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Greene and Greene styled wall cabinet.

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Project by Hallmark posted 12-30-2009 09:04 PM 4748 views 45 times favorited 38 comments Add to Favorites Watch

Quartersawn oak with mahogany accents and inlays at the top. Through tenons on the sides except for the bottom compartment, which has faux tenons. It was made to hold books, remotes, mail, computer supplies and decorative items. It fits above my oak desk and chair so it’s convenient. I had finished the cabinet a few months ago but finally decided on and finished the design of the two doors. Stain, seal coat, glaze and then lacquer finish.

-- Style is simple, but not my execution of it.





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leighty6

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#1 posted 12-30-2009 09:16 PM

Very nice design. Love the doors and the door handles.

-- Greg Leighty, Versailles, KY

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bigbuddha

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#2 posted 12-30-2009 09:28 PM

that is beautiful!!!

-- helen

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Andy Brownell

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#3 posted 12-30-2009 09:28 PM

I’ve always liked the Greene and Greene style, but have been reluctant to take on a project. I’m taking a class with Dale Barnard in Paoli, IN later next month, and his specialty is this style, unfortunately I can only do a steam bending class. Great work!

-- Andy Brownell

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richgreer

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#4 posted 12-30-2009 09:40 PM

WOW! This is very attractive and very well done.

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

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sras

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#5 posted 12-30-2009 09:50 PM

This one goes straight to Favorites! I too am a big fan of the style – Well done!

-- Steve - Impatience is Expensive

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Triumph1

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#6 posted 12-30-2009 09:57 PM

That is a beautiful design! Very well done.

-- Jeff , Illinois Please...can I stay in the basement a little longer, please!

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TopamaxSurvivor

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#7 posted 12-30-2009 10:05 PM

Verynice, grat design. BTW, Welcome to LJ, a bit late :-))

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

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Michael Clark

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#8 posted 12-30-2009 10:25 PM

Looks beautiful.

-- Sometimes... At night... My router tells me to do things to wood. Bad Things.

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webwood

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#9 posted 12-30-2009 10:40 PM

very nicely done – welcome to the site

-- -erik & christy-

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woodworm

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#10 posted 12-30-2009 11:40 PM

Really very attractrive & different!

-- masrol, kuala lumpur, MY.

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Beginningwoodworker

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#11 posted 12-30-2009 11:59 PM

Nice work!

-- CJIII Future cabinetmaker

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Les Hastings

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#12 posted 12-31-2009 12:32 AM

Awesome cabinet and craftsmanship!

-- Les, Wichita, Ks. (I'd rather be covered in saw dust!)

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Don

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#13 posted 12-31-2009 12:37 AM

Very beutifull design and workmanship!

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

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#14 posted 12-31-2009 02:50 AM

Very cool

-- ~ Inspiring those who inspire me ~

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Tim Pursell

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#15 posted 12-31-2009 03:04 AM

Nice job of interpreting the G&G style into a cabinet that fits YOUR needs.
Very nice, thanks for posting it.

-- http://www.etsy.com/shop/tpursell?ref=si_shop

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