Queen Anne table

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Project by Carey Mitchell posted 11-27-2015 02:38 AM 1389 views 1 time favorited 15 comments Add to Favorites Watch

Queen Anne table in cherry. My first attempt at half blind dovetails by hand – took a while compared to machine!

The shop assistant makes her appearance in 3rd and last photo.

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#1 posted 11-27-2015 02:42 AM

Beautiful work. How about a close up of your B&C feet?

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#2 posted 11-27-2015 02:51 AM

What a beautiful and elegant piece.

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#3 posted 11-27-2015 02:56 AM

Good looking piece and nice dovetails. I have one of those shop helpers but she rarely stays in the shop other than to inspect it.

-- "I love it when a plan comes together" John "Hannibal" Smith

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#4 posted 11-27-2015 04:25 AM

Very nice piece of furniture. Job well done.

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#5 posted 11-27-2015 08:42 AM

Very beautiful work, and challenging too! Do you do a lot of carving? Have you done many B&C feet?

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#6 posted 11-27-2015 02:21 PM

The highth of craftsmanship. 11/10

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#7 posted 11-27-2015 07:27 PM

very nice!

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#8 posted 11-27-2015 08:17 PM


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#9 posted 11-28-2015 12:27 AM

Very, very nice. Your hand cut dovetails and ball and claw feet look great. Thanks for posting.

-- Steve, South Carolina,

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#10 posted 11-28-2015 12:46 AM

Very nice job!

-- Dale, Illinois,

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#11 posted 11-28-2015 12:59 AM

That’s a beautiful Queen Anne table! The cherry looks great, your dovetails are first rate, and I just love the overall look of it!

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#12 posted 11-28-2015 01:50 AM

Carey. An amazing creation. Congrats.. It looks beautiful!

-- AJ

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#13 posted 11-28-2015 01:06 PM

Outstanding craftsmanship, beautiful.

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#14 posted 11-28-2015 08:27 PM

What an elegant piece! Your 1st attempt at dovetails – and already you’re a pro!
Very nice!

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#15 posted 11-29-2015 12:25 AM

Beautiful piece of furniture. Job well done.

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