Child's Tiger Rocker

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Project by Medicwoodworker posted 535 days ago 524 views 1 time favorited 4 comments Add to Favorites Watch

This is a reproduction of a child’s rocking chair my wife had as a kid some thirty years ago. We found the original in her parents attic when we were helping them move to a new home. When finished it will be painted and stenciled with a tigers face and stripes.

The basic construction was birch ply cut on a bandsaw. Glued butt joints with pocket screws and plugs.

-- Roger

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Jamie Speirs

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#1 posted 534 days ago


It is a great chair.

Are you going to paint it?


-- Who is the happiest of men? He who values the merits of others, and in their pleasure takes joy, even as though 'twere his own. --Johann Wolfgang von Goethe

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#2 posted 534 days ago

very sweet. Please repost pictures when it is tiger striped and painted.

-- Peter, Woodbridge, Ontario

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#3 posted 534 days ago

unique idea well done

-- Custom furniture

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#4 posted 534 days ago

A kid will really love it! That is a very nice rocking chair.

-- "someone has to be wounded for others to be saved, someone has to sacrifice for others to feel happiness, someone has to die so others could live"

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