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Project by Jiri Parkman posted 01-10-2008 03:52 PM 1664 views 5 times favorited 18 comments Add to Favorites Watch
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Our daughter bought a small garden but had no bench.
Pinewood, chainsaw, hand plane.

-- Jiri

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#1 posted 01-10-2008 04:23 PM

Simple and effective. Perfect for sittin’ in the garden.

-- Working at Woodworking

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#2 posted 01-10-2008 05:02 PM

Simple yet professional. Nice work.

-- Rob (A) Waxahachie,TX

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#3 posted 01-10-2008 06:57 PM

Now that’s rustic. Good job

-- Gary - Never pass up the opportunity to make a mistake look like you planned it that way - Tyler, TX

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#4 posted 01-10-2008 09:20 PM

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#5 posted 01-10-2008 09:53 PM

I love this! Oh Rick.. I want one of these!!

-- ~ Debbie, Canada (

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#6 posted 01-11-2008 12:10 AM

That bench is absolutely spot-on! It looks like it grew there. Love it!

-- Res severa verum gaudium - True pleasure is a serious business.

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#7 posted 01-11-2008 12:45 AM

Great Job!!!!!

-- Robert,

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#8 posted 01-11-2008 06:50 AM

Great looking bench – looks like it would hold a ton of people and still hold up. Good job.

-- Bill - "Suit yourself and let the rest be pleased."

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#9 posted 01-11-2008 11:41 AM

Cool bench. Any kind of finish on it or planned?

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#10 posted 01-11-2008 04:38 PM

Well done. I love rustic benches.

-- -John "Do I have to keep typing a smiley? Just assume it's a joke."

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#11 posted 01-11-2008 04:42 PM

I like the simplicity and it would work very nicely in my yard and gardens

-- "Good artists borrow, great artists steal”…..Picasso

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#12 posted 01-11-2008 08:36 PM

Nice, great place to sit and look at the stars at night w/ family. mike

-- (You just have to please the man in the Mirror) Mike from Michigan -

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Jiri Parkman

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#13 posted 01-12-2008 08:19 PM

Rikkor, the bench is painted with linseed oil. Maybe it should be somethinng better.

-- Jiri

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#14 posted 01-22-2008 03:05 PM

I like this one a lot.

This should last a long time.

-- -** You are never to old to set another goal or to dream a new dream ****************** Dick, & Barb Cain, Hibbing, MN.

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#15 posted 01-23-2008 11:02 AM

Dick, I hope it should. Thanks.

-- Jiri

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