Maloof inspired Cherry Rocker

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Project by yellowtruck75 posted 05-29-2011 12:41 AM 1895 views 4 times favorited 9 comments Add to Favorites Watch

Maloof inspired rocking chair made out of 8/4 cherry. Used Hal Taylor’s plans to build. First time building small sized version, previously built medium, large and child sized rocking chairs. Built for a potential customer from a recent arts show. Took 1 month nights and weekends.

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#1 posted 05-29-2011 03:21 AM

Looks great. Most of the time i’ll just pass by a project that has been posted with pictures askew but I actually turned my laptop on it side to see all the pics you’ve posted.

It was woth it, you’ve built a really great chair. thanks for sharing.

-- Anthony

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#2 posted 05-29-2011 06:13 AM

Great work, looks awesome!

-- J Wrench Syracuse New York

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#3 posted 05-29-2011 06:58 AM

beautiful chair, I hope my skills are up to that level someday

-- -whatever you do keep making

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#4 posted 05-29-2011 11:06 AM

No idea why pictures posted askew, they are straight ony computer and everytime I posted they come up sideways.

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#5 posted 05-29-2011 12:43 PM

Very nice work, there’s going to be some lucky kid out there.

-- Paul--- Creativity is allowing yourself to make mistakes. Art is knowing which ones to keep. — Scott Adams

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#6 posted 05-30-2011 01:31 AM

Nice work.

Photos look straight down here. Try turning clockwise your screen. :)

-- Back home. Fernando

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#7 posted 05-30-2011 02:28 AM

Thanks tinnman but the client that is coming to look at it is a little old woman so not quite a kid :)

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#8 posted 05-30-2011 02:44 AM

Amazing work.

-- Shawn, I ask in order to learn

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#9 posted 10-05-2011 01:45 PM

These chairs always look so sleek. Nice job!

-- The works of evil people are not the problem. It is the "Good" people standing by and watching not speaking up. Dubsaloon

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