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Project by ejv posted 07-31-2009 01:08 AM 2030 views 9 times favorited 6 comments Add to Favorites Watch

Some recently completed arts and crafts accessory pieces. The mirror is based on a picture found somewhere on the net and had to derive proportions and dimensions. The shelf is an original design that I usually build with QSWO. This particular shelf was requested with plain-sawn red oak. The shelf is 30” tall with a 30” middle shelf. The shelves appear to float in the upright portion and will support a surprising amount of weight. The upright section is pegged in the corners dowels and hidden with pyramid plugs. Wish I could take credit for the tiles, but I simply framed them with QSWO. All of the finishes are dyes with varnish top coats, rubbed with 0000 steel wool and wax.





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Robert

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#1 posted 07-31-2009 02:39 AM

Wow, that looks nice. I love QSWO
Keep up the nice work!!

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griff

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#2 posted 07-31-2009 03:04 AM

Very nice looking projects, I really like the QSWO.

-- Mike, Bruce Mississippi = Jack of many trades master of none

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#3 posted 07-31-2009 09:45 AM

Ejv,
Great work, i’m a big fan of Arts and Crafts and you’ve made these beautifully.

-- Chris Boreham, Oxfordshire, UK - http://www.chrisboreham.co.uk - http://throughwoodeneyes.tumblr.com/

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Tim Pursell

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#4 posted 07-31-2009 04:07 PM

Nice work. Looks like you have access to some nice lumber.
Arts and Crafts is def. my favorite/

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#5 posted 08-02-2009 07:42 AM

Hey Eric nice group of projects

-- http://artisticwoodstudio.com Custom furniture

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#6 posted 03-14-2011 01:59 AM

Nice pieces…. I Like the mirror design, is that yours or from a plan???

-- "Feel the wood"

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