Rustic Log Chair

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Project by SugarbeatCo posted 09-16-2012 07:05 AM 1233 views 3 times favorited 5 comments Add to Favorites Watch

A rustic Cedar and Pine chair we made for a craft fair display. The seat back was carved into the uppermost log, which was the most challenging part of the project. Made with all 2” round mortis and tennon. Finished with poly, and beaten for 14 weeks at the Grass Valley, California, Thursday Night Market. Thanks for looking.

-- Always one more tool away from being an excellent woodworker...

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#1 posted 09-16-2012 11:30 AM

I’m sure it will be a star at fair.

-- Ivan, Croatia, Wooddicted

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#2 posted 09-16-2012 01:10 PM

Great looking chair. Keep up the fantastic work!


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#3 posted 09-17-2012 01:48 AM

nice looking chair.

-- Peter, Woodbridge, Ontario

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#4 posted 09-17-2012 01:45 PM

Beautiful! How do you sand and finish those logs?

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#5 posted 09-18-2012 09:02 AM

Thanks alot for the compliments. We do the majority of the sanding with a dewalt palm sander, some areas we use a dremel to get into, some hand. The finish is just wipe on poly, goes on easy, this is only 3 coats.

-- Always one more tool away from being an excellent woodworker...

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