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Project by michelletwo posted 03-19-2010 12:22 PM 2073 views 9 times favorited 22 comments Add to Favorites Watch

Shaker 2 drawer table. Cherry & curly maple. White Shellac (to bring out curly maple figure) and wipe on finish. No stains, no dyes. Made this a bit ago & the cherry has aged very nicely to a warm tone. One of my favorite pieces I have made with handtools (about 90%) Thanks for looking and thanks to those of you who take time to comment.

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#1 posted 03-19-2010 02:05 PM

This is awesome. The curl in the Maple is outstanding. I like the warmth that Cherry has. I bet this will be in the family for hundreds of years, care to adopt?

-- Robert, So Cal, My Turn or Yours.....

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#2 posted 03-19-2010 02:07 PM

Beautiful peice, love the contrast. The maple is absolutely splendid.

-- Even a broken clock is right twice a day, unless, it moves at half speed like ....-As the Saw Turns

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#3 posted 03-19-2010 02:43 PM

Amazing tiger…....straight forward design and functional. Well done.

-- Directions are just the Manufacturer's opinion on how something should be assembled. ----Mike, Waukesha, WI

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#4 posted 03-19-2010 02:50 PM

Beautiful Table, Very Nicely done !!

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-- Pat - Worker of Wood, Collector of Tools, Father of one

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#5 posted 03-19-2010 03:14 PM

Nice work! Love the contrast between the woods.

-- Doug, Cody Wyo

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#6 posted 03-19-2010 03:37 PM

I want one!!!!! That is truly a great piece of art. You’re very talented!

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#7 posted 03-19-2010 04:08 PM

Very Nice! Beautiful wood figure!

-- Steve - Impatience is Expensive

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#8 posted 03-19-2010 04:11 PM

Beautiful bed side table.

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#9 posted 03-19-2010 04:52 PM

Very cool piece. Love the curly maple. I have a couple pieces of curly I have been saving for a project, but I have not found the right project yet.

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#10 posted 03-19-2010 05:14 PM

Very nice…the wood is beautiful.

-- Wayne - Plymouth MN

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#11 posted 03-19-2010 06:42 PM

love curly maple – nice work

-- -erik & christy-

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#12 posted 03-19-2010 10:25 PM


-- I'm absolutely positive that I couldn't be more uncertain!

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#13 posted 03-20-2010 01:16 AM

Wow… Just wow…

Truly beautiful piece of work! Thanks for sharing!

-- "The only thing that counts is faith, expressing itself in love." --Galatians 5:6

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#14 posted 03-20-2010 02:26 AM

This is beautiful. That’s the most impressive curly maple I’ve seen. Super work.

-- Randy, DeKalb, Illinois

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#15 posted 03-20-2010 03:30 AM

A wonderful shaker table. Beautiful wood.

-- Donnie-- listen to the wood.

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