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Arts and Crafts Bench

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Project by Mark posted 01-17-2012 04:15 AM 1486 views 5 times favorited 4 comments Add to Favorites Watch

I made this arts and crafts bench from a plan found in Wood magazine. I made this for my mother in law, and she created the cushion that fits on the seat. The bench is red oak stained with an oak oil stan and sealed with polyeurethane. I put rubber feet on the legs so the bench would be sturdy on the hardwood floor. Thanks to lumberjocks, I found solutions to problems that reared their heads along the way.





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a1Jim

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#1 posted 01-17-2012 04:33 AM

Nice looking bench, good job.

-- http://artisticwoodstudio.com Custom furniture

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#2 posted 01-17-2012 12:22 PM

Great job and very funtional. Nice style and should be very useful.

-- Ken, "Everyday above ground is a good day!"

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#3 posted 01-17-2012 12:55 PM

It looks very nice, it also has many uses. Step for getting those hidden cookies down. Dog bench, cat rest. The list could go on. Very nice of you to share this.

-- The works of evil people are not the problem. It is the "Good" people standing by and watching not speaking up. Dubsaloon

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#4 posted 10-15-2012 04:32 PM

Clean,lines and good form and function. Definitely Arts & Crafts. Bet she had a big smile. Checking out your projects, great job. Have you seen Charles Neil’s Pie Safe on You Tube? It’s free, step by step.

-- Cau Haus Designs, Thomas J. Tieffenbacher

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