Painted Bookcase

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Project by ryanlbowen posted 04-16-2015 09:39 PM 1428 views 4 times favorited 4 comments Add to Favorites Watch

I couldn’t stand looking at our college-days Ikea bookcase any longer, so I dove into my first furniture build. The face frame is glued and tacked in under the molding. Wife wanted it painted, so painted it is.

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#1 posted 04-17-2015 02:05 PM

very classic design.. nicely done.

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#2 posted 04-17-2015 04:56 PM

This turned out nicely.

helluvawreck aka Charles

-- If a man does not keep pace with his companions, perhaps it is because he hears a different drummer. Let him step to the music which he hears, however measured or far away. Henry David Thoreau

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#3 posted 04-17-2015 08:20 PM

Painted? Well SWMBO rules my house too.
The crown and base really look good on this piece. nice job.

-- Grumpy old guy, and lookin' good Doin' it. ... Surprise Az.

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#4 posted 04-17-2015 11:34 PM

perfect! nice job

-- Greg Simon

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