Baby Cradle, Walnut

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Project by Steven Border posted 10-03-2007 05:16 PM 1723 views 2 times favorited 13 comments Add to Favorites Watch

A recent project in May of 07

-- Steve -

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#1 posted 10-03-2007 05:38 PM

Beautiful workmanship! Plus, I love walnut.

-- Charlie M. "Woodworking - patience = firewood"

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#2 posted 10-03-2007 05:45 PM

Very nice work! A family heirloom.

-- Tom, Surfside Beach, SC - Romans 8:28

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#3 posted 10-03-2007 06:33 PM

Your have great taste in craddles Steve…....

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

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#4 posted 10-03-2007 07:31 PM

I dunno Dock, that walnut looks real nice. What did you use for a finish Steve?

-- Bob Vila would be so proud of you!

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Steven Border

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#5 posted 10-03-2007 07:43 PM

The finish was just a home made version of wipe on poly.

-- Steve -

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#6 posted 10-03-2007 08:37 PM

Great looking cradle Steve, I really like the Walnut. Should be in the family for several generations.

-- Bill - "Suit yourself and let the rest be pleased."

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#7 posted 10-03-2007 09:28 PM

Very nice. A beautiful cradle made out of a wonderful wood. The finish is outstanding… Great craftmanship.

-- Max "Desperado", Salt Lake City, UT

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#8 posted 10-03-2007 09:32 PM

Impressive craftsmanship, how many hours did it take to produce?

-- Bored Feet

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#9 posted 10-04-2007 01:30 AM

Great workmanship, Steve. Love the Walnut.

-- CanuckDon "I just love small wooden boxes!"

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Dan Pleska

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#10 posted 10-04-2007 03:23 AM

Great job on the cradle, Steve. Your home made finish served you well on the Walnut.

-- Dan, West Virginia,

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#11 posted 10-04-2007 04:31 AM

One great cradle. 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 †

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#12 posted 10-04-2007 03:32 PM

That’s a great cradle. One of my favorite projects was making my son’s first bed. The walnut looks fantastic!

-- You can discover more about a person in an hour of play than in a year of conversation. (Plato)

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#13 posted 06-12-2008 06:42 PM

Love the work, love the walnut!

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