Chair for a little girl.

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Project by Lotidus posted 09-14-2011 06:00 PM 1120 views 0 times favorited 6 comments Add to Favorites Watch

I ,made this chair for my three year old daughter to go with the table I made her. It is made of pine with some color of minty green that my wife picked out from a free sample of Gliden paint she got from the companies web site. The seat opens and there is a box underneath. I didn’t use all the different types of joinery I wanted to on this project due to time constraints but it turned out ok and she loves it.

-- Lotidus

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#1 posted 09-14-2011 06:40 PM

Very nice. I’m sure she does love it. It doesn’t matter too much about the joinery and all but the happiness of the recipient that’s paramount. :)

-- Chris ~~Who controls the past controls the future. Who controls the present controls the past."

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#2 posted 09-14-2011 11:16 PM

What a great gift for a little girl. She will not care if it is only glued together. It looks like the color matches other things in her room.

Nice job, Loditus!..............Jim

-- Jim Jakosh.....Practical Wood Products...........Learn something new every day!! Variety is the Spice of Life!!

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#3 posted 09-15-2011 12:17 AM

Those look like fun seats and you did a good job picking out a design with some sophistication.

thanks for posting

-- I came, I was conquered, I was born again. ἵνα ὦσιν ἓν

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#4 posted 09-15-2011 03:41 AM

I didn’t see the heart at first on the chair back but then “of course!” cause it matches the table decoration. I like the rule joint on the seat and the back leg curve at the top. A fine pair.

-- gene@toronto.ontario.canada : dovetail free since '53, critiques always welcome.

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#5 posted 09-15-2011 06:22 PM

I bet the little girl will cherish this forever. Thanks for sharing and the idea;-D

-- Kelly, woodworker under construction

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#6 posted 11-08-2011 03:55 AM

She should enjoy it for a long time. Well done.

-- Superdav "No matter where you go - there you are."

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