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Project by Les Hastings posted 11-30-2008 06:27 PM 1730 views 8 times favorited 24 comments Add to Favorites Watch

This is for my newest Grand child. Addision Rose of Texas, born 11/6/08. Yea I know I’m just just a little late. Its made out of Walnut with UV Maple interiors. Solid maple drawer box’s with Blum motion under mount slides. The finish is die stain and laquer.

Thanks to my Daughter and Son-in-law for their love and understanding and most of all their patience (since I’m a little late). And a special thanks for my newest Grand Daughter, she’s a dandy!


Thanks for having a look!

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-- Les, Wichita, Ks. (I'd rather be covered in saw dust!)





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Critterman

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#1 posted 11-30-2008 06:31 PM

Absolutely gorgeous!! Your daughter/granddaughter are some lucky girls to have a guy like you. Perfect work like always. Way to go grandpa!

-- Jim Hallada, Chesterfield, VA

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lew

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#2 posted 11-30-2008 06:36 PM

It may have been late but it certainly was worth waiting for. This is absolutely gorgeous!

-- Lew- Time traveler. Purveyor of the Universe's finest custom rolling pins.

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Dennis Zongker

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#3 posted 11-30-2008 06:40 PM

Beautiful Job, Les,

-- Dennis Zongker

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kewald

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#4 posted 11-30-2008 07:09 PM

Amazing work!

-- Always do the Right Thing the Right Way the First Time - if you can figure out what that is! Ken, Spring Branch, TX

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#5 posted 11-30-2008 07:38 PM

Les, your craftsmanship is fantastic. I love the design and I’m sure your daughter does as well. Congratulations on your granddaughter.

Thanks for posting this.

-- Martin, Kansas

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kolwdwrkr

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#6 posted 11-30-2008 09:30 PM

This piece turned out brilliant! You did a great job. I look forward to seeing the crib. Everything except that big scratch in the bottom right corner is outstanding. J/K. Nice work.

-- ~ Inspiring those who inspire me ~

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Les Hastings

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#7 posted 11-30-2008 09:31 PM

We just got through loading them up and sending them on their way home. Now I need to get finish on the crib and get it hauled down there too.

Thanks to everyone!

-- Les, Wichita, Ks. (I'd rather be covered in saw dust!)

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isetegija

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#8 posted 11-30-2008 09:39 PM

This is magnificent work!
Thanks for an enjoyable experience.

-- Not my woodworking http://woodworkessence.com/

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Grumpy

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#9 posted 11-30-2008 10:06 PM

Excellent piece Les. Like the colouring.

-- Grumpy - "Always look on the bright side of life"- Monty Python

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trifern

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#10 posted 11-30-2008 10:08 PM

Absolutely gorgeous and destine to be an heirloom. Thanks for sharing.

-- My favorite piece is my last one, my best piece is my next one.

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#11 posted 11-30-2008 10:14 PM

Wow a nice job

-- Jim, Kentucky

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#12 posted 12-02-2008 01:32 AM

Another great job by the master himself. Les, you amaze me . A job well done. They’ll enjoy it for many years to come. Your granddaughter is a dandy.

-- Jerry--A man can never have enough tools or clamps

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Tim Dorcas

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#13 posted 12-02-2008 03:10 AM

I love this! Great job.

I looked up your workshop as well. What a great place to build things. I look forward to seeing more of your work.

Tim

-- www.craftedbytim.com - A Woodworking & Renovation Blog & www.craftedbytim.com - I make. You buy.

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BamaCummins

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#14 posted 12-02-2008 09:21 AM

Absolutely beautiful. One question, how many years have you devoted to woodworking to have such skills?

-- "I don't know, we haven't played Alabama yet." -- Vince Lombardi after being asked what it felt like to be the greatest football team in the world just after winning the '66 Super Bowl.

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Les Hastings

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#15 posted 12-02-2008 08:15 PM

Started when I was 12 Bama, I’ll be 50 soon.

Thanks again Guys!

-- Les, Wichita, Ks. (I'd rather be covered in saw dust!)

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