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Project by tig posted 2314 days ago 3265 views 20 times favorited 16 comments Add to Favorites Watch

This was my first project ever. Had some help along the way, but very quickly picked up this expensive hobby. Haven’t done a lot of projects yet, as I’ve been doing bathroom remodels, etc, but more is on the way!

I need to take a new picture. My wife would hate me putting this up – the room has changed a bit since this time last year!

-- www.jasonrichardtaylor.com





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TreeBones

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#1 posted 2314 days ago

Very nice, bet you’ll be spending a fair amount of time enjoying this project.

-- Ron, Twain Harte, Ca. Portable on site Sawmill Service http://westcoastlands.net/Sawmill.html http://westcoastlands.net/SawBucks2/phpBB3 http://www.portablesawmill.info

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rikkor

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#2 posted 2314 days ago

Very nice work.

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Splinters

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#3 posted 2314 days ago

Nice job

-- Splinters - Living and Loving life in the Rockies - http://www.splinterswoodworks.com/ - http://www.etsy.com/shop.php?user_id=5220040

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miles125

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#4 posted 2314 days ago

Looks great!

-- "The way to make a small fortune in woodworking- start with a large one"

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mot

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#5 posted 2314 days ago

That’s a nice piece!

-- You can discover more about a person in an hour of play than in a year of conversation. (Plato)

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Napaman

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#6 posted 2314 days ago

wow…your work is beautiful…i like the design elements…

-- Matt--Proud LJ since 2007

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DaytonB

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#7 posted 2314 days ago

You have very nice taste Tig! One thing about woodworking as a hobby, you can always sell your tools for nearly what you paid for them and if you never sell a single thing, they will always be heirlooms for you and your family. I don’t think there is a much more valuable hobby out there. But I am a little bios : ) keep it up; you obviously have a lot of talent a good eye and the ability to create amazing stuff!

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mrtrim

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#8 posted 2313 days ago

very nice bed keep up the good work

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tig

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#9 posted 2313 days ago

Thanks for the compliments everyone. I should also point out that there are 4 VERY large drawers underneath. Not very fung shui, but much more practical!

-- www.jasonrichardtaylor.com

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MsDebbieP

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#10 posted 2313 days ago

the room is beautiful; the bed is gorgeous!!!

-- ~ Debbie, Canada (https://www.facebook.com/DebbiePribeleENJOConsultant)

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Damian Penney

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#11 posted 2313 days ago

You’re off to a great start! Nicely done.

-- I am always doing that which I can not do, in order that I may learn how to do it. - Pablo Picasso

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Karson

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#12 posted 2313 days ago

Great bed. A nice comfortable place.

-- I've been blessed with a father who liked to tinker in wood, and a wife who lets me tinker in wood. Southern Delaware karson_morrison@bigfoot.com †

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Kaleo

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#13 posted 2313 days ago

Very nice, Very clean and contemporary looking. I like that.

-- Kaleo , http://www.kalafinefurniture.com

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ramram

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#14 posted 2313 days ago

Beautiful work…both the bed and the vanity. I’ve been thinking about making a new vanity and you’ve given me a some new ideas. Thanks! I really like making beds. I recently made a platform bed out of cherry that I wanted to sell but my daughter liked it so I gave it to her. I told her it was called the baby maker…our second grandchild is due in May!

-- Rick Hackett

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Grumpy

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#15 posted 2312 days ago

Nice job Tig. We have been renovating our bathroom as well, just finished the major work, now adding the final touches. Not much wood work this end lately either but will fix that shortly.

-- Grumpy - "Always look on the bright side of life"- Monty Python

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