Walnut Blanket Chest and Bench

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Project by Matthew posted 07-17-2014 12:02 AM 1220 views 2 times favorited 8 comments Add to Favorites Watch

Blanket chest and bench for the foot of the customer’s bed. The wood is walnut throughout, except for the bottom, which is stained Baltic birch ply.

Dimensions are about 40×16”

The finish is General Finishes Seal-a-Cell followed by 3 coats of Arm r Seal semi gloss.

Thanks for looking, comments and critique are appreciated.

-- Matthew, Columbia - South Carolina ----- Jesus was a carpenter...

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#1 posted 07-17-2014 12:04 AM

What’s there to critique? It’s fabulous

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#2 posted 07-17-2014 12:46 AM

WOW the grain pattern is awesome on this, I love the design too

-- Wood and Glass they kick (well you know) Have a great day - Dug

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#3 posted 07-17-2014 01:21 AM

That is an absolutely beautiful piece of craftsmanship!

-- VR, Richard "Fear is nothing more than a feeling. You feel hot. You feel hungry. You feel angry. You feel afraid. Fear can never kill you"--Remo Williams

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#4 posted 07-17-2014 11:25 AM

Thanks for the kind words

-- Matthew, Columbia - South Carolina ----- Jesus was a carpenter...

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#5 posted 07-17-2014 02:04 PM

nice job

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#6 posted 07-18-2014 12:32 AM

Very eye catching. Really nice job.

-- I measured once, cut twice, and its still too short...

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#7 posted 07-18-2014 04:26 PM

Really like the grain patterns. Thanks for sharing.

-- I have to remember this is a hobby..

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#8 posted 07-19-2014 11:46 AM

really nice job – the client will love it

-- Greg Simon

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