LumberJocks

Craftsman Rocker

  • Advertise with us
Project by jmurf posted 10-01-2020 10:23 PM 749 views 0 times favorited 4 comments Add to Favorites Watch

Following a Mike Pekovich plan from Fine Woodworking, I finally completed the craftsman rocker. Attached is a photo pre finish and one finished. I followed Jeff Jewitt’s finishing technique using a reddish brown trans tint dye, arm r seal seal a cell, and arm r seal poly. Seat I had made professionally.

I say I finally finished as this started in spring 2019. I got a little stuck working on the angled tenons to create the splay.

Enjoy





4 comments so far

View 489tad's profile

489tad

3915 posts in 3925 days


#1 posted 10-01-2020 11:27 PM

The rocker looks great. It looks like you got the angles right. How does it rock?

-- Dan, Naperville IL, I.G.N.

View swirt's profile

swirt

5645 posts in 3886 days


#2 posted 10-02-2020 01:51 AM

Nice work. It looks very nice.

-- Galootish log blog, http://www.timberframe-tools.com

View Bstrom's profile

Bstrom

205 posts in 87 days


#3 posted 10-02-2020 02:20 AM

Stunning – a real challenge and you knocked it out. I’m very impressed…

-- Bstrom

View jmurf's profile

jmurf

20 posts in 496 days


#4 posted 10-02-2020 01:42 PM

It rocks great on a hardwood and tile, not as great on the carpet. It was for my wife and she enjoys it. Might try a morris chair for myself with a little more room. Thanks

Have your say...

You must be signed in to post the comments.

DISCLAIMER: Any posts on LJ are posted by individuals acting in their own right and do not necessarily reflect the views of LJ. LJ will not be held liable for the actions of any user.

Latest Projects | Latest Blog Entries | Latest Forum Topics

HomeRefurbers.com