Kids' Rocking Chair

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Project by Skylark53 posted 02-13-2010 03:58 PM 2124 views 1 time favorited 11 comments Add to Favorites Watch

I’ve made several of these little rocking chairs for gifts for my contemporaries who are blessed with grandchildren. For the one pictured I used oak and walnut for a good buddy’s grandson a couple years ago. I use dowels and plugs, no screws, usually finish with a light stain and three coats of polyurethane.

-- Rick, Tennessee, John 3:16

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#1 posted 02-13-2010 04:06 PM

Nice work Sky. That’s gonna be another heirloom I bet.

-- Jim

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#2 posted 02-13-2010 04:11 PM

Looks great!

-- Dan ~ Texarkana, Tx.

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#3 posted 02-13-2010 05:25 PM

A cool design well done

-- Custom furniture

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#4 posted 02-13-2010 05:27 PM

Great looking rocker. I bet they loved it. The pics are a little dark & a front view of your nice work would be good.

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#5 posted 02-13-2010 05:28 PM

Neat idea and a nice design! I’m sure they get a lot of use.

-- Steve - Impatience is Expensive

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#6 posted 02-13-2010 08:00 PM

Very nice, bet the kids love it.

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

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#7 posted 02-13-2010 11:53 PM

Great looking chairs and I bet those will get passed on from grand child to grand child.. good job.

-- Rick, Union,KY

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#8 posted 02-14-2010 01:33 AM

I like it

thank´s for sharing


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#9 posted 02-14-2010 07:21 AM

Great looking rocking chair.

-- Style is simple, but not my execution of it.

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#10 posted 02-14-2010 07:23 AM

nice chair well done

-- of all the things Ive lost in life i miss my mind the most

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#11 posted 06-15-2010 10:22 AM

That’s a neat little chair that’s inspired me thanks
God bless

-- God created wood that we may create. Trevor East Yorkshire UK

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