Chinese Inspired headboard

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Project by BenhamDesign posted 01-09-2017 03:57 AM 1182 views 0 times favorited 6 comments Add to Favorites Watch

This headboard is inspired by a Chinese painting. The artwork on the panels were supplied by the client. They are an old room divider that had worn out. She loved the art so much that she didn’t want to throw them away, so we made them into a headboard.

The frame is made from maple and painted black.

If you want to find out more watch the video below or visit my blog on building a chinese headboard

Watch it on Youtube

You can see more of my woodworking on my website Brian Benham Custom Furniture

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#1 posted 01-09-2017 04:14 AM

very nice work,and great recycling.beautiful your video.

-- sawdust the bigger the pile the bigger my smile-larry,so cal.

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#2 posted 01-09-2017 04:17 AM

very nice work,and great recycling.beautiful your video.

- pottz


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#3 posted 01-09-2017 05:14 AM

Nice save on the art and very nice frame.

-- Dan Wiggins

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#4 posted 01-09-2017 03:19 PM

very nice frame

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#5 posted 01-09-2017 06:23 PM

Beautiful! really beautiful!!!

-- Jim, Marostica Italy

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#6 posted 01-10-2017 02:25 AM

Gorgeous work! Love it! Thanks for the video!

-- St Augustine FL, Experience is the sum of our mistakes!

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