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Project by Doug Nordberg posted 06-22-2010 11:22 PM 2453 views 0 times favorited 9 comments Add to Favorites Watch
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Walnut and antler dressing chair. I built this piece to put in my gallery and the more I look at it, the more I like it. The trim is out of antler, and I use an oil finish on the wood to give it a rustic look but still refined.

-- Doug, Cody Wyo





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a1Jim

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#1 posted 06-22-2010 11:25 PM

Wow that’s way out there ,very cool chair.

-- http://artisticwoodstudio.com Custom furniture

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Brandon

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#2 posted 06-23-2010 12:11 AM

Very cool and slightly dangerous-looking!

-- "hold fast to that which is good"

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grizzman

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#3 posted 06-23-2010 12:20 AM

now that is a cool chair…im an ex alaskan and i love this stuff…nice project..you should like it…you did a grand job….grizzman

-- GRIZZMAN ...[''''']

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TZH

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#4 posted 06-23-2010 12:50 AM

I have some antler shed I’ve been wondering what to do with. Now I know (at least to try).

This is a great piece, very creative. I love the one-of-a-kind nature of this type of woodworking. Also, incorporating a different medium (antlers) into the artwork makes it that much more beautiful.

-- https://www.facebook.com/pages/Dead-Wood-Renaissance/361417090585685

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woodchic

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#5 posted 06-23-2010 04:39 AM

WOW!!

AKA….........Woodchic

-- Robin Renee'

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Chase

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#6 posted 06-23-2010 02:08 PM

Amazing, but be really careful when you sit down. Might find a surprise of some sort.

-- Every neighborhood has an eccentric neighbor. I wondered for years "who was ours?" Then I realized it was me.

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Pdub

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#7 posted 06-23-2010 04:07 PM

I love it. Very rustic. Would look great in a hunting room.

-- Paul, North Dakota, USAF Ret.

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Grant Libramento

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#8 posted 06-23-2010 11:44 PM

Nice chair. Thanks for posting. What is the board-foot price of antler :-)

-- Grant, Tryon, NC

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Doug Nordberg

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#9 posted 06-24-2010 12:48 AM

I buy antlers by the pound. They range from $6-$30/pound. I was checking out your maloof project, nice work.

-- Doug, Cody Wyo

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