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Pine seat, everything else white oak. Black over red milk paint finish. This turned out to be my most comfortable chair to date.
-- Grant, Tryon, NC
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#1 posted 04-26-2010 06:15 AM
Very nice, a wonderful rocker beautiful indeed fantastic workmanship.
-- http://artisticwoodstudio.com Custom furniture
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#2 posted 04-26-2010 07:59 AM
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#3 posted 04-26-2010 08:58 AM
Nice work!! Why the red undercoat? Is the top milk paint too?
-- Bob in WW ~ "some old things are lovely, warm still with life ... of the forgotten men who made them." - D.H. Lawrence
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#4 posted 04-26-2010 10:25 AM
Very impressive looking chair. Beautiful done. Thanks for posing.
-- Mc Bridge Cabinets, Iowa
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#5 posted 04-26-2010 12:52 PM
gorgeous job. the milk paints look great. you did an excellent job there making the “wear thru” Nice job, glad it’s comfy. Enjoy
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#6 posted 04-26-2010 01:17 PM
GrantJust beautiful work! Your craftsmanship is outstanding!
-- Charles Brock
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#7 posted 04-26-2010 01:37 PM
very nice chair. looks like a lot of work with all the angles. never tried a chair, if i do i hope it is as nice as yours.
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#8 posted 04-26-2010 02:50 PM
Looks like a Beautiful, and comfortable Windsor chair. I’ve got the plans and may try one.
-- (You just have to please the man in the Mirror) Mike from Michigan -
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#9 posted 04-26-2010 03:17 PM
Sure would like to see photos or video of your bending process. Chairs are fantastic.
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#10 posted 04-26-2010 04:48 PM
Another beautiful chair! Very nice.
-- Steve - Impatience is Expensive
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#11 posted 04-26-2010 05:59 PM
A beautiful example of a classic. Pretty much the height of woodworking skill.
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#12 posted 04-26-2010 07:57 PM
It is a marvellous model, I like much, it is one of few chairs windsor that I have not managed to make and want that also this one in my collection.///Es un modelo estupendo me gusta mucho,esta es una de las pocas sillas windsor que no he conseguido fabricar y quiero que tambien este en mi coleccion.
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#13 posted 04-27-2010 09:29 AM
Fine looking chair. Great workmanship—like someone said it just looks comfortable. Like to know the hours you have in it. Keep them coming.
-- Bill Merritt -Augusta Ga. woodworker
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#14 posted 04-29-2010 01:35 AM
Nice chair Grant!
-- Fred.... Poconos, PA ---- Chairwright in the making ----
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#15 posted 08-09-2010 07:17 AM
That just amazes me! -so perfectly symmetrical and delicate!My dad just gave me a couple of old ones like that put back together -i was so scared to mess them up! I marveled at them all the while. one just needed the rockers replicated and replaced, and the other glue.I can’t even fathom building one from scratch! -it just seems like it would be impossible not to end up with somethinglike one of those 60’s, neon, star-shaped business signs with dowels sticking out in all directions!
-- ~christine @ used2btrees
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