LumberJocks

Patchwork Coffee Table

  • Advertise with us
Project by Elwood89 posted 1147 days ago 1867 views 6 times favorited 4 comments Add to Favorites Watch

The patchwork section is made with Black Palm, Bloodwood/Satine, Bocote, Bubinga, Brazilian Cherry, Cocobolo, Hormigo Negro, Indian Laurel, Lacewood, Padauk, Purpleheart, Bolivian Rosewood, Yucatan Rosewood, Wenge, and Yellowheart.

These 15 exotic woods were cut into 74 random sized pieces and then put together with Festool Dominos and glue. I made the drawer pull with the few scraps that remained.

The rest of the table is Spruce. Finished with Teak oil.

-- Elwood, making sawdust in Germany, http://www.AnsbachArtisans.com





4 comments so far

View robbinscabin's profile

robbinscabin

313 posts in 2085 days


#1 posted 1147 days ago

That is such a Unique look! Great Job!

-- Robbinscabin, www.facebook.com/northcountryrustics

View Jonathan's profile

Jonathan

2603 posts in 1647 days


#2 posted 1147 days ago

Reminds me of a quilt. It’s an interesting concept!

I bet that Domino made the job a lot easier. Did you use the Domino after you cut the smaller pieces, or did you measure out on the longer boards, use the Domino, then cut them into the 74-smaller pieces?

-- Jonathan, Denver, CO "Constructive criticism is welcome and valued as it gives me new perspectives and helps me to advance as a woodworker."

View Vicki's profile

Vicki

931 posts in 1941 days


#3 posted 1145 days ago

I love everything about it, the different species, the leg and drawer design. It is such an original. You did a great job on the design.

-- Vicki on the Eastern Shore of MD

View Moron's profile

Moron

4666 posts in 2490 days


#4 posted 1145 days ago

love it

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

Have your say...

You must be signed in to post the comments.

DISCLAIMER: Any posts on LJ are posted by individuals acting in their own right and do not necessarily reflect the views of LJ. LJ will not be held liable for the actions of any user.

Latest Projects | Latest Blog Entries | Latest Forum Topics

HomeRefurbers.com

Latest Projects | Latest Blog Entries | Latest Forum Topics

GardenTenders.com :: gardening showcase