Our Front Entrance Door

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I have been enthralled by Greene & Greene especially since our fantastic visit to Pasadena in 2008 during Craftsman Weekend. The inspiration for our front door came from the screen door between the upstairs bedroom and sleeping porch in Gamble House.

-- Phil in British Columbia

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#1 posted 09-29-2014 02:49 PM

That’s a Great looking entrance.

Love the G&G ‘Cloud’ accents and the angles of the 6 lights makes it very unique.

Very well executed and a fine ‘Fit and Finish’.

Work Safely and have Fun. – Grandpa Len.

-- Mother Nature should be proud of what you've done with her tree. - Len ...just north of a stone's throw from the oHIo, river that is, in So. Indiana.

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#2 posted 09-29-2014 03:06 PM

I’ma G & G fan too,excellent work.

-- wood crafting & woodworking classes

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#3 posted 09-29-2014 03:20 PM

Love G & G… We live near there and love the Gamble house. Your door is beautiful. Well done.

-- Ken, "Everyday above ground is a good day!"

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Darrell Peart

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#4 posted 09-29-2014 04:28 PM

Very nice Phil!

-- Darrell Peart - Seattle - - author G&G Design Elements for the Workshop

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#5 posted 09-29-2014 06:13 PM

Outstanding! Great adaptation of G&G design and craftsmanship. Thanks for sharing.

-- John C. -- "Firearms are second only to the Constitution in importance; they are the peoples' liberty's teeth." George Washington

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#6 posted 09-29-2014 11:19 PM

The door came out really nice. We wouldn’t complain if you added some detail shots and close-ups.

-- Willie, Washington "If You Choose Not To Decide, You Still Have Made a Choice" - Rush

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#7 posted 09-30-2014 12:10 AM

Great looking front door! Lucky you, getting to tour the Gamble House—nice way to bring a piece of it to your house!

-- Dean -- "Don't give up the ship -- fight her 'till she sinks!" Capt James Lawrence USN

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#8 posted 09-30-2014 12:58 AM

Beautiful door, very inviting way to enter a home.

-- Paul--- Creativity is allowing yourself to make mistakes. Art is knowing which ones to keep. — Scott Adams

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#9 posted 09-30-2014 11:00 AM

Looks really nice. I like to see a picture from the outside at night with the lights on.


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#10 posted 09-30-2014 12:20 PM

Quite an undertaking. What a great way to come home to. Very nice.

-- Dan, Naperville IL, I.G.N.

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#11 posted 09-30-2014 02:02 PM

Thanks for the comments. I’ll try the outside night time shot. Actually there are no special details unlike the furniture I make following Darrel Peart’s course and books. The only difference between this and a traditional entrance door is the cloud lift and shape of the lites.

-- Phil in British Columbia

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#12 posted 09-30-2014 04:18 PM

This is something that I’ll need to do for my home some day. We could use a new front door.

Well done!

-- --Shafe

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