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Project by Mark posted 09-15-2009 01:12 AM 1638 views 0 times favorited 8 comments Add to Favorites Watch

This project here was a mother-to-be gift to my wife when we were expecting our first child because she was in dire need of a new “smaller” desk of what we had. Its a solid pine desk stained traditional cherry with a surprise routing that she loved saying “mom” on top. It is now her own official desk and she loves it.

-- M.K.





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Beginningwoodworker

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#1 posted 09-15-2009 01:39 AM

Nice looking desk.

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#2 posted 09-15-2009 01:40 AM

Great Job Mark
We have to take care of our beloved Moms AKA wives

-- http://artisticwoodstudio.com Custom furniture

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#3 posted 09-15-2009 01:45 AM

Looks great Mark.

Nothing like making something with your hands for someone you love.

-- Whether You Think You Can or You Think You Can't, YOU ARE RIGHT!!!

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#4 posted 09-15-2009 04:59 AM

Very nice Mark. Great job.

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

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#5 posted 09-15-2009 04:37 PM

Great looking desk. Nice router job on top.

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

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#6 posted 09-15-2009 05:45 PM

Nice desk, the “MOM” routing was a wonderful touch.

-- If all you have is a hammer, everything looks like a nail!

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#7 posted 01-18-2010 04:59 PM

It’s a beauty, Mark. Love that it’s made out of pine.

-- Wookie=Wood Rookie

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#8 posted 01-18-2010 05:56 PM

I’m sure many peple here started off using pine but I’m upgraded to the hardwoods now. But nothing will ever match working with pine. I think its my favourite. The smell of your shop when its in there and how soft and light it is compared to other woods. I love its “country” or “rustic” styles you can do with pine

-- M.K.

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