Instructables: exploring - workshop - chair - featured http://www.instructables.com Tue, 29 Jul 2014 23:00:05 PDT BLOX v1.01 Shock Mounts for Eames Fiberglass Chairs http://www.instructables.com/id/Shock-Mounts-for-Eames-Fiberglass-Chairs/
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Fri, 25 Jul 2014 13:53:30 PDT
DIY Rocking Chair Makeover with Olympic Stain http://www.instructables.com/id/DIY-Rocking-Chair-Makeover-with-Olympic-Stain/
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Mon, 21 Jul 2014 07:41:40 PDT
Take A Load Off: Pallet Lounger http://www.instructables.com/id/Take-A-Load-Off-Pallet-Lounger/
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By: japrechaun

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Mon, 14 Jul 2014 18:49:20 PDT
A Chair for the Great Outdoors http://www.instructables.com/id/A-Chair-for-the-Great-Outdoors/
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By: TinkerJim

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Mon, 7 Jul 2014 08:41:13 PDT
Adirondack chair from ONE board http://www.instructables.com/id/Adirondack-chair-from-ONE-board/
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Tue, 24 Jun 2014 16:49:44 PDT
RockChair http://www.instructables.com/id/RockChair/
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Wed, 18 Jun 2014 19:04:25 PDT
Hutch Re-purposed to a BAR DIY http://www.instructables.com/id/Hutch-Re-purposed-to-a-BAR-DIY/
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Tue, 3 Jun 2014 22:57:10 PDT
Reclined Pallet Wood Chair http://www.instructables.com/id/Reclined-Pallet-Wood-Chair/
Reclined Pallet Wood Chair - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FZ9/VEV1/HVTWB3LY/FZ9VEV1HVTWB3LY.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FZ9/VEV1/HVTWB3LY/FZ9VEV1HVTWB3LY.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FZ9/VEV1/HVTWB3LY/FZ9VEV1HVTWB3LY.SMALL.jpg AmateurHour I've made quite a few pieces of furniture and decorations from pallet wood so naturally I figured I should make a chair to sit down and relax on.Materials Needed:About 2-3 Palletsx6 5/8" Boltsx6 5/8" Washersx3 5/8" Threaded Rodsx1 Large Bottle Extra Strength Wood GlueStain (Optional)Polyurethane (Op...
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Fri, 30 May 2014 16:14:06 PDT
Beetlejuice Concrete Art Chair http://www.instructables.com/id/Beetlejuice-Concrete-Art-Chair/
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Thu, 22 May 2014 06:58:46 PDT
Rockin' Stump http://www.instructables.com/id/Rockin-Stump/
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Sun, 18 May 2014 18:41:39 PDT
P9C - Chair made with CNC Router http://www.instructables.com/id/P9C-Chair-made-with-CNC-Router/
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Wed, 30 Apr 2014 19:01:45 PDT
P9L - Lounge Chair made with CNC Router http://www.instructables.com/id/P9L-Lounge-Chair-made-with-CNC-Router/
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By: alepalan

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Tue, 29 Apr 2014 13:54:52 PDT
doll chair http://www.instructables.com/id/doll-chair/
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Sun, 23 Mar 2014 14:27:25 PDT
Cherry and walnut sculpted bench http://www.instructables.com/id/cherry-and-walnut-sculpted-bench/
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Mon, 16 Dec 2013 17:16:05 PST
DIY Secret Counter Chair! http://www.instructables.com/id/DIY-Secret-Counter-Chair/
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Fri, 24 Jan 2014 12:48:48 PST
Repair a broken chair rung http://www.instructables.com/id/Repair-a-broken-chair-rung/
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Wed, 1 Jun 2011 10:49:54 PDT
Pallet Chair http://www.instructables.com/id/Pallet-Chair-1/
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Thu, 2 Jan 2014 19:01:12 PST
