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Project by Darrell Peart posted 07-21-2010 12:46 AM 3179 views 27 times favorited 24 comments Add to Favorites Watch

These are the chairs that go with the previously posted large Dining table and Sideboard. My client likes G&G as well as Stickley and the dining room itself has a strong Stickley feel to it. The chairs are a bit Stickley and a bit G&G.

-- Darrell Peart - Seattle - www.furnituremaker.com - author G&G Design Elements for the Workshop





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schloemoe

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#1 posted 07-21-2010 12:51 AM

Very nice chairs. Did you cover the cushion you’re self or did you have it done . Cause I was thinking maybe the possibility of a side profession there lol …..............................Schloemoe

-- schloemoe, Oregon , http://www. woodrehab.blogspot.com

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jayjay

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#2 posted 07-21-2010 01:10 AM

The entire project turned out fabulous. That looked to be one heck of an undertaking. I hope you were paid well for all that work.

-- ~Jason~ , Albuquerque NM

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Darrell Peart

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#3 posted 07-21-2010 01:17 AM

Schloemoe – I have an upholsterer who did all the slip seats.

Dave – the arm chair ( measured at the front seat rail) is 2 3/4” wider than the side chair – the taper from front to back is exactly the same on both chairs.

Jason – yes, it was a long haul – lots of stuff taking up floor space in my shop for and extended period

-- Darrell Peart - Seattle - www.furnituremaker.com - author G&G Design Elements for the Workshop

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a1Jim

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#4 posted 07-21-2010 01:46 AM

Wow that was a lot of work all the chairs ,table, and sideboard my hat of to you Darrell, not quantity but first rate quality.

-- http://artisticwoodstudio.com Custom furniture

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Armand

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#5 posted 07-21-2010 01:49 AM

very nice…so elegant looking chair…I must make one something like this someday.

-- My Master is Mankind's Greatest Carpenter.

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knotscott

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#6 posted 07-21-2010 02:23 AM

Incredible chairs! That’s just beautiful work….nicely done!

-- Happiness is like wetting your pants...everyone can see it, but only you can feel the warmth....

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ND2ELK

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#7 posted 07-21-2010 02:24 AM

You do some beautiful work. Thanks for posting.

God Bless
tom

-- Mc Bridge Cabinets, Iowa

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wrenchhead

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#8 posted 07-21-2010 02:25 AM

That chair is awesome!!! I have been looking for a chair design for the last couple weeks. Yours is the best by far.

-- I could quit if I wanted

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Beginningwoodworker

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#9 posted 07-21-2010 02:27 AM

Beautiful dining chairs.

-- CJIII Future cabinetmaker

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JimNEB

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#10 posted 07-21-2010 02:53 AM

What a nice ensemble of pieces. A very lucky client to have such fine work…

-- Jim, Nebraska

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BertFlores58

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#11 posted 07-21-2010 02:54 AM

Excellent job and finish. I like the curve back and the proportion is great. Thanks for posting.

-- Bert

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matt garcia

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#12 posted 07-21-2010 03:42 AM

Those chairs are gorgeous!!

-- Matt Garcia Wannabe Period Furniture Maker, Houston TX

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sras

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#13 posted 07-21-2010 03:44 AM

Thank you for sharing your work with us. Outstanding as usual!

-- Steve - Impatience is Expensive

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cajunpen

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#14 posted 07-21-2010 03:49 AM

Well, it’s all been said – and I agree that the chairs are absoloutely outstanding.

-- Bill - "Suit yourself and let the rest be pleased." http://www.cajunpen.com/

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Maveric777

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#15 posted 07-21-2010 04:47 AM

Stunning work Darrell…..

-- Dan ~ Texarkana, Tx.

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