Correa Wood Works
Craftsman furniture featuring full integral mortise and tenon joinery. 100% solar powered!

Archive for October 2011

Oiling my Maloof dining chair

October 10, 2011

Today was a sanding marathon. I spent about 10 hours hand sanding all of the little details on the Maloof chair I recently made. It seems like no matter how long you work to redefine each and every curve there is always something that could be perfected further. I finally caved in and the notion […]

Chair taking shape

October 6, 2011

After several days of mocking up various back-slat geometries and profiles, I have concluded that the most comfortable layout is a mid-back rest with no slats. It is basically the Maloof low back but about 5 inches taller. After 24 grit paper on a rotary sander and a foredom grinder, Here is the current status […]