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Greene & Greene design adventure #2: The Greene Bed

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Blog entry by John8059 posted 03-15-2009 12:53 AM 819 reads 1 time favorited 3 comments Add to Favorites Watch
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I have the fun part (figuring out how to do it) of this project done and its all plain work now. I suppose that is why its been sitting in my shop like this for 5+ years now.

I think you can figure out how I did the checker board detail from this picture:

Under what is really one of the bed’s side rails is a sheet of the patterns I used to cut out the L-shaped do-dads and drill the holes for the dowels.

Maybe I’ll never finish this? I still don’t have the embelllishments right but it will look something like this when done.

-- Cuz



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Todd A. Clippinger

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#1 posted 03-15-2009 06:42 AM

I would love to see this come together in a well documented blog. I have been wanting to do some G&G furniture for some time, but I shall have to live vicariously through others for the time being.

-- Todd A. Clippinger, Montana, http://americancraftsmanworkshop.com

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cabinetmaster

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#2 posted 03-15-2009 05:59 PM

I would also like to see this come together in a blog. It would be very interesting.

-- Jerry--A man can never have enough tools or clamps

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John8059

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#3 posted 03-15-2009 06:31 PM

Maybe if I join the ranks of the unemployed, I can make that happen. Until then I would love to share any of what I have done with you. Just tell what you would like to know more about. Thanks for your interest!

-- Cuz

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