Recessed Wall Cabinet

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Project by Terry Ferguson posted 08-21-2011 03:30 AM 1476 views 3 times favorited 5 comments Add to Favorites Watch

Made entirely of pallet boards, white wash stain and polyurethane top coats.
27” high, functions as storage for cleaning supplies in a bathroom.
Seasonally dormant tree trunk and limbs made from a wood that resembles walnut.
Whimsical note is the solitary green leaf.

-- Terry Ferguson, Bend Oregon

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#1 posted 08-21-2011 06:11 AM

A real beauty piece. Living, or used to be living appliques make the difference between ordinary high craft/low budget and everyday art. Hope you can take it with you when you move. A pleasure to view.

-- gene@toronto.ontario.canada : dovetail free since '53, critiques always welcome.

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#2 posted 08-21-2011 04:16 PM

That looks fantastic! You have a very good eye for perspective.

I love how the larger white frame breaks up the delicate tree.

Great Job!


-- Robert Rhoades WoodWorks / Email: /

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#3 posted 08-21-2011 05:31 PM

I like the creativity, functionality, and that it is earth friendly. My preference would be for the wood tones to balace each other. Might stand out it the area though. For me paint is last resort. Just some thoughts. Nice work!

-- Cau Haus Designs, Thomas J. Tieffenbacher

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#4 posted 08-21-2011 06:03 PM

that is just very kool, and creative. nice project

-- Roger from KY. Work/Play/Travel Safe.

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#5 posted 08-22-2011 06:20 AM

I really like this on so many levels…recycling materials, wonderful design, craftsmanship and a bit of fun thrown in too. Great work!

-- Scott "Some days you are the big dog, some days you are the fire hydrant"

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