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Entryway Arts & Crafts Mirror & Storage Bench #6: Progress Notes & Grand Finale

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Blog entry by Steve Erwin posted 09-14-2013 06:15 PM 958 reads 0 times favorited 1 comment Add to Favorites Watch
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Sorry for dropping this project blog. Life got busy and I wasn’t able to keep posting blog entries here on LumberJocks, but here are the highlights from the posts on my personal site. It’s done! :D

I had a few delays

I paused the project to figure out a finishing formula

Quadrilinear Legs, Bookmatched Panels, Arcs, Frame & Panel Progress

Made my own scratch stock

Ran into trouble resawing for a bookmatched bench lid

Another delay

Scratch beading, floor boards, and the worst possible thing that could have happened.

Delay so I can order more lumber, make a new bench lid

Butterfly Inlay by hand

Yet another mishap

Handcut Dovetails for the Sliding Till

Applying the Finish, Glue-up not pictured.

Attaching the Hardware

And finally... the project is complete.

-- I've been creating problems to solve since I was born.



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#1 posted 09-14-2013 09:19 PM

Very nice work! Thanks for sharing.

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