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Highly figured Black Walnut bench

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Project by zarno posted 07-19-2009 09:38 PM 3468 views 7 times favorited 19 comments Add to Favorites Watch

comments and critiques are welcome, I wanted to get a few more pics on this project and enter it in the garden bench contest .





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#1 posted 07-19-2009 10:01 PM

That’s sweet! Now I don’t consider this rustic, am I correct ? For me this is very nice piece of artistic design fit for anyones fine home good luck. Also I just thought have you ever heard the expression take your hands off this ? Well I say leave your hands on this.They are the nicest hands for arms I ever imagined sounds confusing but it works.Alistair

-- excuse my typing as I have a form of parkinsons disease

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#2 posted 07-19-2009 10:10 PM

very very nice

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#3 posted 07-19-2009 10:14 PM

Your pictures show your fine craftsmanship .
Very unique and very well done .
Thanks for sharing with us .

-- Not my woodworking http://woodworkessence.com/

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#4 posted 07-19-2009 10:19 PM

Thats great…nice job !!

-- Wayne - Plymouth MN

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#5 posted 07-19-2009 10:40 PM

Fantastic!!!!

What a treasure you created….................

-- mtnwild (Jack), It's not what you see, it's how you see it.

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#6 posted 07-19-2009 11:19 PM

first rate job!!!!!!!!!!!!

-- gagewestern

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#7 posted 07-19-2009 11:28 PM

Very unique and great wood

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#8 posted 07-20-2009 12:20 AM

Sure looks like a winner to me.

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

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#9 posted 07-20-2009 12:58 AM

Beautiful bench, the wood is fantastic.

-- John @ http://www.thehuffordfurnituregroup.com

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#10 posted 07-20-2009 03:05 AM

What a bench that is. I love the hands and the grain of the walnut (my favorite wood). To update an old post of a project, the best way is not to create a new project as you guessed. Just create a comment on your project and post the updated pictures within your comment. The fourth icon from the left when you’re writing a comment should help you do it.

Regards,

-- Jim

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#11 posted 07-20-2009 03:30 AM

How can anyone top this??
Such beautiful grain figure.

-- -** You are never to old to set another goal or to dream a new dream ****************** Dick, & Barb Cain, Hibbing, MN. http://www.woodcarvingillustrated.com/gallery/member.php?uid=3627&protype=1

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#12 posted 07-20-2009 04:26 AM

Amazing work and tremendous grain on such beautiful wood.

-- Nubs,Reserve

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#13 posted 07-20-2009 09:53 PM

only one word can decribe your bench. Beautiful.

-- PAPLOU

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#14 posted 07-21-2009 02:04 PM

very nice

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#15 posted 07-26-2009 12:48 AM

The bench looks terrible, the finish is ugly….As you can tell my bench will be in the contest…and now i don’t stand a chance!!!!Great work,beautiful outcome..i am humbled at you presence.

-- If at first you don't succeed...Buy another tool !!

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