Child sized Maloof rocker

  • Advertise with us
Project by yellowtruck75 posted 11-19-2010 07:56 PM 2042 views 0 times favorited 8 comments Add to Favorites Watch
Child sized Maloof rocker
Child sized Maloof rocker No picture No picture No picture No picture No picture
Zoom Pictures

Cherry Maloof inspired rocker.

Used the help and guidance of Hal Taylor’s book and plans to complete the chair. This is my 4th rocker and 2nd Maloof. Chair will be a Christmas gift for my niece. Construction is very similiar to an adult sized Maloof except I choose to use 6 back supports instead of 7 and used 6/8 lumber instead of 8/4. Also tried to highlight a few knots that I found in the lumber.

8 comments so far

View tonøsa's profile


13 posts in 2191 days

#1 posted 11-19-2010 08:47 PM

Very nice rocker, your niece is very lucky.

-- Tom, Odense

View chewbuddy13's profile


150 posts in 2704 days

#2 posted 11-19-2010 09:10 PM

Nice job, about how big is that? Did you scale down the full size plans?

View DrDirt's profile


4135 posts in 3161 days

#3 posted 11-19-2010 09:46 PM

Nicely done… but 6/8 lumber?? ;-P

-- 'Political correctness is fascism pretending to be manners' ~George Carlin

View jjempson's profile


199 posts in 2408 days

#4 posted 11-19-2010 09:48 PM

wow…where did you find the plans..:)

-- jjempson

View RickL's profile


253 posts in 3360 days

#5 posted 11-19-2010 10:27 PM

Excellent. I’m still working on my full sized chair, I am sure she will love it

-- Rick, Union,KY

View Ken90712's profile


16864 posts in 2608 days

#6 posted 11-20-2010 01:01 PM

Wow great chair, like the way you incorparated the knot into the arm rest.

-- Ken, "Everyday above ground is a good day!"

View sras's profile


4363 posts in 2548 days

#7 posted 11-20-2010 06:23 PM

Beautiful chair! One that will be around for generations I’m sure!

-- Steve - Impatience is Expensive

View NormG's profile


5424 posts in 2423 days

#8 posted 11-21-2010 04:19 PM

Wonderful looking chair and even more wonderfully executed, great deisgn

-- Norman

Have your say...

You must be signed in to post the comments.

DISCLAIMER: Any posts on LJ are posted by individuals acting in their own right and do not necessarily reflect the views of LJ. LJ will not be held liable for the actions of any user.

Latest Projects | Latest Blog Entries | Latest Forum Topics