Final Design

All pieces taken apart (4 boards, 6 pegs)
Stool on display in the CMU Design building

Process

Foam core quarter and full scale models
SolidWorks model to get dimensions for lumber list
Testing the joinery and splining method for my knock-down joints
Chiseling mortise
Custom milling machine jig to cut slanted edge onto dowels
Sanding edged flush
Lacquer finish drying