Shaker Hall Table in Cherry

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Project by Andy Brownell posted 1749 days ago 2451 views 1 time favorited 11 comments Add to Favorites Watch

This is my second furniture project. I made this in 1997 as a class project with Jeff Miller (J. Miller Handcrafted Furniture) over a weekend. It is a basic mortise and tenon joinery table made from cherry. It measures 29” tall x 14” deep x 42” wide. Upon completion, I gifted this project to my sister as a house warming gift when they moved into their new home.

-- Andy Brownell

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#1 posted 1749 days ago

I like that style well done.

-- All bleeding will eventually stop.

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#2 posted 1749 days ago

Beautiful cherry, love the build, looks shaker style.

-- (You just have to please the man in the Mirror) Mike from Michigan -

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#3 posted 1749 days ago

Absolutely Gorgeous!!

I think you have captured the Shaker style perfectly!

-- Lew- Time traveler. Purveyor of the Universe's finest custom rolling pins.

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#4 posted 1749 days ago

very fine table clean lines and delicate feel.

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#5 posted 1749 days ago

Nice table.

-- Mike ...Success is often the result of taking a misstep in the right direction

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#6 posted 1749 days ago

Very nice table. I love the design.

-- I've been blessed with a father who liked to tinker in wood, and a wife who lets me tinker in wood. Southern Delaware †

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#7 posted 1748 days ago

Good Design. That’s my favorite.

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#8 posted 1748 days ago

Andy, as I have said before, you got my attention with both the design and the wood on this project. It looks really good and I am sure your sister enjoyed receiving it.

You did a nice job on the table’s construction and it was a nice gesture to present it as a gift.

-- Challenges are what make life interesting; overcoming them is what makes life meaningful- Joshua Marine

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#10 posted 1647 days ago

Beautiful hall table.

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#11 posted 1321 days ago

This turned out great, i like the slim legs.

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