Refinish an Antique Rocking Chair http://www.instructables.com/id/Refinish-an-Antique-Rocking-Chair/
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Fri, 27 Sep 2013 12:45:32 PDT
Upcycled outdoor furniture set http://www.instructables.com/id/Upcycled-outdoor-furniture-set/
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By: craterobber

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Sun, 29 Sep 2013 13:46:12 PDT
Ramified Armchair - bending plywood http://www.instructables.com/id/Ramified-Armchair-bending-plywood/
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Wed, 18 Sep 2013 02:16:27 PDT
Redwood Table & Chairs http://www.instructables.com/id/Redwood-Table-Chairs/
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Thu, 5 Sep 2013 12:51:41 PDT
Whiskey Barrel Bar Stools http://www.instructables.com/id/Whiskey-Barrel-Bar-Stools/
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Mon, 19 Aug 2013 22:27:37 PDT
Make your own fishbone chair out of a single sheet of plywood! A work of art for your home http://www.instructables.com/id/Make-your-own-fishbone-chair-out-of-a-single-sheet/
Make your own fishbone chair out of a single sheet of plywood! A work of art for your home - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FSV/YADH/HJKBWYH1/FSVYADHHJKBWYH1.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FSV/YADH/HJKBWYH1/FSVYADHHJKBWYH1.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FSV/YADH/HJKBWYH1/FSVYADHHJKBWYH1.SMALL.jpg ohmdaddy You can now DOWNLOAD THE SHOPBOT FILE from Etsy One of my first projects at the TechShop San Francisco was to use the ShopBot Alpha. It started off with me wanting to make some single sheet plywood furniture, but I had no clue where to start.. After some exhaustive internet researching, I couldn't ...
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Thu, 1 Aug 2013 02:15:08 PDT
"On the Fence" Rustic Rocker - Repair a rocking chair with fence posts http://www.instructables.com/id/On-the-Fence-Rustic-Rocker-Repair-a-rocking-ch/
"On the Fence" Rustic Rocker - Repair a rocking chair with fence posts - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FKA/E4JW/HJB0JB56/FKAE4JWHJB0JB56.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FKA/E4JW/HJB0JB56/FKAE4JWHJB0JB56.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FKA/E4JW/HJB0JB56/FKAE4JWHJB0JB56.SMALL.jpg TheDankSide If you have a broken chair/rocking chair, this is the tutorial for you! I received this wonderful rustic rocker from my landlord, who didn't have the time to repair it.  The frame of this rocking chair is still sturdy, but the destroyed caning made it completely unusable.  After my landlord repaired...
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Mon, 22 Jul 2013 08:05:36 PDT
kids' chair made of recycled materials http://www.instructables.com/id/recycled-materials-kids-chair/
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Thu, 27 Jun 2013 20:11:55 PDT
DIY Chair Restoration http://www.instructables.com/id/DIY-Chair-Restoration/
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Mon, 17 Jun 2013 23:15:20 PDT
HomeMade Modern DIY Puzzle Stool http://www.instructables.com/id/HomeMade-Modern-DIY-Puzzle-Stool/
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Mon, 17 Jun 2013 07:00:02 PDT
Shipping pallet stool http://www.instructables.com/id/Shipping-pallet-stool/ http://cdn.instructables.com/FXW/TBOZ/HHS9D2DP/FXWTBOZHHS9D2DP.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FXW/TBOZ/HHS9D2DP/FXWTBOZHHS9D2DP.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FXW/TBOZ/HHS9D2DP/FXWTBOZHHS9D2DP.SMALL.jpg thomseal There are plenty of old shipping pallets floating around, which frequently become reappropriated in the form of tables and chairs. The wood used in shipping pallets is of low quality, but by cutting it up and laminating it back together, strength and new aesthetic can be achieved.  Tools/Materials:...
