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Category: Rocking Chairs

dining chairs and ribbon at Texas Furnituremakers Show

Texas Furniture Makers Show, 2019

Posted Feb 02, 2019

Austin's new dining chair design (still in development) won a prize.

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a comfortable rocking chair on bricks

Texas Works Awards

Posted Dec 14, 2018

We were first runner-up in the workshop category.

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14 year old rocker on the showroom porch

Maintaining the Rocker on the Porch

Posted Aug 27, 2018

We have had a rocker on the showroom porch since 2004.

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Austin laying out pecan rockers

Pecan Special Editions

Posted Sep 16, 2017

As part of our celebration of 25 years of rocker making, we are making some pecan rockers.

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front of first rocking chair brochure

Pecan Rockers Again?

Posted Jun 25, 2014

The Weeks Rocker was born as the Texas Pecan Rocker.

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Mesquite Rocker Back Legs

Posted Mar 31, 2014

Very little mesquite wood is sound and worthy of chair parts.

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Taking Photos of Rocker Making

Posted Feb 27, 2014

We take pictures in the shop to show how we make things.

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Mortising Seats for Splats

Posted Aug 15, 2012

We mortised for chair splats with a plunge router.

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catalog for a chair symposium in the UK

Chairs 2004, and on

Posted Jul 31, 2012

We were invited to Chairs 2004, a conference in England.

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Fairing Arms to Back legs

Posted Mar 08, 2012

We sculpt rocker arms to flow seamlessly from the back legs.

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