Simplicity One Chair Prototype

by carbonboy on August 31, 2017

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We are using Oak for the Prototype Legs – with White Ash, Cherry, Walnut and Mahogany Options Later Since my client, Mooney International, shut down its California site, we are back to building the prototype carbon fiber chair, now called Simplicity One. We discovered “too light” is not good for a chair, so are now […]


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It seems if you want the pros to put together a website for you it costs $5,000 minimum, and then they do it in such a way that they are the only ones that can do future edits/updates. Key word these days is “responsive” which only means that the site will look fairly good not […]


Dysfunction and Design

by carbonboy on September 29, 2013

Cool but functionally useless Carbon Fiber Furniture I spent much of the day in front of my rarely used spanking new workstation and did what I really love to do most: design. I can’t paint, I can’t draw, I can’t sing or dance and I gave up trying to master a musical instrument when I […]


The Philadelphia Invitational Furniture Show

by carbonboy on March 27, 2011

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The craftsmen may cringe at my simplified reductions of their work, but my focus was simply on form and light Any signs of Spring were delayed by an annoying cold spell here in Philadelphia. As it was my week to stay here, I opted to do something indoors. A quick Philly weekend events search brought me to […]