By: thomseal

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Fri, 14 Jun 2013 16:49:01 PDT
HomeMade Modern DIY $5 Bucket Stool http://www.instructables.com/id/HomeMade-Modern-DIY-5-Bucket-Stool/
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Wed, 12 Jun 2013 07:55:24 PDT
Hanging garden chair http://www.instructables.com/id/Hanging-garden-chair/
Hanging garden chair - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F29/0T5C/HFSH5CFY/F290T5CHFSH5CFY.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F29/0T5C/HFSH5CFY/F290T5CHFSH5CFY.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F29/0T5C/HFSH5CFY/F290T5CHFSH5CFY.SMALL.jpg Yorkshire Lass This is a cross between a chair and a hammock, for use on sunny days in the garden or taking with you on a camping trip.  It is surprisingly comfortable and can be adjusted to give a fairly upright position (suitable for using a laptop) or a more recumbent one for lazing the afternoon away.  Similar...
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Mon, 3 Jun 2013 03:43:54 PDT
Campbell's Soup Stool http://www.instructables.com/id/Campbells-Soup-Stool/
Campbell's Soup Stool - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FMX/OH1K/HH2W39SB/FMXOH1KHH2W39SB.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FMX/OH1K/HH2W39SB/FMXOH1KHH2W39SB.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FMX/OH1K/HH2W39SB/FMXOH1KHH2W39SB.SMALL.jpg lindarose92 After 5 days of working, I am finally proud to show you my Campbell's Soup Stool! The 60s are one of my favorite decades even if I wasn't born yet...and one of the many things that come to my mind whenever I think of the 60s is Andy Warhol and his paintings! His Campbell's Soup Can painting is so f...
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Fri, 24 May 2013 13:52:54 PDT
Fold Out Desk From Scratch and Chair Refurbishment http://www.instructables.com/id/Fold-Out-Desk-From-Scratch-and-Chair-Refurbishment/
Fold Out Desk From Scratch and Chair Refurbishment - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FC5/U7WW/HFPTIVU1/FC5U7WWHFPTIVU1.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FC5/U7WW/HFPTIVU1/FC5U7WWHFPTIVU1.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FC5/U7WW/HFPTIVU1/FC5U7WWHFPTIVU1.SMALL.jpg jrichardson16 So in this instructable Im going to show how i made a decent sised fold out desk to squeeze into my small room, as well as a quick refurbishment of an old chair to compliment it. The Room. My room is fairly small, and its a squeeze to fit things in at the best of times. so when I found I needed a...
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Wed, 1 May 2013 13:38:19 PDT
Planted Woodland Chair (easy) http://www.instructables.com/id/Planted-Woodland-Chair-easy/
Planted Woodland Chair (easy) - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FZM/3Q92/HGH727TW/FZM3Q92HGH727TW.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FZM/3Q92/HGH727TW/FZM3Q92HGH727TW.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FZM/3Q92/HGH727TW/FZM3Q92HGH727TW.SMALL.jpg CityGirl6 There is an area under my deck that doesn't get much sun so it was bare dirt for a long time; unfortunately it's the first thing you see when you come down the stairs into the yard.  At one point I added fern, but I wanted more so I made this planted chair as a focal point.   You could complete the...
By: CityGirl6

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Tue, 14 May 2013 20:03:31 PDT
radioactive chair http://www.instructables.com/id/radioactive-chair/
radioactive chair - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FF8/MNM5/HCJOASAQ/FF8MNM5HCJOASAQ.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FF8/MNM5/HCJOASAQ/FF8MNM5HCJOASAQ.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FF8/MNM5/HCJOASAQ/FF8MNM5HCJOASAQ.SMALL.jpg bowlen199 so i was tasked with producing a chair for 7-8 year old children for my coursework, but me being me i wanted to be able to use it too so i decided to make it truly versatile and make a chair that could be used by almost anyone from about the age of 7 upwards. After much research and tedious design,...
