Country Kitchen Island - Honey Do Project

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Project by TobiasZA posted 09-08-2014 05:52 AM 1278 views 5 times favorited 5 comments Add to Favorites Watch

Poplar base and Bubinga top. Lower shelf takes two wicker baskets. Base painted with milk paint.

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#1 posted 09-08-2014 12:23 PM

Love it. I am a big teal fan myself.

-- Alex

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#2 posted 09-08-2014 01:40 PM

Very nice. Whats the finish on the top?

-- Ron, Montana

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#3 posted 09-08-2014 03:26 PM

Thanks very much Alex

Teal is such a gentle colour.

Take care

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#4 posted 09-08-2014 03:29 PM

Hi Ron,

The finish on the top is a South African product called Woodoc. I sealed the top all all round with 5 coats of nitrocellulose sanding sealer and the 6 coats of Woodoc 10 polywax varnish, rubbed down between coats with Liberon 0000 steel wool.

The a couple of coats of paste wax.


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#5 posted 09-08-2014 03:30 PM

I really like that look. Kind of unexpected.

-- "Man is the only animal which devours his own, for I can apply no milder term to the general prey of the rich on the poor." ~Thomas Jefferson

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