My Wifes Craft Room

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Project by TexasBlanks posted 01-17-2015 11:21 AM 3509 views 19 times favorited 29 comments Add to Favorites Watch

The craft room I built for my wife. All cabinets built from scratch and painted with a glaze over paint. Lots and lots of drawers. This build was a process of about 3 months start to finish. I really enjoyed doing it and got to buy a lot of new cool tools and gadgets in the process. I cut everything with my INCRA TS/LS tablesaw system and I absolutely love it.

-- Wayne Ryan, Texas Blanks, Blanks

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#1 posted 01-17-2015 11:25 AM

Excellent! I hope one day I’m able to give my wife such a lovely gift.

-- Support woodworking hand models. Buy me a sawstop.

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#2 posted 01-17-2015 11:43 AM

Holy Smokes…..JoAnne’s and Michael’s must be jealous. A complete and impressive job Wayne. I must make sure my wife doesn’t see this or I am doomed. The spare bedroom is in danger if she see’s your beautiful work.

-- DonB

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#3 posted 01-17-2015 01:31 PM

Built something for the wife to get lots of new tools.
I see what you did there. Nice work!

-- Eric - Black Hawk, Colorado

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#4 posted 01-17-2015 02:18 PM

Wow, what a great work area and it is so inviting. She is a luck lady to have a husband willing to build such an inspiring and practical craft room. What type of wood did you use? Well done!

-- Ron, Eugene, OR, "Curiosity is a terrible thing to waste."

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#5 posted 01-17-2015 02:27 PM

One word Wayne, WOW !

-- Glen, B.C. Canada

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#6 posted 01-17-2015 02:46 PM

WOW. I should do something like this for all my wife’s quilting stuff.

-- Random Orbital Nailer

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#7 posted 01-17-2015 04:35 PM

Wow. Just wow. Very impressive!

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#8 posted 01-17-2015 04:37 PM

wow.. upstages most kitchens! – nice work and way to go to get some more tools :)

-- Greg Simon

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#9 posted 01-17-2015 05:36 PM

Fantastic. I think I see a plotter under the cover…hope she makes you a few stencils ;-) Really nice work area for her.

-- When All Else Fails ... Hit Delete

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#10 posted 01-17-2015 06:53 PM

Absolutely awesome. Im sure your wife is one happy lady, and that makes for a happy home. If mama aint happy, aint nobody happy! Great job

-- The Old Rednek Workshop

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#11 posted 01-17-2015 07:11 PM

Actually it could have been much better designed ,and also the colour is very old fashioned, and just too crammed into a small space with—————————LOL Just kidding this is really nice you can stop hating me now LOL really lovely wokmanship.I bet your wife is more than pleased with it.Alistair

-- excuse my typing as I have a form of parkinsons disease

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#12 posted 01-17-2015 09:12 PM

Very nice Wayne! I’m sure she loves crafting now and can find everything in a matter of moments :) I better not let my SO see this – or she’ll want something similar :D

-- Beka/Becky - aspiring jill of all trades, still learning to not read the directions.

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#13 posted 01-17-2015 10:03 PM

Man, that is beautiful.

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#14 posted 01-17-2015 11:21 PM

That is very impressive! Your wife is just going to love this room!

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

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#15 posted 01-17-2015 11:45 PM

You just proved the saying, “Everything is bigger and better in Texas!”
You did it up well.
Nice work!
It’s great that you got new toys for your efforts.

-- Christian, Husband, Grandpa, Salesman, amateur Woodworker.

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