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Project by Don posted 1003 days ago 3710 views 13 times favorited 11 comments Add to Favorites Watch

After my last Greene and Greene project (Arched Aurora Tables) I wanted to try my hand at designing something of my own in the G&G style. And I wanted it to be small and simple in case I screwed up so it would cost me a fortune in wasted wood. This was partially inspired by a mirror frame at my local beer store which had the curved sides like this but was not G&G. Made from Kiah with Ebony plugs. Finished with wipe on Poly.
Big thanks to Darrell Peart for teaching me nearly everything I know about G&G techniques and methods through his book and magazine articles.

-- Don - I wood work if I could. Redmond WA.





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a1Jim

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#1 posted 1003 days ago

very nice work Don ,great design.

-- http://artisticwoodstudio.com Custom furniture

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treedigger

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#2 posted 1003 days ago

Great work, I love to see other woodworkers take on what I feel are some of history’s greatest designs.

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#3 posted 1003 days ago

great design

well done

-- david - only thru kindness can this world be whole . If we don't succeed we run the risk of failure. Dan Quayle

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#4 posted 1003 days ago

Looks great. I like how you shaped it.

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#5 posted 1003 days ago

Fantastic work Don. Loving the clean simple lines.

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saddletramp

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#6 posted 1003 days ago

Great design, less execution. I like it!

-- ♫♪♪♫♫ Saddletramp, saddletramp, I'm as free as the breeze and I ride where I please, saddletramp ♪♪♪♫♪ ...... Bob W....NW Michigan (Traverse City area)

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Don

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#7 posted 1002 days ago

Thanks for the kind words everyone!

-- Don - I wood work if I could. Redmond WA.

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#8 posted 569 days ago

I really like the look of that! Simple design yet greene through and through!

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Darrell Peart

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#9 posted 264 days ago

Looks Great! very nice..

-- Darrell Peart - Seattle - www.furnituremaker.com - author G&G Design Elements for the Workshop

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Don

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#10 posted 258 days ago

Thanks Darrell!

-- Don - I wood work if I could. Redmond WA.

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#11 posted 258 days ago

I think you have a winner here. I like it very much.

-- Willie, Washington "If You Choose Not To Decide, You Still Have Made a Choice" - Rush

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