LumberJocks

Shaker Style Plant Stands Part 2

  • Advertise with us
Project by DohBoy posted 04-17-2014 06:18 PM 1382 views 2 times favorited 4 comments Add to Favorites Watch

As promised in part 1, here are two more shaker plant stands, these with shelves and inset apron (right term?). The original incarnation is shown at the left in the first picture. Left new stand is of white oak and the second pic shows the knot detail I included and filled with tinted epoxy. Repeated this with a sap pocket in the right new stand. The second is red oak.

-- I am an anal-retentive procrastinator. Is it a wonder my projects never get done?





4 comments so far

View Patrick's work shop's profile

Patrick's work shop

135 posts in 1075 days


#1 posted 04-17-2014 06:37 PM

Nice looking stands. Puting epoxy in the knott is a good idea.

-- Patrick's work shop

View Jim Jakosh's profile

Jim Jakosh

17199 posts in 2573 days


#2 posted 04-17-2014 06:56 PM

Very nice plant stands. I really like the long slim legs. Nice job on them!!!.................Jim

-- Jim Jakosh.....Practical Wood Products...........Learn something new every day!! Variety is the Spice of Life!!

View Don Johnson's profile

Don Johnson

652 posts in 2248 days


#3 posted 04-18-2014 10:47 AM

Nice job. In Victorian England these were sometimes called ‘whatnots’.

-- Don, Somerset UK, http://www.donjohnson24.co.uk

View crossfacecraddle's profile

crossfacecraddle

131 posts in 1079 days


#4 posted 04-20-2014 04:10 AM

Hope my wife doesn’t look at these pictures or else I will be making plant stands like yours

-- i love the smell of sawdust in the morning, it smells like victory. John

Have your say...

You must be signed in to post the comments.

DISCLAIMER: Any posts on LJ are posted by individuals acting in their own right and do not necessarily reflect the views of LJ. LJ will not be held liable for the actions of any user.

Latest Projects | Latest Blog Entries | Latest Forum Topics

HomeRefurbers.com