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This is an art easel with a wendall castle look. This particular easel is made of Afromosia and done with bent laminations. Thanks French.





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richgreer

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#1 posted 06-05-2010 09:31 PM

This looks like a very interesting piece made with a very interesting wood. From what I can see, it looks very well done.

However, I really yearn to see this better with some additional pictures that are taken closer up. I’d love to see or read how the wood is joined together. I’d like a close up that captured the grain of the wood.

To make the bends, did you steam the wood or laminate (or something else)?

-- Rich, Cedar Rapids, IA - I'm a woodworker. I don't create beauty, I reveal it.

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Kate

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#2 posted 06-05-2010 09:41 PM

Very nice. I agree with Rich, it would be nice to see close-ups. I’ve never heard of Afromosia. Love the design.

-- Kate, http://www.wooden-box-maker.com

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schloemoe

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#3 posted 06-05-2010 10:03 PM

Is there an artist in you’r house or did you build it to hold a picture ?...............Schloemoe

-- schloemoe, Oregon , http://www. woodrehab.blogspot.com

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Alan

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#4 posted 06-06-2010 12:20 AM

Love the design. The easel could be considered as the art work. Thanks for posting it.

-- Alan, Prince George

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a1Jim

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#5 posted 06-06-2010 12:32 AM

great design it looks alive, well done.

-- http://artisticwoodstudio.com Custom furniture

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TopamaxSurvivor

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#6 posted 06-06-2010 12:34 AM

Nice work. Welcome to LJ!!

-- "some old things are lovely, warm still with life ... of the forgotten men who made them." - D.H. Lawrence

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OttoH

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#7 posted 06-06-2010 01:29 AM

Very Nice! Did you have a plan to go by or just a style and the plan is all yours?

Either way – Very Nice!

-- I am responsible for how I respond to everything in my life - - Deadwood SD

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ND2ELK

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#8 posted 06-06-2010 01:51 AM

Beautiful piece. Very nicely done. Thanks for posting.

God Bless
tom

-- Mc Bridge Cabinets, Iowa

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KayBee

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#9 posted 06-06-2010 08:27 AM

Fun! did you make it for a specific piece of art?

-- Karen - a little bit of stupid goes a long way

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mtkate

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#10 posted 06-06-2010 03:54 PM

Wonderful design!

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Gisele

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#11 posted 02-08-2011 05:43 PM

oh …. that is the most beautiful easel I have ever seen….

Darlene

-- DarleneGisele

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