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Walnut desk

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Project by Emidio Falini posted 05-04-2016 06:14 PM 1333 views 4 times favorited 10 comments Add to Favorites Watch

This desk is the same as the Mahogany one I made a couple years ago, just a little different size and made of Walnut with a maple inlay. There is inlay in the leg also. A piece like this is to showcase the unique configuration of walnut. The inlay pulls your eye to the desk top. As I stack lumber I mark ends of Matched cuts or pieces with a unique grain to use for tops or panels for doors. The process of making a piece starts when I stack the green lumber to dry.





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#1 posted 05-04-2016 06:43 PM

Your desk is stunningly elegant. Everything about it is simply perfect.

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#2 posted 05-04-2016 08:15 PM

A beautiful piece of furniture, inlay on the top is outstanding.

-- Brian - Hazelton, British Columbia

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#3 posted 05-04-2016 10:08 PM

love it

-- Greg Simon

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#4 posted 05-05-2016 01:40 AM

As BurlyBob said, “Stunningly Elegant”. I love that maple inlay.

-- The Constitution only gives people the right to pursue happiness. You have to catch it yourself. Benjamin Franklin

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#5 posted 05-05-2016 12:17 PM

A table is on my to-do list. I plan to save this an use it as inspiration when I design what I want. Beautiful and elegant.

-- Every day is another opportunity to create something great. srich45251@gmail.com

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#6 posted 05-05-2016 01:28 PM

very nice

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#7 posted 05-05-2016 02:18 PM

What a great looking table! The inlay is very well done.

-- Dave, York, PA, Wildside Woodworking

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#8 posted 05-06-2016 03:38 AM

Beautiful!

-- Soli Deo gloria!

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#9 posted 05-07-2016 10:33 PM

I like how you’ve taken a simple design and made it very distinctive! How handsome!
Very nice work.

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#10 posted 05-09-2016 08:35 PM

This is a nice piece.

helluvawreck aka Charles
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-- If a man does not keep pace with his companions, perhaps it is because he hears a different drummer. Let him step to the music which he hears, however measured or far away. Henry David Thoreau

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