LumberJocks

17 years of progress- Finished

  • Advertise with us
Project by WildWoodMan posted 07-23-2014 08:47 AM 713 views 0 times favorited 3 comments Add to Favorites Watch
17 years of progress- Finished
17 years of progress- Finished No picture No picture No picture No picture No picture
Zoom Pictures

I started this project at New Vitae/ Limeport PA in 1996, I think the wood was Maple, not sure about the corner molding, I used a router the groves to put the shelves, I also used small pieces of wood, for support in the corners. I used cherry stain, but due to a pick-line in my left arm, due to Lyme. I was no loner able to finish the project.
17 year later, I bought some Poly and put 3 coats to finally finish the Wild Wood Plant Shelf.

-- Wildman, PA, http://www.lumberjocks.com/WildWoodMan.com





3 comments so far

View nonickswood's profile

nonickswood

411 posts in 1073 days


#1 posted 07-23-2014 10:06 AM

I must say that 17 yrs. is a long time to let your Cherry stain dry.
Glad you finally got it finished, it looks Great and like it belongs on that wall.
Nice Job!!

-- Nick, Virginia, http://www.etsy.com/shop/NONICKSWOOD

View WildWoodMan's profile

WildWoodMan

20 posts in 95 days


#2 posted 07-25-2014 02:01 AM

hey nonickswooks. yes 17yrs does seems like a long time for my Cherry stain to dry, strange thing is I am still trying to figure out how the shelf stayed with me during the 17yrs,moving etc., in 02’ had THR, then again in 13’.
Since I was not able to do much this past year, I figured it was about time I finished the shelf, it looks 100%
different/ better then just plain Cherry stain. Yes I agree it belongs on that wall.
I do not know if you/ anyone else noticed there is a piece of drift wood top shelf
(with stone embedded- not seen).
I will try to take photograph of the driftwood with natural stone embedded.

-- Wildman, PA, http://www.lumberjocks.com/WildWoodMan.com

View TheFridge's profile

TheFridge

899 posts in 172 days


#3 posted 07-25-2014 02:12 AM

Excellent bud, good for you.

-- "We build our workshops. Then we enjoy the fruits of our labor by laboring for more fruits." - Me

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

Latest Projects | Latest Blog Entries | Latest Forum Topics

GardenTenders.com :: gardening showcase