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Wed, 8 May 2013 12:53:41 PDT
Pallet Deck Chair http://www.instructables.com/id/Pallet-Deck-Chair/
Pallet Deck Chair - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FDU/QJNM/GU4IRHS6/FDUQJNMGU4IRHS6.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FDU/QJNM/GU4IRHS6/FDUQJNMGU4IRHS6.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FDU/QJNM/GU4IRHS6/FDUQJNMGU4IRHS6.SMALL.jpg mr.incredible I just moved to Knoxville TN. I love the weather here. I also love sitting on the back deck to read or just relax in the wonderful weather. I got kind of tired of picking up the folding chairs and bringing them in every night, so I wanted something that could just stay there. I don't have a lot of m...
By: mr.incredible

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Sat, 5 May 2012 02:31:39 PDT
Flat-pack Cardboard Beach Office http://www.instructables.com/id/Flat-pack-Cardboard-Beach-Office/
Flat-pack Cardboard Beach Office - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FYU/44KA/HDOW6ZZ4/FYU44KAHDOW6ZZ4.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FYU/44KA/HDOW6ZZ4/FYU44KAHDOW6ZZ4.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FYU/44KA/HDOW6ZZ4/FYU44KAHDOW6ZZ4.SMALL.jpg blissful2015 This project is an attempt to bridge my desires of being immersed in the beauty and aliveness of the outdoors, while still remain a productive citizen of the society. Living near the coast, the calling of the ocean is just irresistible. Since a lot of my work can be done on a laptop, to have a porta...
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Mon, 4 Mar 2013 23:11:29 PST
How to make a driftwood lawn chair http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-make-a-driftwood-lawn-chair/
How to make a driftwood lawn chair - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F8S/VKG3/H4AGJDBE/F8SVKG3H4AGJDBE.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F8S/VKG3/H4AGJDBE/F8SVKG3H4AGJDBE.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F8S/VKG3/H4AGJDBE/F8SVKG3H4AGJDBE.SMALL.jpg aledt This is my first instructable and will show you how I made my chair from driftwood found on the local beach,   there's definitely some things I would do differently next time and I learnt as I went along but I enjoyed it and I'm pretty happy with the result and hopefully will be making some more de...
By: aledt

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Thu, 21 Feb 2013 16:54:57 PST
Vanity Tuffet http://www.instructables.com/id/Vanity-Tuffet/
Vanity Tuffet - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FHO/MTQ6/HD4VPJU6/FHOMTQ6HD4VPJU6.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FHO/MTQ6/HD4VPJU6/FHOMTQ6HD4VPJU6.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FHO/MTQ6/HD4VPJU6/FHOMTQ6HD4VPJU6.SMALL.jpg katvanlew This is my version of a modern day Tuffet, If Miss Muffet were here, I think she would find this little stool perfect for sitting on while she ate her curds and whey! I needed a seat for my antique vanity but didn't have a lot of money. I wanted a chair that I could sit on while I applied my make-up...
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Wed, 20 Feb 2013 18:53:48 PST
Country Glider http://www.instructables.com/id/Country-Glider/
Country Glider - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://www.instructables.com/static/defaultIMG/default.SQUARE2.png http://www.instructables.com/static/defaultIMG/default.SQUARE.png http://www.instructables.com/static/defaultIMG/default.SMALL.gif Tuxnator Preparing the work area. Making the parts Staining Assembling Assembling the base stand Final assembly Finally RELAX
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Thu, 7 Feb 2013 20:14:02 PST
Bamboo Chaise Lounge Chair http://www.instructables.com/id/Bamboo-Chase-Lounge-Chair/
Bamboo Chaise Lounge Chair - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FVX/TIDX/H9K2GFND/FVXTIDXH9K2GFND.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FVX/TIDX/H9K2GFND/FVXTIDXH9K2GFND.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FVX/TIDX/H9K2GFND/FVXTIDXH9K2GFND.SMALL.jpg M.O.T.H. The concept of this chair came about the desire to create a chair that was beautiful, functional and left little waste. The entire chair was made from 1 piece of Bamboo plywood. (Well the initial design was for that, however after the chair had been made I realized it needed a stabilizer bar and the...
