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riverstone tables for a local gallery

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Project by rusticandy posted 12-09-2010 03:46 AM 37688 views 180 times favorited 41 comments Add to Favorites Watch

Completed two riverstone tables, using local beach stones and local claro black walnut and black acacia slabs. Folks really like the design, and they are fun to make. I’ve probably made 10 or more of these tables over the years. The last pic shows the underside detail, with keys custom shaped to support the rivers stones, and hold the two halves of the slab together

-- rustic andy





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#1 posted 12-09-2010 03:49 AM

Very nice / artisitic! Love the creativity and mix of natural materials. Thanks for sharing.

-- Glen - Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada

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#2 posted 12-09-2010 04:18 AM

Really nice!

-- Happy woodworking! http://www.openarmsphotography.com

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#3 posted 12-09-2010 04:20 AM

These are great , a wonderful design ,very well done.

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#4 posted 12-09-2010 04:22 AM

Wonderfully nice furniture there. Looks great

-- Norman

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#5 posted 12-09-2010 04:22 AM

Wow Andy, great looking tables. Very unique. I also took a look at some of the projects on your website. You do nice work. Thanks for sharing.

-- Doug

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#6 posted 12-09-2010 04:59 AM

Rare artistry! Beautiful!

-- Max the "night janitor" at www.hardwoodclocks.com

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#7 posted 12-09-2010 05:51 AM

nice…i love it…gives me ideas to think outside the box

-- M.K.

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#8 posted 12-09-2010 06:13 AM

Those look fantastic. I like the rocks embedded in the fluid wood.

-- Galootish log blog, http://www.timberframe-tools.com

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#9 posted 12-09-2010 06:42 AM

Wow, beautiful! Now I know what to do with the rocks we are tumbling/polishing. Great ideas thanks!

-- Jen loves wood!

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#10 posted 12-09-2010 09:48 AM

That’s a really great idea. Gives a very natural flow to the table.

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#11 posted 12-09-2010 01:33 PM

It is exactly pieces like this that keep me viewing projects on the LJ site. What a great idea. Thanks for sharing it with us.

-- Don, North Carolina,http://www.ncdon.com Working full time at retired.

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#12 posted 12-09-2010 01:37 PM

Very nice tables!!!

-- Jim Jakosh.....Practical Wood Products...........Learn something new every day!! Variety is the Spice of Life!!

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#13 posted 12-09-2010 01:55 PM

beautiful zen work

very creative

well done

-- david - only thru kindness can this world be whole . If we don't succeed we run the risk of failure. Dan Quayle

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#14 posted 12-09-2010 02:39 PM

Love this.. more ideas for things to do with my river rock. :)

-- Homer : "Oh, and how is education supposed to make me feel smarter? Besides, every time I learn something new, it pushes some old stuff out of my brain."

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#15 posted 12-09-2010 03:37 PM

Very nicely designed and executed! I can see this as a classic piece that would be admired for many years to come. I like the modern, organic details and the wood shows off quite well without being overwhelmed by the rocks and “river”.

-- "They who dream by day are cognizant of many things which escape those who dream only by night." ~ Edgar Allan Poe

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