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A modern coat stand with brass inlays

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Project by walkingjohn posted 02-08-2017 11:56 AM 1070 views 3 times favorited 10 comments Add to Favorites Watch

A more modern version of the classic coat stand made out of european walnut and beech. I inlayed some pieces of brass to make it a little more interesting.

Here’s a video of the making process :
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=5bwaVDvxhsg

Modelisation :
[img]http://i.imgur.com/3I1qDKO.gif[/img]

Cheers;





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Ron Aylor

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#1 posted 02-08-2017 12:30 PM

VERY interesting! Typically, I’m not one for ultra contemporary design, BUT I found myself staring at this coat rack for quite some time. I love the extension of the upright through the base. For the life of me I do not know why, BUT the brass inlay takes this project over the top. Again, I say VERY interesting, and good job! Also, kudos on the photography … the second photo is striking … something about the weathered wood and stucco wall in the background … WOW!

-- Ron in Lilburn, Georgia.  Knowing how to use a tool is more important than the tool in and of itself.

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#2 posted 02-08-2017 12:33 PM

Ron : Thank you for the kind words ! Glad you enjoyed it !

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#3 posted 02-08-2017 12:55 PM

Very nice! Love seeing non traditional styles on here as that’s what I’m into as well. Very inspirational for me.

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#4 posted 02-08-2017 02:53 PM

Realy beautiful work, almoust futuristic.

-- Ivan, Croatia, Wooddicted

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#5 posted 02-08-2017 03:44 PM

looks nice

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#6 posted 02-08-2017 04:05 PM

Excellent work, like others have commented the brass really takes this up a notch!

-- Live to tell the stories, they sound better that way.

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#7 posted 02-08-2017 05:38 PM

This is a very creative and impressive piece. Well done!

helluvawreck aka Charles
http://woodworkingexpo.wordpress.com

-- If a man does not keep pace with his companions, perhaps it is because he hears a different drummer. Let him step to the music which he hears, however measured or far away. Henry David Thoreau

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#8 posted 02-08-2017 06:37 PM

Nice work!

-- Part time woodworker, hoping to make it full time

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#9 posted 02-09-2017 02:02 AM

It’s sculptural. Beautiful lines and balance.

-- Don in Indiana - "Failure does not stop me, it makes me try harder... because I'm crazy."

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#10 posted 02-09-2017 03:48 PM

Really beautiful and unique. The brass inlay looks like stardust. Love the video too ;)

-- Bill, Yo!......in Brooklyn :)

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