or Join Now!
One of my first projects…
Wood: Red OakFinish: Stain/Poly Satin
-- Brian, Pelham, AL
home | projects | blog
90 posts in 3097 days
Preview this project card
90 posts in 3109 days
#1 posted 04-11-2007 03:35 PM
-- ShawnH "In matters of style, swim with the current. In matters of principle, stand like a rock." Thomas Jefferson
4474 posts in 3111 days
#2 posted 04-11-2007 03:44 PM
I agree with Shawn: Great job. Did you use a pattern? It’ll certainly last a long time.
-- Carpe Lignum; Tornare Lignum (Seize the wood, to Turn the wood)
#3 posted 04-11-2007 04:02 PM
Thanks all… I took it from several designs and used mortise and tenon jointery… I think it can take a bomb blast! haha
Todd A. Clippinger
8800 posts in 3133 days
#4 posted 04-11-2007 04:13 PM
Nice work. The craftsman and shaker styles are great to cut your teeth on. Straight forward work with a timeless design. Good job.
-- Todd A. Clippinger, Montana, http://americancraftsmanworkshop.com
16090 posts in 3252 days
#5 posted 04-11-2007 04:35 PM
I’ve got a perfect spot for two of these in maple. Thanks for the inspitation. Nice work!
-- Charlie M. "Woodworking - patience = firewood"
2579 posts in 3195 days
#6 posted 04-11-2007 04:50 PM
Nice job Brian. It looks like you have an entry for the Thorsen Table challenge. I was thinking of making mine with a similar look.
-- Bill, Turlock California, http://www.brookswoodworks.com
18615 posts in 3194 days
#7 posted 04-11-2007 04:50 PM
such clean lines to match the strength of the piece and the wood. Very nice
-- ~ Debbie, Canada (https://www.facebook.com/DebbiePribeleENJOConsultant)
#8 posted 04-11-2007 04:51 PM
Did you make the table top from solid wood, or use plywood?
#9 posted 04-11-2007 05:07 PM
Thanks again all! I didn’t think about entering that piece to the contest though – think I should?
Bill: the entire piece is solid wood (top included). I glued the top up from 3 pieces.
#10 posted 04-11-2007 05:15 PM
re: table challenge—this looks like a table to me!
#11 posted 04-11-2007 05:34 PM
I just entered it – thanks for the inspiration Deb! I guess you can only enter one?
#12 posted 04-11-2007 07:00 PM
I think it is limited to one for the official challenge but you can show us as many as you’d like!!
178 posts in 3115 days
#13 posted 04-12-2007 12:09 AM
very nice work!
-- "What one can make with good tools is limited only by one's talent" (firstname.lastname@example.org)
#14 posted 04-12-2007 02:06 AM
looks very nice, i love the look of mission style furniture! great work!
1970 posts in 3172 days
#15 posted 05-05-2007 08:09 AM
View all comments »
showing 1 through 15 of 16 comments
Go to Pulse page »
©2015 Verticalscope Inc. All Rights Reserved. |
Terms of Service
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