|Project by bondogaposis||posted 06-11-2014 07:41 PM||1088 views||5 times favorited||12 comments|
I haven’t posted a project in a while, so here goes. This is a Greene and Greene reproduction of a medicine cabinet from the Gamble House. Plans are in Classic Arts and Crafts Furniture by Bob Lang. This was a perfect project for the half bathroom in my house that lacks a little shelving. The wood is cherry w/ quilted big leaf maple for the door panels. It was a pretty straight forward project except for the door panels. When I was getting the panels down to 1/4” thickness the tear-out was terrible. I was even getting micro tear-out using a freshly sharpened card scraper. That was a first. Finally I realized planing was out, I had to go straight from the bandsaw to sanding. It was lot of work but the figure is amazing and I’m glad I took the time. Thanks for looking.
-- Bondo Gaposis