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Jaida's Maloof inspired Music Chair

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Project by Jeff Waggoner posted 12-04-2017 08:55 PM 561 views 6 times favorited 12 comments Add to Favorites Watch

Jaida Shaping the Backrest. 4 Hours in 9 Minutes.

See the build process here.

-- Jeff Waggoner, https://www.facebook.com/PlaneOldWood/





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#1 posted 12-04-2017 09:13 PM

Beautiful project! Nice job.

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#2 posted 12-04-2017 11:31 PM

wow she is quite a talented woodworker,better than most guys that have been doing it all their life!thats a chair that sam maloof would be proud of.excellent craftsmanship.

-- sawdust the bigger the pile the bigger my smile-larry,so cal.

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#3 posted 12-05-2017 12:50 AM

Thanks.

-- Jeff Waggoner, https://www.facebook.com/PlaneOldWood/

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#4 posted 12-05-2017 02:03 AM

Wow. incredible looking chair. Your daughter managed that like a pro. Kudos to her.

-- Galootish log blog, http://www.timberframe-tools.com

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#5 posted 12-05-2017 11:31 AM

Nice jobJaida, you too dad. I love how your whole family is involved in the craft.

-- Bob Kassmeyer, Nebraska

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#6 posted 12-05-2017 12:32 PM

Absolutely beautiful chair, a family heirloom for sure.

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#7 posted 12-05-2017 12:37 PM

Nice work on the chair!! The joints and contouring really make the piece.

I noticed the picture of you drawing/drafting. You should consider learning how to use something like SketchUp for drawing up your plans. The 3D model lets you see the project before you start building it so you can correct dimension errors or design problems before you start cutting. It also helps with making parts lists with as many dimensions and comments as you choose to add to it. Best part, it is FREE

-- Earl "I'm a pessamist - generally that increases the chance that things will turn out better than expected"

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#8 posted 12-05-2017 01:49 PM

Jeff, you and Jaida have done a beautiful job on this chair. It’s a very creative piece and has a very nice design and it shows a lot of nice details and craftsmanship.

helluvawreck aka Charles
http://woodworkingexpo.wordpress.com

-- If a man does not keep pace with his companions, perhaps it is because he hears a different drummer. Let him step to the music which he hears, however measured or far away. Henry David Thoreau

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Jeff Waggoner

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#9 posted 12-05-2017 02:26 PM

Thanks everyone. Jaida is enjoying reading all of the comments. Good tip on SketchUp. We have tended to hand drew things so we can cut parts out spray glue them to plywood to make router templates. In this case she make a complete prototype out of scrape wood to test and make edits.

-- Jeff Waggoner, https://www.facebook.com/PlaneOldWood/

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#10 posted 12-05-2017 05:58 PM

I am glad to see I am not the only one who wears sparkly sandals in the shop.

Beautiful work. Good on you, keeping the trades alive in the offspring.

-- Jesse, West Lafayette, Indiana

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Blackberry

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#11 posted 12-06-2017 02:35 AM

Absolutely a beautiful chair. I know I’ve seen Jaida’s work in the past and she’s really talented. You’re going to have to remove the word amateur from your homepage on LJs.

Jadia… Keep it up kid.

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#12 posted 12-07-2017 01:11 AM

Wow! Absolutely beautiful work! My hat’s off to her!

-- St Augustine FL, Experience is the sum of our mistakes!

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