dresser for son greene & greene design

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Project by david38 posted 06-01-2015 10:21 PM 1411 views 3 times favorited 9 comments Add to Favorites Watch

As you all know i like greene & greene style. Made from walnut,butternut.maple, red oak and sassafras.Made the center compartment to hang jewelry on pull out rods. Made one side of drawers dovetails i think it looks better.

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#1 posted 06-01-2015 11:51 PM

Very nice! I’m sure your son will get a lot of good use from it!

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

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#2 posted 06-02-2015 12:02 AM

very nice.
interesting case design. how are the verticals joined to the horizontals? Are the verticals continuous?

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#3 posted 06-02-2015 12:19 AM

shandj64 the verticals are one piece and are slotted and the the horizontals fit the slots wrap around.

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#4 posted 06-02-2015 01:41 AM

I know you went Greene & Greene ,but I see Art Deco?

If he doesn’t appreciate it I’ll give you an adress where to send it! A wow piece!

-- Cau Haus Designs, Thomas J. Tieffenbacher

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#5 posted 06-02-2015 05:44 AM

as always david, you have made a beautiful piece that will be an heirloom piece for your family, this one is amazing, the walnut and butternut mixture is so complimentry to one another, great contrast, i think the drawer knobs make it look on art deco side…you might consider changing those in order to have it more green and green, if you want an expert opinion, then ask darrell peart, here is his link, just trying to be helpful if you want to just ask him, he is the G and G expert..

-- GRIZZMAN ...[''''']

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#6 posted 06-02-2015 03:29 PM

Wow! Very nice work

-- Just trying to build something beautiful

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#7 posted 06-03-2015 12:21 PM

Whether G&G or Art Deco, this is a beautiful piece!

-- Kenny, SW VA, Go Hokies!!!

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#8 posted 06-03-2015 07:03 PM

Well, that just looks FANTASTIC!! Great job. I agree with you on the dovetails.

-- When it feels like a job, it isn't a hobby anymore.

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#9 posted 09-13-2015 11:17 PM

Stunning! What amazing craftsmanship!! :D

-- The only difference between try and triumph is a little umph... and many a splinter in the hands! ;)

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