LumberJocks

a cherry and maple dining room

  • Advertise with us
Project by dan mosheim posted 996 days ago 1696 views 14 times favorited 17 comments Add to Favorites Watch

we just finished a cherry and curly maple dining room in what we refer to as our ‘studio style’. that style is typically a combination of natural and/or stained woods, combined with painted details. it has historic roots in the beidermeier style from germany in the mid 1800’s, but we have added our interpretation to the details and designs. the last photo of this series shows a sideboard, mirror, and part of a table and chair from my own home. those pieces were made in 1987. this client liked a table that i made for her brother around 1990 and waited until she had a new house to commission her own version of it … lots more process photos and construction details on my dorset csutom furniture blog. also, we are very busy at the moment and there is another post i just wrote here describing what else we’re working on and what’s coming up next … check it out if you have a minute …

-- dan,vermont,http://dorsetcustomfurniture.blogspot.com/





17 comments so far

View matt garcia's profile

matt garcia

1817 posts in 2275 days


#1 posted 996 days ago

Dan this is awesome!! Your chairs are exquisite!!!

-- Matt Garcia Wannabe Period Furniture Maker, Houston TX

View mmh's profile

mmh

3326 posts in 2325 days


#2 posted 996 days ago

Beautifully executed suite! I could use that in my new home!

-- "They who dream by day are cognizant of many things which escape those who dream only by night." ~ Edgar Allan Poe

View tinnman65's profile

tinnman65

1109 posts in 2017 days


#3 posted 996 days ago

Very nice work as always Dan. Thanks for keeping us up to date on what your up to.

-- Paul--- Creativity is allowing yourself to make mistakes. Art is knowing which ones to keep. — Scott Adams

View dorran's profile

dorran

140 posts in 1837 days


#4 posted 996 days ago

Wow. Those look perfect.

-- Life is about choices. You can spend a lot of money on furniture and have really nice furniture; Or you can spend a lot on tools and have even more expensive, crappy furniture. I made my choice.

View TopamaxSurvivor's profile

TopamaxSurvivor

14612 posts in 2279 days


#5 posted 996 days ago

Definitely pops!!

-- "some old things are lovely, warm still with life ... of the forgotten men who made them." - D.H. Lawrence

View Beginningwoodworker's profile

Beginningwoodworker

13337 posts in 2276 days


#6 posted 996 days ago

Beautiful work!

-- CJIII Future cabinetmaker

View ShaneA's profile

ShaneA

5257 posts in 1201 days


#7 posted 996 days ago

Very nice.

View Sheila Landry (scrollgirl)'s profile

Sheila Landry (scrollgirl)

7488 posts in 1523 days


#8 posted 995 days ago

Beautiful work as always, Dan. A pleasure to see. :)

Sheila

-- Contributing Editor, Creative Woodworks and Crafts Magazine, If you like reading my blog, come visit at Sheila Landry Designs http://www.sheilalandrydesigns.com "Knowledge is Power"

View Charles Maxwell's profile

Charles Maxwell

941 posts in 2410 days


#9 posted 995 days ago

Awesome as always!

-- Max the "night janitor" at www.hardwoodclocks.com

View Mark A. DeCou's profile

Mark A. DeCou

1973 posts in 3008 days


#10 posted 995 days ago

Beautiful work as always Dan,
Mark

-- Mark DeCou - American Contemporary Craft Artisan - www.decoustudio.com

View Bradford's profile

Bradford

1434 posts in 2425 days


#11 posted 995 days ago

Go big and elegant, or go away. I’d be proud to have those pieces in my home…...the truck will be there in an hour. Thanks.

-- so much wood, so little time. Bradford. Wood-a-holics unanimous president

View sras's profile

sras

3782 posts in 1732 days


#12 posted 995 days ago

Thanks for giving as an update on your latest work. Fantastic pieces!

-- Steve - Impatience is Expensive

View live4ever's profile

live4ever

982 posts in 1613 days


#13 posted 995 days ago

Gor-fricken-geous.

-- Optimists are usually disappointed. Pessimists are either right or pleasantly surprised. I tend to be a disappointed pessimist.

View superstretch's profile

superstretch

1482 posts in 1296 days


#14 posted 995 days ago

Favorited. Has both a modern appeal and an old-school touch.

-- Dan, Rochester, NY

View dan mosheim's profile

dan mosheim

230 posts in 2291 days


#15 posted 995 days ago

thank you all for your comments. it was a great project for fantastically patient and appreciative clients. always a nice bonus. dan

-- dan,vermont,http://dorsetcustomfurniture.blogspot.com/

showing 1 through 15 of 17 comments

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