Falling Water

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Project by Way7 posted 01-31-2009 05:32 AM 4205 views 24 times favorited 27 comments Add to Favorites Watch

Falling Water-
Natural maple slab top, sculpted, which originally had a pretty heinous knot on the right side. So I cut that out and fitted a stained glass piece in the leftover space. It fits in with the imagery that has carved “streams” in the top, leading to the glass “water” and down the legs…. or something like that. The base is ebonized mahogany. I tend to like understated design with more of a sculptural look to the finished design. The table is about 65” long and 30” high.

-- Mark Twain said it best, "There is no such thing as an accident but rather the unhappy confluence of poor decisions made by one or more parties."

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#1 posted 01-31-2009 05:45 AM

Beautiful. I like the design

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#2 posted 01-31-2009 06:00 AM

nice work … very original piece

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#3 posted 01-31-2009 06:05 AM

Extremely cool…thanks for sharing.

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#4 posted 01-31-2009 06:05 AM

I love this piece, very creative. Makes me jealous I didn’t do it.

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#5 posted 01-31-2009 06:23 AM

Stunning Work!

Good Luck in the contest.


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#6 posted 01-31-2009 07:04 AM

Beautiful piece!

Good luck in the contest.

Take care…Danette

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#7 posted 01-31-2009 07:22 AM

I agree it is beautiful.

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#8 posted 01-31-2009 09:27 AM

I’m trying to figure out how people are going to be judging the things put into these contests…this is a stunner.

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#9 posted 01-31-2009 01:15 PM

simply beautiful piece… it really looks great…...good job

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#10 posted 01-31-2009 02:03 PM

A beautiful creation!

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#11 posted 01-31-2009 04:19 PM

Absolutely beautiful. Glad to see you enter it into the contest. Good job and good luck.

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#12 posted 01-31-2009 04:22 PM

very unique, interesting and fun, beautiful, all that

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#13 posted 01-31-2009 05:04 PM

Very nice!!! I really like the Modern style.

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#14 posted 01-31-2009 05:53 PM

Wow. I really like the way that looks. Nice work.

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#15 posted 01-31-2009 07:34 PM

beautiful design.. nice curves

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