could make my mistakes on a low cost chair. I’m going to start making them out of a higher quility wood for holiday gifts.
Dec 04, 2006
home | projects | blog
15 posts in 3319 days
Preview this project card
1492 posts in 3246 days
#1 posted 12-04-2006 06:18 PM
Hi Rosco,Looks like one of those great camp chairs of the far north NY country. I always do love the look of the rustic adirondack chairs. I’m partial to pine and am amazed at what happens to pine when top coated with tung oil, shellac and varnish.
Great piece of work and I know that the ‘whoever’s’ will have many sitting moments to give thanks for your gifts.
Have a very good day!!!GODSPEED,Frank
-- --frank, NH, http://rusticwoodart.tumblr.com/
Dick, & Barb Cain
8693 posts in 3339 days
#2 posted 12-04-2006 11:16 PM
Nice chair, there’s nothing wrong with Pine. That’s all you have to do is seal the knots with Shellac to prevent oozing sap.
-- -** 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
1795 posts in 3366 days
#3 posted 12-05-2006 04:44 AM
now that’s one nice lookin’ chair!
I can’t help but notice that you went with this view of the chair rather than the other two I saw…
4474 posts in 3117 days
#4 posted 04-13-2007 07:17 AM
Really nice adirondack chair, with a twist. I like the touches you did on the top to make it your design.
-- Carpe Lignum; Tornare Lignum (Seize the wood, to Turn the wood)
12635 posts in 3137 days
#5 posted 04-14-2007 06:13 AM
Nice. How long did it take to make?
I’m hoping to make a pair for my patio this summer. Thinking about using the woodcraft plans. (something else to justify the new router table to the wife)
-- We must guard our enthusiasm as we would our life - James Krenov
20 posts in 2333 days
#6 posted 05-21-2009 05:12 PM
Very nice! I’ll be following in your footsteps this summer with Pine also… I know it’s not as good as some other woods, but I like the look of it… especially when it’s finished up. :)
113725 posts in 2617 days
#7 posted 05-21-2009 05:58 PM
Looks like a real winner well done
-- http://artisticwoodstudio.com Custom furniture
5782 posts in 2625 days
#8 posted 05-21-2009 06:37 PM
I wish you had shown some more pics looks well made and needs my congrats well done just the job when summer finally comes brrrrrr LOLAlistair
-- excuse my typing as I have a form of parkinsons disease
156 posts in 2549 days
#9 posted 11-06-2011 08:55 PM
Go to Pulse page »
©2015 Verticalscope Inc. All Rights Reserved. |
Terms of Service
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