Bar stools

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Project by g1hopper posted 1264 days ago 1843 views 4 times favorited 12 comments Add to Favorites Watch

I decide to make six of these bar stools for my basement bar. They are made of walnut with maple plugs. The seat joinery is based on Maloof’s joinery. I have three of these completed with the other three built but waiting final shaping, sanding and finish.

-- Steve, Omaha, NE

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#1 posted 1264 days ago

what a great job you did, they look great. did you use any plans/templates ?

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#2 posted 1264 days ago

Sweet, Nice work

-- "Good artists borrow, great artists steal”…..Picasso

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#3 posted 1264 days ago

Very nice, Indeed! beautiful style and wood.


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#4 posted 1264 days ago

No, I didn’t use any plans and the only templates I used were the ones I designed and created myself to help ensure each stool would match the others.

-- Steve, Omaha, NE

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#5 posted 1264 days ago

Excellent work!

-- Style is simple, but not my execution of it.

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David LaBolle

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#6 posted 1264 days ago

Beautiful wood. Beautiful craftsmanship!!!

-- When we build, let us think that we build forever. Let it not be for present delight nor for present use alone. Let it be such work as our descendants will thank us for

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#7 posted 1263 days ago

Nice Work, beautiful choice of wood!

-- -Gerry, Hereford, AZ ” A really good woodworker knows how the hide his / her mistakes.”

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#8 posted 1263 days ago

nice design :-) and well executed


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#9 posted 1263 days ago

Very nice design and end result… well done.


-- Master designer of precision sawdust and one of a kind slivers.

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#10 posted 1263 days ago

Great stools, thanks for posting. I love the look of carved furniture and want to get started. Do you recommend any printed or video tutorials?

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#11 posted 1263 days ago

Whoa! I can’t even imagine making one of something that nice. Beautiful workmanship… beautiful furniture.

-- I just got done cutting three boards and all four of them were too short. (true story)

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Dennis Zongker

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#12 posted 1263 days ago

Excellent Bar stool, Excellent Craftsmanship.

-- Dennis Zongker

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