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by sjnorris
Sat Jul 30, 2011 6:05 pm
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Topic: Article: Willey House
Replies: 46
Views: 24988

" You would think they would want to finish the job, and make it "sing" the way Mr. Wright made it sing" ??????? When I sit in one of the overstuffed chairs on a cool night in front of the fire with beer in hand the house is singing. Sadly Malcolm & Nancy Willey are no longer with us, but I believe ...
by sjnorris
Tue Apr 26, 2011 8:11 pm
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Topic: Floor lamp information
Replies: 11
Views: 5538

Paul ,

If you send me your Email I will send you the information I have

Stafford
by sjnorris
Sun Apr 10, 2011 1:49 pm
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Topic: Surf-glo red?
Replies: 336
Views: 130746

From the ABET newsletter , Phillip Tuhill's reply when asked about innovations in laminates. He comes out with the startling news that originally there were no plain coloured laminates available! He says, “The earliest laminates were either basic woodgrain, softglow (mottled) or linen patterns. It...
by sjnorris
Sun Apr 10, 2011 1:00 pm
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Topic: Surf-glo red?
Replies: 336
Views: 130746

Maybe instead of SurfGlo red its Softglow red

http://www.flickr.com/photos/magslhalli ... /lightbox/
by sjnorris
Wed Feb 02, 2011 3:18 pm
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Topic: SDR - Where did this B and W Photo come from in this thread?
Replies: 74
Views: 27978

Article

Copyright Protection in the Furniture Industry


http://www.finnegan.com/resources/artic ... f2043cf770
by sjnorris
Tue Jan 25, 2011 8:38 pm
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Topic: R.I.P. Edgar Tafel 1912-2011
Replies: 30
Views: 14863

Obituary Posted in NYTimes Jan 21, 2011 EDGAR A. TAFEL TAFEL--Edgar A. Died at home January 18 at age 98. From 1932 to 1941 Edgar was an original member of Frank Lloyd Wright's Taliesin Fellowship; he is the last survivor. While there he served as project architect for Fallingwater, Johnson Wax and ...
by sjnorris
Mon Jan 24, 2011 5:00 pm
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Topic: Ross House Construction Photos
Replies: 259
Views: 130436

looks great , could you , would you please share your source for the gum wood

Thanks
Stafford
by sjnorris
Fri Jan 21, 2011 8:28 am
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Topic: Floor lamp information
Replies: 11
Views: 5538

My books are packed up but i believe this is the lamp

Schindler Wolfe house floor lamp


http://media.photobucket.com/image/schi ... 14.jpg?o=4
by sjnorris
Wed Jan 12, 2011 7:38 am
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Topic: Restoring a Cherokee red concrete floor !
Replies: 54
Views: 36736

Tarantino Studio

Lawrence and Sharon Tarantino

http://tarantinostudio.com/start.html
by sjnorris
Fri Dec 17, 2010 8:42 am
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Topic: 1949 Taliesin Origami Chair - Dimensions? Sketches? Drawing?
Replies: 131
Views: 248201

The redwood veneer was found in California by Peter. The plywood for Peter's chair is made from a sheet of 1/2" marine grade ply with redwood veneer. We used marine ply because the ply's are a closer match to the old plywood. Then the veneer is cold pressed to the plywood for about two hours after t...
by sjnorris
Thu Dec 16, 2010 9:09 pm
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Topic: 1949 Taliesin Origami Chair - Dimensions? Sketches? Drawing?
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Peter and I spent hours going over the plans, once we both agreed or somewhat agreed it was time for some prototypes. The first prototype was full scale cardboard the second was 1/4 scale 1/2" MDF and the finial prototype was full scale 3/4" plywood. I used (use) the finial prototype as a pattern fo...
by sjnorris
Thu Dec 16, 2010 4:14 pm
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Topic: 1949 Taliesin Origami Chair - Dimensions? Sketches? Drawing?
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The Howe plans for the origami chair are his interpretation of Wrights origami chair and clearly say so on the plans. On one of the Howe plans it said Modified the other said Adaptation of. I think the dates on the plans are 1972 and 1986. They should not be confused as Wrights.
by sjnorris
Wed Dec 15, 2010 5:10 pm
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Topic: Feiman House In Canton Looks To Be In Serious Trouble
Replies: 28
Views: 14021

The Feiman house is owned by Richard & Linda Barber. I sent them an email last week asking about the Feiman house . Linda's reply to my E-mail , At present time we do not have intentions of selling the house but that is not to say that sometime in the future we would not reconsider.  We are restori...
by sjnorris
Wed Dec 15, 2010 4:56 pm
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Topic: Access to past postings
Replies: 1
Views: 1179

Click on your last post, then click your profile button. That will bring you to your about you page, on the right side of the page in red letters it will say FIND ALL POSTS BY click on that