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Project by michelletwo posted 03-28-2017 02:32 PM 584 views 0 times favorited 10 comments Add to Favorites Watch

Finally got off my lazy behind and got this finished and installed in my remodeled log cabin. I am absolutely thrilled with having a desk after 30 yrs of being without one. Walnut,spalted birch from my firewood pile, and curly walnut. I am pleased with it, but am considering some additions for it that would make a shelf system around it, yet it would look like it was an outgrowth of the desk…hmmm…. Of course we woodworkers seem to have a need to improve everything we make. Hi to all my LJ friends.





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david38

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#1 posted 03-28-2017 02:36 PM

beautiful great idea

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#2 posted 03-28-2017 02:51 PM

Love the design … very nice!

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

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#3 posted 03-28-2017 02:54 PM

very nice ….GREAT JOB :<))

-- Tony Reinholds,Pa. REMEMBER TO ALWAYS HAVE FUN

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#4 posted 03-28-2017 03:12 PM

I like it Michelle. Certainly spartan but that way it can’t get too cluttered. :-)

-- Paul M ..............If God wanted us to have fiberglass boats he would have given us fibreglass trees. http://thecanadianschooloffrenchmarquetry.com/

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#5 posted 03-28-2017 08:32 PM

Looks great, and so does the art on the wall. I’m assuming that those are also your work?

-- John, British Columbia, Canada

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michelletwo

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#6 posted 03-28-2017 08:57 PM

Paul: yes, I turn 70 in a few days, and I’m in a simplify my life mood!!! good to hear from you.
Druid: yes, I built the cabin, did the glass work, and have made all my furniture. thanks for commenting

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#7 posted 03-28-2017 10:55 PM

Awesome desk. I like the stained glass artwork on the walls as well.

-- Roger from KY. Work/Play/Travel Safe. Keep your dust collector fed. Kentuk55@yahoo.com

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#8 posted 03-29-2017 01:01 AM

Michelle that is a very artful desk. Nice design..very clean lines!!
I can see you making additions to make it much more useful!

Cheers, Jim

-- Jim Jakosh.....Practical Wood Products...........Learn something new every day!! Variety is the Spice of Life!!

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#9 posted 03-29-2017 01:27 AM

Interesting and minimalist

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#10 posted 03-29-2017 11:03 AM

This desk is a real beauty and so nicely done.

helluvawreck aka Charles
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-- 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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