By: M.O.T.H.

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Fri, 16 Nov 2012 23:36:40 PST
Turn an old chair into a flowerchair http://www.instructables.com/id/Turn-an-old-chair-into-a-flowerchair/
Turn an old chair into a flowerchair - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FXX/Z8QI/H8CVI2U8/FXXZ8QIH8CVI2U8.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FXX/Z8QI/H8CVI2U8/FXXZ8QIH8CVI2U8.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FXX/Z8QI/H8CVI2U8/FXXZ8QIH8CVI2U8.SMALL.jpg breumer We had an old chair standing around here we used the chair no longer but I didn´t want to throw the chair away maybe I could still use it for some  creative use. sawn the bottom out of the seat Then a sawd the bottom out of the seat and put a cocosfiber in it. Then i have placed chickenwire on th...
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Thu, 18 Oct 2012 01:53:59 PDT
Adding Wheels to Old Wrigley Field Seat http://www.instructables.com/id/Adding-Wheels-to-Old-Wrigley-Field-Seat/
Adding Wheels to Old Wrigley Field Seat - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F4U/HJOA/H82U84N6/F4UHJOAH82U84N6.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F4U/HJOA/H82U84N6/F4UHJOAH82U84N6.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F4U/HJOA/H82U84N6/F4UHJOAH82U84N6.SMALL.jpg tcone Several years ago, my dad received an old Wrigley Field seat as a gift, and due to lack of space in his office nowadays, I've claimed it to use as my workshop seat.  The upside?  It's an old Wrigley Field seat!  The downside?  It has no wheels!  And we all know how important it is to be able to move...
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Thu, 11 Oct 2012 16:49:56 PDT
Restoration: 1878 Platform Glider Rocking Chair http://www.instructables.com/id/Restoration-1878-Platform-Glider-Rocking-Chair/
Restoration: 1878 Platform Glider Rocking Chair - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FSD/N9AE/H7QCY8EF/FSDN9AEH7QCY8EF.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FSD/N9AE/H7QCY8EF/FSDN9AEH7QCY8EF.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FSD/N9AE/H7QCY8EF/FSDN9AEH7QCY8EF.SMALL.jpg Attmos   Antiques are cool, especially when they become antiques over many years in your family's possession.  They're not just  possessions any more, every time you look at them they bring back countless memories from the good old days.  Along their journey from past to present many of these items are use...
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Sun, 30 Sep 2012 15:37:29 PDT
How To Reupholster A Chair http://www.instructables.com/id/How-To-Reupholster-A-Chair-1/
How To Reupholster A Chair - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FYZ/JOP5/H74314SN/FYZJOP5H74314SN.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FYZ/JOP5/H74314SN/FYZJOP5H74314SN.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FYZ/JOP5/H74314SN/FYZJOP5H74314SN.SMALL.jpg Project Create Project Create is a nonprofit in New Orleans dedicated to promoting art and creativity in the entire community. We are raising money to open a studio where every member of the community can come in and learn to paint, sew, build furniture, or explore any creative possibility they desire. If you find...
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Thu, 27 Sep 2012 08:02:28 PDT
'The Royal Birding Chair' http://www.instructables.com/id/The-Royal-Birding-Chair/
'The Royal Birding Chair' - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FFH/2ZEF/H7HY7USH/FFH2ZEFH7HY7USH.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FFH/2ZEF/H7HY7USH/FFH2ZEFH7HY7USH.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FFH/2ZEF/H7HY7USH/FFH2ZEFH7HY7USH.SMALL.jpg bricobart The concept of this project was born many many years ago. With some friends I was on a festival with a lot of beer, a lot of rock bands and a lot of fun. All around there were a lot of stalls also with a lot of everything and particularly an african-inspired site were a lot of handmade stuff was sol...
