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Small Shaker Table

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Project by DohBoy posted 08-22-2014 08:15 PM 858 views 0 times favorited 1 comment Add to Favorites Watch

Top is some resawn 8/4 cherry for bookmatch (center and outer two pieces) and base is poplar. Black milk paint for the base with a waterborne flat poly to seal it up. Minwax tung oil finish for the top with a coupla coats of wax. Really do like that “tung” oil finish but I really don’t think there’s any tung oil in it ;)

I like the contrast between the highly polished wood and the roughness of the milk paint.

Used pocket hole joinery for the base. This was a very easy and fun project.

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





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#1 posted 08-23-2014 03:12 AM

Looks great! I love the simplicity of Shaker style furniture. Great job!

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