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Project by ATWilliams posted 12-29-2009 06:55 PM 1975 views 10 times favorited 15 comments Add to Favorites Watch

This is an all western Red Cedar coffee table, in a modern art deco design..

-- A. T. Williams Creation's





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PG_Zac

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#1 posted 12-29-2009 07:09 PM

I love those colours from one wood species.

Is it all glued, or does it knock down?

-- I may be schizophrenic, but at least I have each other.

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ATWilliams

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#2 posted 12-29-2009 07:17 PM

Thanks Zac,, its all glued and screwed together ….

-- A. T. Williams Creation's

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Don

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#3 posted 12-29-2009 07:24 PM

Beutifull work. What kind of finish did you use?

-- Don - I wood work if I could. Redmond WA.

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richgreer

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#4 posted 12-29-2009 11:33 PM

I’m not a big art deco fan but I really like this. Well done.

-- Rich, Cedar Rapids, IA - I'm a woodworker. I don't create beauty, I reveal it.

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Monty Queen

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#5 posted 12-30-2009 01:07 AM

Great job, looks outstanding.

-- Monty Q, Columbia, South Carolina.

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WoodyWoodWrecker

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#6 posted 12-30-2009 02:11 AM

And yet, another great looking table.

-- You always have tomorrow to stop procrastinating.

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a1Jim

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#7 posted 12-30-2009 02:18 AM

Put another notch on your table saw great job super table

-- http://artisticwoodstudio.com Custom furniture

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ATWilliams

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#8 posted 12-30-2009 02:32 AM

Thanks, guys … Don the finish is about 4 coats of minwax sanding sealer followed by 2 coats of minwax semi gloss polly. Wester Red Cedar is very porus, it soaks up a lot of finish before the grain finally seals.

-- A. T. Williams Creation's

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ATWilliams

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#9 posted 12-30-2009 02:35 AM

Rich, I’m kind of new to the Art Deco thing my self,, I took a trip down to Miami and the archetecture of the buildings inspired several table designs I am working on…

-- A. T. Williams Creation's

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huff

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#10 posted 12-30-2009 03:04 AM

I love your design for the base. Beautiful craftsmanship and finish.

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

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bobkberg

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#11 posted 12-30-2009 06:52 AM

Yes! Yes! Yes! I love this! Secretly adding to my list of things to copy from.

Bob

-- Bob www.singularengineering.com - A sideline, not how I earn a living

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TopamaxSurvivor

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#12 posted 12-30-2009 06:58 AM

Nice, is all the color natural to the wood?

-- "some old things are lovely, warm still with life ... of the forgotten men who made them." - D.H. Lawrence

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ATWilliams

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#13 posted 12-30-2009 11:50 PM

Thanks Guys,, Bob feel free to go crazy with it, just make sure its better than mine, so I can re-copy you – (-:

Yes Top, the colors are natural, unlike Aeromatic, or Spanish cedar, Western red is all over the map color wise, thats what I like about it…

-- A. T. Williams Creation's

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WistysWoodWorkingWonders

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#14 posted 02-07-2010 09:53 AM

the simplicity makes this piece stunning… nice straight lines, with a casual flare to it… very nice…

-- New Project = New Tool... it's just the way it is, don't fight it... :)

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David "Lucky Dawg" Brown

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#15 posted 04-15-2010 05:47 PM

Very beautiful!
Western cedar is awesome!

-- dumpster diver delux

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