Kitchens #6: Installed At Last

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Yes it is finished and I have my shop back, but just for a short while. Monday my cabinet shop goes into full swing. I've held back while I built my house but the time has come to catch up with some bills.

Knotty Alder with a natural finish.

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#1 posted 2652 days ago

That is a very nice kitchen. I am getting ready to start mine this summer. Looks like we are adding cabinets and cutting a wall in half to make a breakfast bar.

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Dick, & Barb Cain

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#2 posted 2652 days ago

Very nice Dennis, I bet your wife is happy.
Those cabinets will last forever.
It would be nice to see a larger image. I resize my images, upload to 480 wide, & they fit perfect on LJ.

-- -** You are never to old to set another goal or to dream a new dream ****************** Dick, & Barb Cain, Hibbing, MN.

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#3 posted 2652 days ago

480? I go for 500 – do those hang over the right edge for anyone? I used to do 400

and now before I hijack this thread, Nice kitchen!

-- I am always doing what I cannot do yet, in order to learn how to do it. - Van Gogh -- --

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#4 posted 2652 days ago

nice kitchen Dennis, I just went through that I know what a pain it is. I pray your walls were straight. Keep in touch mike.

-- (You just have to please the man in the Mirror) Mike from Michigan -

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#5 posted 2652 days ago

Well done and it also appears to be the 1000th Blog entry. : ^ )

-- We must guard our enthusiasm as we would our life - James Krenov

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#6 posted 2652 days ago

Those are beautiful cabinets.

-- Jesus is Lord!

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#7 posted 2652 days ago

Very nice Dennis. I’ve got to start on my cabinets this summer.

-- I've been blessed with a father who liked to tinker in wood, and a wife who lets me tinker in wood. Southern Delaware †

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#8 posted 2652 days ago

Dennis -

Beautiful cabinets – I love the knotty alder.


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#9 posted 2652 days ago

Dennis, next time you are back east, I could use some help on my kitchen cabinets :-)

-- John

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#10 posted 2652 days ago

Looks Great Dennis!, Nice work! (as always)

-- The Gnarly Wood Shoppe

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-- You can discover more about a person in an hour of play than in a year of conversation. (Plato)

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#12 posted 2652 days ago

Dennis these a grand looking cabinets. Wonderful woodworking art.

-- Carpe Lignum; Tornare Lignum (Seize the wood, to Turn the wood)

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#13 posted 2652 days ago

Hi Dennis;
—-great looking cabinets there! I also visited your website again and saw the ‘meditation’ area where you have placed the ‘cabinet with a strong Asian influence’,—-great piece of ‘wood art’ there!

And then what a great piece you have there with the influence of ‘rustic’ that you have so successfully brought out in that “hutch’!

Great work!
Thank you!

-- --frank, NH,

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#14 posted 2652 days ago

beautiful (as is all of your work).
Hats off to you, again!!

-- ~ Debbie, Canada (

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dennis mitchell

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#15 posted 2652 days ago

1000th Blog…Far Out!
Thanks everyone!

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