Sugar Maple Live Edge Natural Bench

  • Advertise with us
Project by TexPenn posted 1551 days ago 1853 views 5 times favorited 12 comments Add to Favorites Watch

90” Hard Maple Bench with Back. Hickory Side supports & Hard maple butterfly. Finished with spar urethane.

-- Ted, TX or PA

12 comments so far

View Ken90712's profile


14821 posts in 1787 days

#1 posted 1551 days ago

Love it~ back looks like a fish. Great work and finish!

-- Ken, "Everyday above ground is a good day!"

View mikethetermite's profile


417 posts in 1864 days

#2 posted 1551 days ago

WOW!! Love your work!

Like Ken said, ”back looks like a fish”

-- Mike The Termite ~~~~~ Working safely may get old, but so do those who practice it.

View Jason's profile


654 posts in 2107 days

#3 posted 1551 days ago

Great bench!

-- Jason - Colorado Springs

View Jay Neale III's profile

Jay Neale III

171 posts in 1933 days

#4 posted 1551 days ago

That is spectacular!

-- Read my amazingly insightful blog at

View jockmike2's profile


10635 posts in 2845 days

#5 posted 1551 days ago

Nice bench. Like the natural look.

-- (You just have to please the man in the Mirror) Mike from Michigan -

View donjoe's profile


1360 posts in 1629 days

#6 posted 1551 days ago

The design, wood and finish all look great.

-- Donnie-- listen to the wood.

View Mary Anne's profile

Mary Anne

1057 posts in 1807 days

#7 posted 1551 days ago

Very nice! I have an oak tree down in my yard and hope to do something similar with one of the limbs. Thanks for posting.

View studie's profile


618 posts in 1745 days

#8 posted 1550 days ago

That looks great Tex! That must be sturdy too. I just finished a live edge coffee table & it’s here on LJ. how did you fasten the back and seat?

-- $tudie

View Cantputjamontoast's profile


331 posts in 2031 days

#9 posted 1550 days ago

Very nice.
I do see the fish

-- "Not skilled enough to wipe jam on toast!"

View workerinwood's profile


2708 posts in 1666 days

#10 posted 1550 days ago

Nice job!! I like it.

-- Jack, Albuquerque

View douglbe's profile


357 posts in 2559 days

#11 posted 1545 days ago

Nice work and good eye for creative beauty.

-- Doug, Reed City, Michigan

View SawDustnSplinters's profile


321 posts in 2380 days

#12 posted 1439 days ago

That is beautiful Tex….hey if ya ever come across a slab shaped like a guitar let me know :)
Be well..

-- Frank, Dallas,TX , , “I have a REALLY BIG chainsaw”

Have your say...

You must be signed in to post the comments.

DISCLAIMER: Any posts on LJ are posted by individuals acting in their own right and do not necessarily reflect the views of LJ. LJ will not be held liable for the actions of any user.

Latest Projects | Latest Blog Entries | Latest Forum Topics

Latest Projects | Latest Blog Entries | Latest Forum Topics :: gardening showcase