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Oak Cradle For Jaden

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Project by rainman posted 10-31-2010 03:15 PM 1715 views 4 times favorited 11 comments Add to Favorites Watch

My cousin asked me to build a cradle for her fist great-grandchild. I copied the one I made for my own children almost thirty years ago. I found some beautiful oak at a local supplier of craft wood. I guess you could call it curly oak. It gave it a very nice look. I delivered it unfinished to Willis TX to be completed by a very proud grampa (Mike).

-- So much wood, So little time





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CharlieM1958

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#1 posted 10-31-2010 03:19 PM

Very pretty!

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

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Monty Queen

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#2 posted 10-31-2010 03:24 PM

Wow awesome job, looks really nice. Superb work.

-- Monty Q, Columbia, South Carolina.

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BarbS

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#3 posted 10-31-2010 04:26 PM

How beautiful! I love the sculpted edge and end pieces. Very nice cradle.

-- http://barbsid.blogspot.com/

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Eric in Florida.

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#4 posted 10-31-2010 04:57 PM

That’s a beauty.
Nice work !

-- Nothing is particularly hard if you divide it into small jobs ~ Henry Ford

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Vicki

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#5 posted 10-31-2010 07:36 PM

Fantastic, love the curves and shapes. Very elegant.

-- Vicki on the Eastern Shore of MD

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#6 posted 10-31-2010 07:38 PM

That is a really nice cradle.

Jamie

-- Who is the happiest of men? He who values the merits of others, and in their pleasure takes joy, even as though 'twere his own. --Johann Wolfgang von Goethe

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Bob Kollman

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#7 posted 10-31-2010 09:45 PM

I like the design, nice project.

-- Bob Kenosha Wi.

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#8 posted 10-31-2010 10:20 PM

really sweet I love these, and when she’s older she can use it for her dolls.Great workmanship .Alistair

-- excuse my typing as I have a form of parkinsons disease

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brianinpa

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#9 posted 11-01-2010 03:06 AM

Nice build: something the parents, and you, can be proud of.

-- Brian, Lebanon PA, If you aren’t having fun doing it, find something else to do.

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#10 posted 11-01-2010 03:08 AM

Nice work Mike.

-- Ray , Florence Alabama

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#11 posted 11-01-2010 04:39 AM

Great Lookin Cradle

-- Jim, Kentucky

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