Cherry table set

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Project by MSRiverdog posted 01-06-2017 04:48 PM 1493 views 3 times favorited 10 comments Add to Favorites Watch

A set of Cherry Tables made over about a 3 year period, all the tops from some flinch sawn high figure Cherry I picked up, saved for years for a project like this. End tables came second and the coffee table was the finish of the job. Luckily I have some more of that Cherry left, it was a really great score. Legs and skirts are Figured Maple all from the same 2 boards with a light Cherry aniline dye. Side board was the first made, that’s where the name came from, nothing I did on that table didn’t have to be remade or modified. All the tables have a hidden shelves under the tops. Legs are all dovetailed into the skirts.


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#1 posted 01-06-2017 06:30 PM

Great projects. Nice combination of the cherry and maple. Looks like you have a good shop supervisor…my pup monitors me too!

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#2 posted 01-06-2017 06:59 PM

Gorgeous grain pattern on those tops. Beautiful workmanship as well.

-- No matter how much you push the envelope, it'll still be stationery.

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#3 posted 01-06-2017 10:43 PM

You really have done a great job on this set of tables.

helluvawreck aka Charles

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#4 posted 01-07-2017 01:01 AM

Beautiful wood beautifully showcased in these tables.

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#5 posted 01-07-2017 02:05 AM

I love working with Cherry. This is exquisite and very well executed. What kind of finish does it have?

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#6 posted 01-07-2017 02:34 AM

Stunning work!

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#7 posted 01-07-2017 03:50 AM

My, My, that Cherry is amazingly Beautiful, great job.

-- Soli Deo gloria!

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#8 posted 01-07-2017 03:59 AM

Wonderful wood and a really elegant design.

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#9 posted 01-07-2017 03:55 PM

Beautiful tables! Nothing is prettier than figured cherry. I would sit in front of that coffee table and just stare at it! Really like the maple legs under the cherry tops. Great job.

-- Mark, St Louis, MO

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#10 posted 01-07-2017 04:50 PM

great job of highlighting that incredible wood. Awesome.

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