LumberJocks

Arts and Crafts table

  • Advertise with us
Project by Wingnut posted 07-09-2007 11:25 PM 1199 views 3 times favorited 10 comments Add to Favorites Watch

Greetings all…after a lot of friendly encouragement from Dorje here is the finished side table he and I built last winter/spring. It all quarter sawed white oak. It was a great learning experience! I start milling lumber for a sideboard this week…

-- Wingnut





10 comments so far

View Don's profile

Don

2603 posts in 3146 days


#1 posted 07-09-2007 11:58 PM

Very nice!

-- CanuckDon "I just love small wooden boxes!" http://www.dpb-photos.com/

View Max's profile

Max

55981 posts in 3242 days


#2 posted 07-10-2007 12:11 AM

Nice table, the quarter-sawn white oak has a lot of rays in it. Looks really great… Like the dog also. I take it he was yawning and not sticking his or her tongue out at you!!!!!!!

-- Max "Desperado", Salt Lake City, UT

View Dorje's profile

Dorje

1763 posts in 2966 days


#3 posted 07-10-2007 01:11 AM

Wingnut – beautiful table! You sure chose such a nice design…

Let’s get crackin’ on that sideboard now!

-- Dorje (pronounced "door-jay"), Seattle, WA

View Bob Babcock's profile

Bob Babcock

1804 posts in 3055 days


#4 posted 07-10-2007 02:33 AM

Nice work. I like the design.

-- Bob, Carver Massachusetts, Sawdust Maker http://www.capecodbaychallenge.org

View Greg Mitchell's profile

Greg Mitchell

1381 posts in 3038 days


#5 posted 07-10-2007 03:37 AM

Beautiful table. Very nice job. What did you use for the finish?

-- Greg Mitchell--Lowell, AR--gdamitchell@sbcglobal.net

View WayneC's profile

WayneC

12611 posts in 3067 days


#6 posted 07-10-2007 04:22 AM

Great table. I really like the way the grain shows.

-- We must guard our enthusiasm as we would our life - James Krenov

View Wingnut's profile

Wingnut

3 posts in 2943 days


#7 posted 07-10-2007 06:23 PM

If memory serves…I started with an alcohol based dye, followed by a gel stain, followed by shellac and finally a coat or two of poly…I may have the item or two out of order…

-- Wingnut

View CharlieM1958's profile

CharlieM1958

15995 posts in 3188 days


#8 posted 07-10-2007 07:38 PM

Very nice!

-- Charlie M. "Woodworking - patience = firewood"

View jockmike2's profile

jockmike2

10635 posts in 3216 days


#9 posted 07-10-2007 09:15 PM

Good looking table. Jockmike

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

View SteveL's profile

SteveL

147 posts in 2737 days


#10 posted 02-01-2008 05:42 PM

I really like the color you got with your finish process, and the top—you obviously selected the wood carefully to get great figure!

-- SteveL

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