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Project by Andrek posted 01-06-2021 05:59 PM 761 views 1 time favorited 19 comments Add to Favorites Watch

Hello there friends lj.
I was supposed to be carving this winter,,, when this project came up, I just could not resist This is a rocker completely made out of black walnut, a gift for my son and daughter in law for their new home.
I had some hard time, must be getting old, and some good time , walnut makes you look good. And with the shut down , I was busy most of the fall and begining of winter all by myself, This is my second attempt with the help of Scott Morrison’s instruction, thanks to you Scott.

I am taking this moment to send all my fellow woodworkers , my best wishes for the new year, play safe , be happy ,and if you have to wear a mask, might as well be a dust mask,

Thanks for looking, comments always welcome. Keep on making saw dust.

-- andrek





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hutchmp

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#1 posted 01-06-2021 06:02 PM

Stunning! Congratulations on such an awesome build! Your son and daughter-in-law will be ecstatic and have a heritage piece to pass down for generations!

Regards,
Hutch

-- Hutch

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Andre

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#2 posted 01-06-2021 06:04 PM

Now that is some piece of Art! Congratulations on a Masterpiece!

-- Lifting one end of the plank.

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Redoak49

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#3 posted 01-06-2021 06:50 PM

Beautiful chair !

You join the group who have made one. It was a bucket list item for me.

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oldrivers

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#4 posted 01-06-2021 07:12 PM

Beautiful Chair, great workmanship my favorite chair is the Maloof style Rocker.. I like and use the Morrison design and instructions. Job well done.

-- Soli Deo gloria!

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bushmaster

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#5 posted 01-06-2021 07:53 PM

Out standing, Musical instruments and chairs take the highest degree of skill and you sure are there at the tip.

-- Brian - Hazelton, British Columbia

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woodchuckerNJ

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#6 posted 01-06-2021 11:25 PM

nice work, that looks comfortable. I konw will they enjoy it.

-- Jeff NJ

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pottz

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#7 posted 01-06-2021 11:32 PM

beautiful rocker some a afraid of trying one but once you do your glad you did.nice job on this one.

-- working with my hands is a joy,it gives me a sense of fulfillment,somthing so many seek and so few find.-SAM MALOOF.

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swirt

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#8 posted 01-07-2021 12:35 AM

Outstanding work. It came out great.

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

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Foghorn

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#9 posted 01-07-2021 01:44 AM

A thing of beauty! Nice work.

-- Darrel

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therealSteveN

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#10 posted 01-07-2021 10:23 AM

A sure fire smile to the face post. Congrats on such a fine make, and hopes it always is comfortable to sit, no matter how old you become.

-- Think safe, be safe

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Andrek

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#11 posted 01-07-2021 11:59 AM

Thank you all for the nice words, it is very inspiring to be here, keep on making saw dust.
That is what keep us together.

-- andrek

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drogsod

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#12 posted 01-07-2021 02:15 PM

That’s outstanding. What a beautiful chair!

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gdaveg

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#13 posted 01-07-2021 02:22 PM

That is some right purty wood!

A very nice build

-- Dave, Vancouver, WA

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Jeff Vicenzi

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#14 posted 01-07-2021 02:52 PM

Beautiful!

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BurlyBob

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#15 posted 01-07-2021 11:03 PM

Totally stunning.

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