Cherry Morris Chair

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This Morris Chair is made out of Cherry constructed with mortice an tenon jointery and a hand rubbed oil finish. This Morris Chair is based on a traditional Stickley slant arm Morris Chair.
Brian Brace
1196 Old Us Hwy 70 west
Black Mountain,NC 28711
(828) 777 8148

-- Brian Brace Fine Furniture Maker,Blk Mt NC

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#1 posted 737 days ago

Very nice looking chair.

-- Dale, Illinois,

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#2 posted 737 days ago

Great job. That looks almost exactly like the Woodsmith plan I built except yours has 18 slats on each side and mine had 17. I used the same color leather upholstery.
Here’s the link to my project:

It gets a little tiring finishing and sanding between all the bars doesn’t it?
Would love to see some more close up views.
Did you build an ottoman?

Again, great job.

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#3 posted 737 days ago

Very well executed.
A fine piece indeed.

-- Willie, Washington "If You Choose Not To Decide, You Still Have Made a Choice" - Rush

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#4 posted 737 days ago

Very nice, great work.

-- David in Damascus, MD

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#5 posted 737 days ago

Great job on this chair! I have been wanting to make one for some time now. Great web site as well. You have some great projects posted and I really like your G & G projects big fan of that style. Blondie and I were just at the Gamble house here in Southern California built by the Greene and Hall Brothers! It was amazing!

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

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#6 posted 737 days ago

I like it ! Sturdy but not too heavy. The workmanship looks first class.

-- Dwight - "Free legal advice available - contact Dewey, Cheetam & Howe""

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#7 posted 737 days ago

Beautiful job Brian.
One of those is on my eventual list, and I hope it comes out close as nice as yours.

-- Having fun...Eric

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#8 posted 737 days ago

Nice chair, Brian. Propbably on the to-do list of many here at Lumberjocks. Thanks for sharing.

-- Doug

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#9 posted 737 days ago

Brian, great looking chair.

-- Peter, Woodbridge, Ontario

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#10 posted 737 days ago

Great looking Morris chair super work.

-- Custom furniture

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#11 posted 737 days ago

Nice looking chair, but I’d imagine all those bars must have been a pain to put in haha. Great job.

-- Ben from IL

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#12 posted 736 days ago

very nice work here, very true to the stickley design

-- no matter what size job big or small do a job right or don't do it at all.

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#13 posted 736 days ago

Definitely a great looking Morris chair, you did a wonderful job all around

-- Norman

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