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Wed, 26 Sep 2012 08:08:37 PDT
Charley Chair - how to design a laser cut chair http://www.instructables.com/id/Charley-Chair-how-to-design-a-laser-cut-chair/
Charley Chair - how to design a laser cut chair - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FMD/DM1A/H7434MTM/FMDDM1AH7434MTM.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FMD/DM1A/H7434MTM/FMDDM1AH7434MTM.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FMD/DM1A/H7434MTM/FMDDM1AH7434MTM.SMALL.jpg hogthrob Ok so I make no bones I designed this specifically for the hurricane laser competition (technically I brought it forward in the long list of things I want to make including a boat, a tool bench/store and a camera lens warmer for time lapse) , but who would not want win a laser cutter, just think of ...
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Sun, 16 Sep 2012 14:19:53 PDT
Light-weight woven lawn chair http://www.instructables.com/id/Light-weight-woven-lawn-chair/
Light-weight woven lawn chair - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FZ2/TCRZ/H5IRWIV2/FZ2TCRZH5IRWIV2.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FZ2/TCRZ/H5IRWIV2/FZ2TCRZH5IRWIV2.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FZ2/TCRZ/H5IRWIV2/FZ2TCRZH5IRWIV2.SMALL.jpg i.am.jason.wilkins I wanted to make a light-weight lawn chair to toss in the back of my car.  Some one had mentioned this style of chair being used as a pack frame, so that is on the drawing board for me. This is a rehash of IAMSatisfied's chair.  I did mine out of stock lumber instead of ripping stuff down. http://w...
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Fri, 10 Aug 2012 15:49:42 PDT
Cardboard/Plywood Lounger http://www.instructables.com/id/Hybrid-Cardboard-Lounger/
Cardboard/Plywood Lounger - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FBM/S4T2/H3XME8YA/FBMS4T2H3XME8YA.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FBM/S4T2/H3XME8YA/FBMS4T2H3XME8YA.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FBM/S4T2/H3XME8YA/FBMS4T2H3XME8YA.SMALL.jpg wholman This spring, I taught a course at Little Black Pearl, an arts center on the South Side of Chicago.  LBP also runs a charter school, called the Options Laboratory, where young men and women can get an arts and technology based high school curriculum.  Nine young men participated in WordsWood, wherein...
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Wed, 27 Jun 2012 14:43:03 PDT
Folding Pallet Chair http://www.instructables.com/id/Folding-Pallet-Chair/
Folding Pallet Chair - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F5E/XXB2/H3NNEXRB/F5EXXB2H3NNEXRB.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F5E/XXB2/H3NNEXRB/F5EXXB2H3NNEXRB.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F5E/XXB2/H3NNEXRB/F5EXXB2H3NNEXRB.SMALL.jpg schoonovermr This is a chair born out of necessity. Well, not really. It just sounded cool. It is quite comfortable though. In fact, I am sitting in it now. But I digress. I got all of the wood I used from the Sears store in my city. So the only things I bought were the two bolts and nuts. Overall, this project ...
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Thu, 21 Jun 2012 14:09:37 PDT
kid's rocking chair http://www.instructables.com/id/kids-rocking-chair/
kid's rocking chair - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F5E/QOEV/H21CGMI3/F5EQOEVH21CGMI3.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F5E/QOEV/H21CGMI3/F5EQOEVH21CGMI3.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F5E/QOEV/H21CGMI3/F5EQOEVH21CGMI3.SMALL.jpg mikeasaurus This stylish kid's rocking chair is made with 5 pieces of wood, is held together by just 2 tension bolts, and conveniently collapses flat for shipping or storage. The design template I've provided (PDF below) can be easily scaled to meet any child (or adult) and can be customized in any way you want...
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Mon, 4 Jun 2012 20:19:32 PDT