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Cherry Stand

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Project by Bsmith posted 11-07-2014 11:58 PM 1444 views 3 times favorited 8 comments Add to Favorites Watch

Here’s a cherry stand I made for the mother-in-law. She wanted something to set on and put her shoes on when she came in from outside. I like the looks of cherry, but it was a challenge to work with. Burning and not very forgiving on little errors. I did get to try a new finish technic that I read about here. BLO then next day brush on shellac. I’ve always tried to let the BLO dry for a week or so, but this way worked great too. Thanks for looking.
Bryan

-- Bryan





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woodrookieII

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#1 posted 11-08-2014 02:10 AM

Very nice. Cherry is so fine.

......rookieII

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NormG

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#2 posted 11-08-2014 02:39 AM

Love the details and dovetail

-- Norman - I never never make a mistake, I just change the design.

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#3 posted 11-08-2014 02:53 AM

Very Nice, cherry does give you that warm and fuzzy feeling…..

-- What we do in life will Echo through Eternity........

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gsimon

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#4 posted 11-08-2014 01:08 PM

looks like you figured out how to deal with cherry for sure – great little project

-- Greg Simon

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#5 posted 11-08-2014 06:18 PM

Great work and great project.

-- Drew -- "The greatest wealth is health".

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Oaker

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#6 posted 11-08-2014 06:22 PM

Love the Cherry. Great work. How do you do the bead detail? Thanks.

-- Larry - Illinois

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Bsmith

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#7 posted 11-09-2014 03:33 AM

Thanks for the kind words. This was a fun project. Oaker, I did the beading with my new (old) Stanley 45 combination plane. Thanks again.

-- Bryan

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B

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#8 posted 11-09-2014 05:26 PM

Very nicely done,good clean dovetails and cherry is a lovely wood.

-- A poor workman blames his tools. Mr.B, Ontario Canada - https://www.instagram.com/boysbeit/

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