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Project by AndyPitts posted 06-15-2015 11:40 AM 1981 views 17 times favorited 23 comments Add to Favorites Watch

I designed this piece (in conjunction with my client, as is my practice) to go in a dining room. It was a great exercise in bent laminating and veneering, plus a chance to show some great bookmatched quilted bigleaf maple planks. I designed this on DesignCAD, which helped me visualize the actual piece with all the curves. Here’s a playlist of videos showing how the piece was built. The cover photo on the first video shows the rendering from DesignCAD that I was able to show my client before I started building: https://www.youtube.com/playlist?list=PLqdY8AvFNy3vxSHpTTwsKUExxjihXfeeo


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Thanks for watching

-- Andy Pitts, Heathsville, Virginia, http://www.AndrewPittsFurnitureMaker.com, YouTube AndyPitts1000





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Clint Searl

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#1 posted 06-15-2015 12:50 PM

Outstanding.

-- Clint Searl....Ya can no more do what ya don't know how than ya can git back from where ya ain't been

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#2 posted 06-15-2015 01:20 PM

Thanks Clint.

-- Andy Pitts, Heathsville, Virginia, http://www.AndrewPittsFurnitureMaker.com, YouTube AndyPitts1000

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#3 posted 06-15-2015 01:21 PM

graceful & elegant..great color combo too. Stunning

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#4 posted 06-15-2015 01:55 PM

You did a really fine job on this piece.

helluvawreck aka Charles
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-- 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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#5 posted 06-15-2015 02:03 PM

Beautiful piece Andy Love it.

-- http://artisticwoodstudio.com Custom furniture

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#6 posted 06-15-2015 03:15 PM

Andy, I love watching your videos! I have learned a lot from them and look forward to more. Great piece! Love the mantle that you made also!

-- Doug - Montgomery, Tx

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#7 posted 06-15-2015 03:43 PM

You do very nice work Andy.
Your years of experience certainly show.
Welcome to LJ and thanks for posting these lovely pieces.

-- Paul M ..............If God wanted us to have fiberglass boats he would have given us fibreglass trees. http://thecanadianschooloffrenchmarquetry.com/

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#8 posted 06-15-2015 04:42 PM

Wow, looks fantastic! Nice work.

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#9 posted 06-15-2015 05:02 PM

Thank you Michelle, Charles, Jim, Doug, Paul, and Packsaw. You guys are making me feel very welcome here.

Andy

-- Andy Pitts, Heathsville, Virginia, http://www.AndrewPittsFurnitureMaker.com, YouTube AndyPitts1000

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#10 posted 06-15-2015 06:37 PM

Simply amazing, such awesome grain patterns, love it

-- Wood and Glass they kick (well you know) Have a great day - Dug

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#11 posted 06-15-2015 07:07 PM

Where do you purchase that nice flame maple?

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#12 posted 06-15-2015 07:48 PM

Thanks Doug.

-- Andy Pitts, Heathsville, Virginia, http://www.AndrewPittsFurnitureMaker.com, YouTube AndyPitts1000

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#13 posted 06-15-2015 07:49 PM

I got the maple for the top at Northwest Timber: http://www.nwtimber.com/

-- Andy Pitts, Heathsville, Virginia, http://www.AndrewPittsFurnitureMaker.com, YouTube AndyPitts1000

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#14 posted 06-15-2015 11:55 PM

Andy, very nice. I like the way you used the nature figured woods to embellish the cabinet.

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#15 posted 06-16-2015 12:38 AM

love the lines and form on this piece

-- Greg Simon

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