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Purpleheart Occasional Table

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Project by Henry Mowry posted 1663 days ago 1357 views 6 times favorited 5 comments Add to Favorites Watch

This occasional table was created as a Christmas gift for my brother-in-law, who is a professor at Kansas State University. Given his interest in the color purple … incorporating purpleheart into this table as an accent was a no brainer.

Materials were purpleheart and maple. Design was from a plan in Woodsmith.

Construction time was over 4 weekends.

-- Henry Mowry, Santa Clarita, CA, http://www.MowryJournal.com





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a1Jim

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#1 posted 1663 days ago

Hey Henry
This is a fine table with super details and a great woods looks great.

-- http://artisticwoodstudio.com Custom furniture

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#2 posted 1663 days ago

Nice looking table.

-- A bad craftsmen blames his cheap #$%ing tools

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#3 posted 1663 days ago

Henry, Really nice lines to the table and the Purple Heart looks great witht he Maple. I’m sure your brother-in-law loves it. Thanks for sharing.

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

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#4 posted 1663 days ago

Super!! Nice combo of wood and design.

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

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LeoZ

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#5 posted 1662 days ago

very nice! this would complement my plant stand :)

-- just another woodworking newb

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