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Project by rosewood posted 04-25-2009 04:06 PM 1460 views 0 times favorited 9 comments Add to Favorites Watch

Its not done yet but i did polish it with tang oil to get figures.
i am going to put clear glass on its doors. and make two drawers with continous grain.

-- http://picasaweb.google.com/deniirawan66





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Chris

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#1 posted 04-25-2009 04:21 PM

Wow… I love it. I am a person that loves to see the contrasting sap and heart woods used in a project. I think it adds a dramatic effect that would be hard get get any other way….

-- "Everything that is great and inspiring is created by the individual who labors in freedom" -- Albert Einstein

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#2 posted 04-25-2009 04:55 PM

Beautiful!

-- masrol, kuala lumpur, MY.

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Tim Scoville

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#3 posted 04-25-2009 05:12 PM

Very nice piece. I have started to see sapwood furniture for sale around here, but not with quite the same contrast as yours. How do you deal with the the uneven drying between sap and heartwood when you make these pieces? Do you dry the rough lumber yourself? This has been an issue during my time in Cambodia.

Keep it up, I really like what you’re doing.

Tim

-- Tim S, WA

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#4 posted 04-25-2009 05:47 PM

nice job love that rosewood. Did anyone work out the shipping so we can buy some of your wood?

-- http://artisticwoodstudio.com Custom furniture

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#5 posted 04-25-2009 06:01 PM

What are the dimensions? Nice piece.

-- jack -- ...measure once, curse twice!

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rosewood

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#6 posted 04-25-2009 06:34 PM

*Yes i love to see both sap and heart woods are connected,
  • I does not has tobe in great design to make it beautiful, its already beautiful before i made it.
  • Its kiln dried, always start from low temperatur 20dC and rise up 10 every 1 weeks.
  • Yes, and i am still cutting some board for LJs and put them on my picasa, most of them are bookmatch.
  • Dimentions 48×89 x 100 inchi.

Rosewood.

-- http://picasaweb.google.com/deniirawan66

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#7 posted 04-25-2009 10:30 PM

Beautiful wood, you’ll have to post when all finished.

-- Dan Wiggins

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bibb

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#8 posted 04-26-2009 12:36 AM

Deni,
Another beautiful rosewood piece.
To all,
Deni is putting together the load for us. 6-8 weeks till delivery. Stay tuned

-- "Imagination is more important than knowledge" Bibb in CO at http://katanadesign.com

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#9 posted 04-26-2009 12:24 PM

that is beautiful!

-- ~ Debbie, Canada (https://www.facebook.com/DebbiePribeleENJOConsultant)

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