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Project by gashley posted 1355 days ago 2780 views 1 time favorited 10 comments Add to Favorites Watch

This is a follow up project to the Greene & Greene office furniture I built last year. Needed a round meeting table and chairs. While the chairs definitely are in the same style, the table is a little more modern and came about by just some tinkering with veneers and a desire to try and do a sunburst.
Details:
Chairs – claro walnut, inlaid ebony plugs, inlaid mother of pearl details on back slats.
Table – birdseye walnut veener top. Table rim and base – claro walnut.

-- Gary in OP





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WoodenFrog

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#1 posted 1355 days ago

Oh my.. That is just beautiful.

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CharlieM1958

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#2 posted 1355 days ago

Fantastic!

-- Charlie M. "Woodworking - patience = firewood"

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Bill Akins

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#3 posted 1355 days ago

Absolutely gorgeous!

-- Bill from Lithia Springs, GA I love the smell of sawdust in the morning.

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RexMcKinnon

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#4 posted 1355 days ago

Beautiful table and chairs set.

-- If all you have is a hammer, everything looks like a nail!

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windofthewoods

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#5 posted 1355 days ago

Very nice, and where did you find that wonderful upholstery to go with it?

-- Ed,Red Lake, Ontario, Canada

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gashley

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#6 posted 1355 days ago

Thanks for nice comments.

Ed – I’ve always loved southwest type designs – it’s all over our house.
I found the fabric at: http://www.strictlysouthwestern.com/fabrics.htm. It’s the “Comanche” style.
To upholster the seats I used a poplar frame, webbed it, and used a 1” polyurethane foam covered with batting and muslin. I may redo the seats with a thicker (or denser) foam. Isn’t giving me quite the padding or durability I want.

-- Gary in OP

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mcoyfrog

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#7 posted 1355 days ago

Sweet, I love it

-- Wood and Glass they kick (well you know) Have a great day - Dug

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Kindlingmaker

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#8 posted 1355 days ago

Beautiful and your craftsmanship shows well!

-- Never board, always knotty, lots of growth rings

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Rick

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#9 posted 1355 days ago

Beautiful Project! Probably sit …what, 6 or 8 Guys for Poker? ;-}

-- The Difference Between A BEER And Your OPINION Is, I Asked For The BEER!

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ND2ELK

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#10 posted 1341 days ago

Beautifully done. Thanks for posting.

God Bless
tom

-- Mc Bridge Cabinets, Iowa

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