Like most on this site I prefer to make rather than buy furniture but sometimes money and time constraints force compromise. When our weekend “cosmetic” update of the guest bathroom turned into much more ( the only item not replaced wa...
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|commented on||Kitchen Cabinets - Build and Install||09-25-2016 09:26 AM|
|commented on||Father & Son Workbenches||09-16-2016 09:49 AM|
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|commented on||workbench from construction lumber||09-10-2016 08:28 PM|
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|commented on||Federal inspired end table||08-30-2016 02:10 AM|
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Completed the final sanding this weekend and applied the finish. I used a 1 pound cut of shellac as a sanding sealer followed by four coats of polyurethane. I will let the Poly harden for a week or two and rub the finish out to a high glos...
Finished making the last of the parts this weekend and got everything put together. Added the booster step and ears made from the same ambrosia maple as the rockers. The mane and tail trim pieces came from some cherry I had left over from anot...
I made some progress today. I finished shaping the saddle, made the handles and sanded the horse body and legs as well as parts for the rocker. After sanding I put together the horse and rockers but I have not attached the horse to the rockers yet...
Did not get as much done as I had planned this past weekend. I work in an open garage and the 105 degree F temperatures slowed my progress. I did pick up more walnut and made another saddle for the horse. I also rounded over all the edges with a r...