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Blog entry by Les Hastings posted 03-07-2011 05:17 AM 3617 reads 3 times favorited 12 comments Add to Favorites Watch

I was up to the house on Friday to deliver a couple of things and talk about some more carvings for the job. I was hoping they would be done with her area, but as you can see by the pictures I took that they have a little ways to go yet. Hopefully I’ll get a chance to go back up when its all complete and get more photo’s then. Until then here’s a few photo’s to give you the general idea of things will look in the end

Thanks for having a look and have fun woodworking!

-- Les, Wichita, Ks. (I'd rather be covered in saw dust!)



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a1Jim

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#1 posted 03-07-2011 05:21 AM

Like all your work Les ,Amazing great Job.

-- http://artisticwoodstudio.com Custom furniture

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#2 posted 03-07-2011 05:27 AM

Absolutely stunning. Magnificent work Les.

-- Roger-R, Republic of Texas. "Always look on the Bright Side of Life" - An eyeball to eyeball confrontation with a blind person is as complete waste of Time.

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#3 posted 03-07-2011 05:38 AM

WoW! Beautiful cabinets once again. Your work is amazing!

-- Janice

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#4 posted 03-07-2011 05:40 AM

super work les

and all just to keep her cloths in

-- david - only thru kindness can this world be whole . If we don't succeed we run the risk of failure. Dan Quayle

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#5 posted 03-07-2011 06:12 AM

Les,

We could move our whole house and workshop into her dressing room! It looks like the house would have enough cabinets to build to keep busy for a lifetime! Your work is gorgeous as usual!

L/W

-- Jesus is the ONLY reason for ANY season.

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Sheila Landry (scrollgirl)

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#6 posted 03-07-2011 01:51 PM

Absolutely beautiful!

Sheila

-- Designer/Artist/Teacher. Owner of Sheila Landry Designs (http://www.sheilalandrydesigns.com) Scroll saw, wood working and painting patterns and surfaces. "Knowledge is Power"

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#7 posted 03-07-2011 02:03 PM

Hey Les, perfect work as always. Love the smalll details on this one, and the finish is awesome. One question…what is the piece in the corner with the tubes? Is that one of yours? Looks different in the pictures, and was wondering what it was for. Another fantastic Les project…love it :>)

-- Jim Hallada, Chesterfield, VA

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#8 posted 03-07-2011 03:24 PM

Wow, that is nuts, no wonder you’ve been working on this one house so long. if this is just the closet? : )
amazing as usual buddy!

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#9 posted 03-07-2011 04:17 PM

About what I expect from Les. A complete package . . . of Fantastic work!

-- Max the "night janitor" at www.hardwoodclocks.com

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#10 posted 03-07-2011 04:29 PM

Goodness gracious, I’m kind of at a loss for words. I can’t even imagine the planning & execution that went into this piece, one of the most ambitious I’ve seen in a long time. Really incredible.

-- My dad and I built a 65 chev pick up.I killed trannys in that thing for some reason-Hog

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#11 posted 03-07-2011 10:47 PM

Awesome work!

Thanks

-- She thought I hung the moon--now she just thinks I did it wrong

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Les Hastings

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#12 posted 03-08-2011 01:33 AM

Jim the wall with the tubes we didn’t make. Its a granite wall and I think the tubes are brass, I didn’t look at it to close. Anyway that is a walk in shower between the two vanities. I think there is glass going on top of the wall. The pulls and stuff came in while I was there Friday for this area. The hardware costs almost as much as my house, really!

I don’t do this all alone we have some awesome builders and finishers that work there. Four builders including myself and two finishers

Thanks to everyone for your kind comments!!

-- Les, Wichita, Ks. (I'd rather be covered in saw dust!)

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