primitive cupboard

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Project by distrbd posted 09-21-2015 09:52 PM 1186 views 3 times favorited 5 comments Add to Favorites Watch

I had some old Pine boards that were used as bookshelves by the previous owner,the reason I bought them was the Amber color finish on them, so I decided to use some of the boards to build a primitive style cupboard.

This was my very first attempt at using Aniline dye, chose Russet Amber aniline so it would be almost like the original finish which I really liked.
For the doors I used Pine Wainscoting bought from home depot,in Rail $stile frames.
Thank you for looking.

-- Ken from Ontario, Canada

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#1 posted 09-21-2015 11:10 PM

Wow Ken. That looks beautiful. Great job.


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#2 posted 09-21-2015 11:45 PM

I like it! You succeeded in making it look like an antique.

-- " I'll try to be nicer, if you'll try to be smarter" gfadvm

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#3 posted 09-22-2015 01:48 AM

Very nice job. It looks great.

-- Joe - - Don't be pessimistic, it never works works anyway.

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#4 posted 09-22-2015 01:45 PM

That is a great looking cupboard. Nice to see re-used material in some of it.

-- "My mission in life - make everyone smile !"

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#5 posted 09-24-2015 01:48 PM

Gr8 way to recycle

-- Roger from KY. Work/Play/Travel Safe. Keep your dust collector fed.

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