LumberJocks

Sister's X-mas gift (Adirondack Chair)

  • Advertise with us
Project by lclashley posted 12-28-2007 05:09 AM 1469 views 0 times favorited 10 comments Add to Favorites Watch

My sister Jennifer is a big fan of adirondack style chairs. I thought building one would be good learning experience and would make a great gift. I made the chair from treated pine fence posts that have been sitting around for several years. I laminated boards together to make 1 3/4” stock and went form there. I finished the chair with spar urethane. Thanks for looking.





10 comments so far

View Bob A in NJ's profile

Bob A in NJ

1162 posts in 2785 days


#1 posted 12-28-2007 06:23 AM

Nice job, now the orders for more will start rolling in.

-- Bob A in NJ

View Jiri Parkman's profile

Jiri Parkman

951 posts in 2599 days


#2 posted 12-28-2007 12:24 PM

Nice, must be comfortable.

-- Jiri

View Dan'um Style's profile

Dan'um Style

13407 posts in 2769 days


#3 posted 12-29-2007 06:03 AM

Very well done chair. Really enjoy this back design. Is it your’s ?

-- keeping myself entertained ... Humor and fun lubricate the brain

View lclashley's profile

lclashley

244 posts in 2900 days


#4 posted 12-29-2007 06:02 PM

No, Its WOOD magazine’s.
Thanks for your kind words guys.

View Bill's profile

Bill

2579 posts in 2947 days


#5 posted 12-29-2007 06:07 PM

Good job IC. The chair looks great and I bet it was appreciated very much.

Now you can get started on the rest of the set (more chairs, ottomans, tables).

-- Bill, Turlock California, http://www.brookswoodworks.com

View TreeBones's profile

TreeBones

1825 posts in 2809 days


#6 posted 12-29-2007 07:03 PM

Very nice, Well done.

-- Ron, Twain Harte, Ca. Portable on site Sawmill Service http://westcoastlands.net/Sawmill.html http://westcoastlands.net/SawBucks2/phpBB3 http://www.portablesawmill.info

View MsDebbieP's profile

MsDebbieP

18615 posts in 2947 days


#7 posted 12-30-2007 02:56 PM

I agree—you’ll be getting orders!!

-- ~ Debbie, Canada (https://www.facebook.com/DebbiePribeleENJOConsultant)

View Blake's profile

Blake

3441 posts in 2660 days


#8 posted 12-30-2007 07:35 PM

I am a big Adirondack fan as well. Great design.

-- Happy woodworking! http://www.openarmsphotography.com

View mot's profile

mot

4911 posts in 2822 days


#9 posted 12-31-2007 12:11 AM

These are great projects for gifts. Nice job!

-- You can discover more about a person in an hour of play than in a year of conversation. (Plato)

View jockmike2's profile

jockmike2

10635 posts in 3033 days


#10 posted 12-31-2007 03:54 PM

Another good looking Andy chair, I like this one too. mike

-- (You just have to please the man in the Mirror) Mike from Michigan -

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

HomeRefurbers.com

Latest Projects | Latest Blog Entries | Latest Forum Topics

GardenTenders.com :: gardening showcase