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Poplar Greene&Greene(kind of) Coffee Table

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Project by isuzuman2 posted 1186 days ago 2021 views 6 times favorited 8 comments Add to Favorites Watch

First time posting a project on here. It is a small coffee table that I made for a friends birthday. First time attempting through tenon & mortise with wedges. Not perfect by any means. The accents are recycled pallet wood, red oak; the rest is poplar. It took around 2 days to do. Still lots to learn. Finished with linseed oil followed by paste wax.





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#1 posted 1186 days ago

Sharp looking table.. very unique (and not in a bad way)

-- Dan, Rochester, NY

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#2 posted 1186 days ago

I really like what you have done here.

-- jstegall

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#3 posted 1186 days ago

I think this is a really interesting table to look at – lots of details. That you did it in two days, wow. My eye likes following all the lines of color and checking out all the through tenons…

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#4 posted 1186 days ago

Very unique use of contrast in the table top – don`t see that very often but it works!

-- Scott Hubley - Nova Scotia, Canada - http://www.foxmountainwoods.com

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#5 posted 1186 days ago

Very nice table and great craftsmanship.

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#6 posted 1186 days ago

wonderful table! the flaws are only in the eyes of the artisan. you are on your way to a woodworking craftsman.

-- Flaws are only in the eye of the artisan!

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#7 posted 1186 days ago

Nice looking table.

-- http://www.furstwoodworks.com/

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#8 posted 1185 days ago

Great job! Love G & G, can’t go wrong with that style. Welcome and congrats on 1st post!

-- Ken, "Everyday above ground is a good day!"

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