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Project by Paul posted 05-24-2016 03:25 PM 1180 views 4 times favorited 10 comments Add to Favorites Watch

A recent project-A tree seat around a large plane tree in County Kilkenny,Ireland.Made from a dead Californian redwood tree from the same property.No CNC here,just standard workshop tools and a bit of grade school math.And Sketchup.Nice when craft meets raw nature.They kind of set each other off,do you think

-- celtictimberworks@gmail.com





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R_Stad

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#1 posted 05-24-2016 05:27 PM

Beautiful work Paul. Striking bench around a magnificent tree. A real invitation to rest in it’s cordial presence.

-- Rod - Oregon

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#2 posted 05-24-2016 06:19 PM

Very nice. I expect it will get a lot of use!

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#3 posted 05-24-2016 07:09 PM

Nice bench.

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#4 posted 05-24-2016 07:16 PM

Where’d you find all the curved boards?

My lumber supplier only carries straightish ones.

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#5 posted 05-24-2016 07:52 PM

Well done. You did a beautiful job, it looks so inviting. Definitely something to be proud of.

-- Darrell, making more sawdust than I know what to do with

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builtinbkyn

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#6 posted 05-24-2016 10:34 PM

Ditto on well done and that was no easy job no matter what you say. It’s perfect for that amazing tree.

-- Bill, Yo!......in Brooklyn & Steel City :)

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#7 posted 05-25-2016 03:43 AM

Paul, that is a mighty nice looking bench your built. Pretty large tree as well. Thanks for sharing

-- Larry in Hawaii,

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#8 posted 05-25-2016 04:08 AM

I’ve got to agree with all here. A really great looking piece. It’s as if it was meant to be.

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#9 posted 05-25-2016 05:48 AM

I like it.

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

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#10 posted 05-25-2016 02:28 PM

That is very creative and makes a nice accent to a yard or garden. Nice work and design.

helluvawreck aka Charles
http://woodworkingexpo.wordpress.com

-- 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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