LumberJocks

Oak Childs Desks

  • Advertise with us
Project by dennis mitchell posted 12-23-2008 07:28 PM 1875 views 1 time favorited 12 comments Add to Favorites Watch

Most days I work non-rustic cabinetry. This is a pair of desks for the kids of a contractor I work with. Oak, laminate top, and kitchen cabinet hardware it is pretty much what you find in one of my kitchens. Just with legs. Not terribly expensive yet superior quality. Should last for generations. You will not find that at your local crappyfurnitureinabox store.





12 comments so far

View dennis mitchell's profile

dennis mitchell

3994 posts in 2971 days


#1 posted 12-23-2008 07:30 PM

...and no messy shop comments!

View lew's profile

lew

10034 posts in 2412 days


#2 posted 12-23-2008 07:31 PM

Gorgeous!!

Beautiful bench in the background, too!

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

View kolwdwrkr's profile

kolwdwrkr

2821 posts in 2247 days


#3 posted 12-23-2008 07:34 PM

Looks nice! I do have issues with the epoxy guides though, yucky. LOL

-- ~ Inspiring those who inspire me ~

View mtnwild's profile

mtnwild

3474 posts in 2184 days


#4 posted 12-23-2008 07:42 PM

You make it look easy, really professional work. Your right about years of use in those. Your shop looks great. Nicely lit, good room.

-- mtnwild (Jack), It's not what you see, it's how you see it.

View RusticElements's profile

RusticElements

167 posts in 2383 days


#5 posted 12-23-2008 08:04 PM

Not your usual style. Impressive that you can move from one style to another like that… and so well!

-- Michael R. Harvey - Brewster, NY - RusticElementArt.com - SpaceAware.org - AnConn.com

View Karson's profile

Karson

34878 posts in 3058 days


#6 posted 12-23-2008 10:28 PM

Dennis: No comments on your workshop. The output speaks for themselves.

A great job.

Merry Christmas.

-- I've been blessed with a father who liked to tinker in wood, and a wife who lets me tinker in wood. Southern Delaware karson_morrison@bigfoot.com †

View Max's profile (online now)

Max

55961 posts in 2930 days


#7 posted 12-23-2008 11:33 PM

Nice looking desks, as is all of your work. I to won’t make any comments on your workshop….

-- Max "Desperado", Salt Lake City, UT

View dennis mitchell's profile

dennis mitchell

3994 posts in 2971 days


#8 posted 12-24-2008 12:03 AM

kolwdwrkr…hay those are the best $1.99 slides money can buy!

View TomK 's profile

TomK

504 posts in 2532 days


#9 posted 12-24-2008 12:20 AM

Great looking desks, and the laminate tops are a good idea for a student desk. As far as the messy shop…..... Your shop looks pristine compare to mine at least right now!

-- If you think healthcare is expensive now, wait until it's free! PJ O'Rourke

View TreeBones's profile

TreeBones

1823 posts in 2680 days


#10 posted 12-24-2008 08:05 AM

Very nice. Looks to be first class!

-- Ron, Twain Harte, Ca. Portable on site Sawmill Service http://westcoastlands.net/Sawmill.html http://westcoastlands.net/SawBucks2/phpBB3 http://www.portablesawmill.info

View Diane's profile

Diane

546 posts in 2780 days


#11 posted 12-26-2008 01:55 PM

Very nice pieces you did a great job. I would love these in my home for sure.

Diane

View mrtrim's profile

mrtrim

1696 posts in 2537 days


#12 posted 12-26-2008 03:00 PM

great looking desks dennis .

Have your say...

You must be signed in to post the comments.

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

HomeRefurbers.com

Latest Projects | Latest Blog Entries | Latest Forum Topics

GardenTenders.com :: gardening showcase