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Project by Gotwood1962 posted 02-21-2010 08:46 AM 1497 views 1 time favorited 9 comments Add to Favorites Watch

Vanity I built to match an antique makeup table/ mirror. I templated the top and upscaled it to vanity dimensions to get the shape. I take no responsibility for the finish. The homeowner had their painter do a crackle finish on it, wouldn’t have been my choice.

-- Gotwood1962, If sawdust were valuable... I'd be a millionaire





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Eagle1

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#1 posted 02-21-2010 01:16 PM

Great job. I really love the lines they really flow..

-- Tim, Missouri ....Inside every older person is a younger person wondering what the heck happened

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DocK16

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#2 posted 02-21-2010 02:31 PM

Very neat looking piece but how did you curve the raised panels on the sides (and front)?

-- Common sense is so rare anymore when you do see it, it looks like pure genius.

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Thepps

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#3 posted 02-21-2010 03:46 PM

Looks fantastic! How did you curve the panels?

-- Thepps - Freeburg, IL

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#4 posted 02-21-2010 03:51 PM

Nice finishing job – the matching with the marble top is perfect.

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#5 posted 02-21-2010 04:53 PM

A wonderful build and classic look.

-- http://artisticwoodstudio.com Custom furniture

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Gotwood1962

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#6 posted 02-21-2010 04:56 PM

I had to build a full size mockup to the inside dimensions of the cabinet. I then made a staved glue up of the panels. Really a pain because the angles change from the convex to the concave curves. Its pretty much trial and error for each piece.

-- Gotwood1962, If sawdust were valuable... I'd be a millionaire

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#7 posted 02-21-2010 05:45 PM

Great looking piece, looks challenging too.

-- ~Jason~ , Albuquerque NM

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#8 posted 02-24-2010 05:48 AM

Great design. Nice job.

-- I've been blessed with a father who liked to tinker in wood, and a wife who lets me tinker in wood. Southern Delaware soon moving to Virginia karsonwm@gmail.com †

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#9 posted 02-24-2010 05:50 AM

Very nice!

-- masrol, kuala lumpur, MY.

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