Curly Maple Table (in the works)

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Project by deermann posted 09-18-2011 06:55 PM 1570 views 2 times favorited 6 comments Add to Favorites Watch

Curly maple table I am making as a wedding gift. It is not yet finished. It has been dyed and a coat of boiled linseed oil applied. Will upload more pics when it is finished.

-- Isaac Mitchell, Anderson,Indiana,

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#1 posted 09-18-2011 07:57 PM

wow, looks amazing with that dye! Is this with an aniline dye? Amazing, 3-dimensional figure. I’m not one to judge, but: great craftsmanship! Thanks for posting.

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#2 posted 09-18-2011 11:44 PM

Oh yeah another beautiful period piece from deermann. When I see your name in my e-mail box announcing a project post I always gotta look. must share the dye/stain technique.

-- Common sense is so rare anymore when you do see it, it looks like pure genius.

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#3 posted 09-19-2011 12:05 AM

Wow, you really pulled the figure out with the finish.

-- Mike, Missouri --- “A positive life can not happen with a negative mind.” ---

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#4 posted 09-19-2011 04:00 PM

Quite a beautiful project! The dye really does make this wood POP!

-- "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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#5 posted 09-23-2011 07:48 AM


Beautiful wood! Beautiful workmanship! Thanks for sharing.


-- Jesus is the ONLY reason for ANY season.

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#6 posted 06-05-2013 04:40 PM

Usually I don’t like stain on wood projects, but with this one, you hit it out of the park. Great design and workmanship. The tabletop reminds me of flames. I’m referencing baseball since the Tigers won last night! I got some curly maple laying around and I might try this table or something like it soon.

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