LumberJocks

Kape-lipit (table for two)

  • Advertise with us
Project by Benji Reyes posted 09-30-2015 07:13 AM 3227 views 15 times favorited 37 comments Add to Favorites Watch

Good day fellow LJs,

It’s been a while since I posted a project and I just wanted to share with you guys this new piece I designed. This table literally has a twist in it. The main post is band sawn and sculpted from molave. The base is ipil and so is the top which measures 32” in diameter. It will sit alone in a tea room with two of my chairs. I think the twisted leg is enough to make it the focal point of the room. All woods used here are reclaimed as with all my projects. Your questions and comments are most welcome.

Thanks for viewing,
Benji

-- Benji Reyes, Antipolo, Philippines, http://www.facebook.com/pages/Benji-Reyes/88321902103?ref=ts





37 comments so far

View Mark Wilson's profile

Mark Wilson

1837 posts in 571 days


#1 posted 09-30-2015 07:31 AM

Your mind is an amazing place, Benji. Thanks you for letting me romp around in it.

-- Mark

View Hawaiilad's profile

Hawaiilad

2928 posts in 2529 days


#2 posted 09-30-2015 07:50 AM

Yes, I agree, that table will really stand out in the room….Great job on the build

-- Larry in Hawaii,

View hoss12992's profile

hoss12992

3839 posts in 1401 days


#3 posted 09-30-2015 08:32 AM

Absolutely amazing

-- The Old Rednek Workshop https://www.facebook.com/theoldrednekworkshoptn

View mikeacg's profile

mikeacg

183 posts in 565 days


#4 posted 09-30-2015 10:48 AM

Beautiful table! I love the variety of pieces you have shared!

-- Mike, A Yooper with a drawl, http://www.artcentergraphics.com

View mahdee's profile

mahdee

3591 posts in 1276 days


#5 posted 09-30-2015 10:57 AM

Twisted as a politician but with a much better outcome. Looks great. Nice design.

-- earthartandfoods.com

View bondogaposis's profile

bondogaposis

4111 posts in 1859 days


#6 posted 09-30-2015 12:23 PM

That is very nice.

-- Bondo Gaposis

View Andy's profile

Andy

1652 posts in 3416 days


#7 posted 09-30-2015 12:35 PM

When I see your work Benji, the same question comes to mind “how did he do that?”
Amazing work, the woods, the design, and the craftsmanship are all in balance.
Outstanding!

-- If I can do it, so can you.

View thecarpentershands's profile

thecarpentershands

80 posts in 1705 days


#8 posted 09-30-2015 01:02 PM

Incredible work as always. Bravo.

View stevo_wis's profile

stevo_wis

125 posts in 2535 days


#9 posted 09-30-2015 01:36 PM

Outstanding!

-- Stevo

View a1Jim's profile

a1Jim

115350 posts in 3085 days


#10 posted 09-30-2015 01:56 PM

Another unique and amazing design and build,fantastic table Benji.

-- http://artisticwoodstudio.com Custom furniture

View dbray45's profile

dbray45

3220 posts in 2285 days


#11 posted 09-30-2015 01:58 PM

Great job!

-- David in Damascus, MD

View Shuja's profile

Shuja

270 posts in 1074 days


#12 posted 09-30-2015 02:30 PM

There was a twisted man
With twisted leg
He jumped over a twisted table
He found a twisted crown
He bought a …...........
You are not wood worker

YOU AARREE A REAL ARTIST

-- shuja

View  woodshaver (Tony)  's profile

woodshaver (Tony)

4196 posts in 2861 days


#13 posted 09-30-2015 02:37 PM

My mind is in a whirl just wondering how you made the twist in that beautiful amazing table.

-- Tony C UAW, St Augustine FL, My high school shop teacher said "You can do it"... Now I can't stop!

View Roman - THE BOOTMAN's profile

Roman - THE BOOTMAN

813 posts in 2194 days


#14 posted 09-30-2015 02:44 PM

I like how you connected the foot surfaces with the pedestal surfaces. A nice even flow visually! Well done! Roman

-- Roman:... These Boots Were Made For 'Talkin'!

View gbear's profile

gbear

492 posts in 3607 days


#15 posted 09-30-2015 03:28 PM

I twist I had 1/10 of your talent…everything about this table is outstanding!!! I have a special spot for it
in my house if you tire of it!!

-- gbear, Carmichael, CA

showing 1 through 15 of 37 comments

Have your say...

You must be signed in to post the comments.

DISCLAIMER: Any posts on LJ are posted by individuals acting in their own right and do not necessarily reflect the views of LJ. LJ will not be held liable for the actions of any user.

Latest Projects | Latest Blog Entries | Latest Forum Topics

HomeRefurbers.com