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Project by hoss12992 posted 05-08-2014 07:36 AM 997 views 1 time favorited 16 comments Add to Favorites Watch

These are some really simple log tables that we made and have been a huge hit with customers. My wife is the artist of the family and does the amazing paintings on some of our stuff. We framed out the table top with some old barn wood, and the customer wanted log legs incorporated into it. The table tops are scrap plywood. These tables are 36” long, 16” wide and 16” tall.

-- The Old Rednek Workshop https://www.facebook.com/theoldrednekworkshoptn





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Monte Pittman

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#1 posted 05-08-2014 07:46 AM

Very nice work. Tell your wife as well. Great painting.

-- Mother Nature created it, I just assemble it.

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lightcs1776

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#2 posted 05-08-2014 10:23 AM

She is very talented. The fall scenes are great.

-- Chris ** If there must be trouble, let it be in my day, that my child may have peace. — Tom Paine **

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Eric in central Florida

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#3 posted 05-08-2014 11:16 AM

Dang if those aren’t the prettiest things I’ve seen on here lately.
I wish I could paint half that good.
Your woodworking skills are complimented by your wife’s excellent painting talent my friend.
I can see those selling as fast as you can make them.
Very nice work buddy.

-- All glory comes from daring to begin.

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bowtie

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#4 posted 05-08-2014 11:21 AM

man these are Beautiful!

-- bowtie,.....jus passin thru.... cccedar.com

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#5 posted 05-08-2014 11:40 AM

It’s beautiful.Hand your health

-- kani https://plus.google.com/u/0/111789547370010089529/photos

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doubleDD

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#6 posted 05-08-2014 12:27 PM

This is something you don’t see everyday. A great idea and a job well done. Tell your wife I couldn’t paint near that good even if it were by number. I can see these being really popular.

-- --Dave, Downers Grove, Il. When you run out of ideas, start building your dreams

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johnhutchinson

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#7 posted 05-08-2014 01:18 PM

You’re quite the team !!! But I suppose you know that already. :)

-- John - Central Ohio - "too much is never enough"

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harveysoriginals

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#8 posted 05-08-2014 02:57 PM

These are truly superb!
With artwork like that, you should sell plenty!
Got to give credit to the better half though! I bet that painting took longer than the build!

-- The most dangerous tool in my shop is the one I am currently using! Harvey

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Todd Barrone

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#9 posted 05-08-2014 03:01 PM

That is such a neat idea, nice work.

-- "The Cedar King" https://www.facebook.com/BarroneContracting

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#10 posted 05-08-2014 04:02 PM

Your wife is very talented, as are you. Beautiful yet simple, great job by both of you. Are the legs locust?

-- Mike The Termite ~~~~~ Working safely may get old, but so do those who practice it.

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#11 posted 05-08-2014 04:25 PM

It’s going to be very hard to hang those paintings with those long stand offs on the back! chuckle

Those are just beautiful and would be perfect for a rustic cabin or a “man cave”.

-- "I never met a board I didn't like!"

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#12 posted 05-08-2014 08:11 PM

Excitingly unusual I find these to be quite a welcome departure from the norm.Well done to you both.Very nice workmanship and workwomanship LOL They have a truly old American feel to them. Alistair

-- excuse my typing as I have a form of parkinsons disease

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Hawaiilad

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#13 posted 05-08-2014 08:22 PM

What a great team…great building and beautiful painting. It works the same way in our house. I showed your tables to my wife and she liked them as well….reminding me we used to make allot of Country furniture where she painted…she said to tell your wife instead of painting on wood, she should paint on canvas. My wife changed over years ago and they do sell well for her.

-- Larry in sunny and warm Hawaii,

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#14 posted 05-08-2014 10:09 PM

That is such a nice idea and I hope the paintings are well protected .
Beautiful !!!

-- Kiefer 松

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#15 posted 05-08-2014 10:46 PM

Your wife is a talented artist! The tables look great and the artwork is spectacular. Well done – both of you.

-- Bill - "Suit yourself and let the rest be pleased." http://www.cajunpen.com/

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