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Project by dan mosheim posted 01-24-2012 03:15 AM 1798 views 3 times favorited 15 comments Add to Favorites Watch

we recently shipped this walnut table to pheonix. the family has a background in the california fruit growing industry, hence their interest in the carvings. they supplied me with drawings after seeing the maple leaf table project on my blog. this is now the third in a series of tables with carved elements on the curved corners of the table legs. my son will has done two of them and he’s definitely getting the hang of it … more detailed photos and process descriptions on my blog at this link. while you are there, if you have a minute, i have also posted a slide show of the projects we worked on in 2011, both finished pieces and in process photos …

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





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Sheila Landry (scrollgirl)

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#1 posted 01-24-2012 03:24 AM

Beautiful and artfully done, as always, Dan. I think I am one of your biggest fans! Truly a pleasure to see.

Sheila :)

-- Designer/Artist/Teacher. Owner of Sheila Landry Designs (http://www.sheilalandrydesigns.com) Scroll saw, wood working and painting patterns and surfaces. "Knowledge is Power"

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#2 posted 01-24-2012 03:53 AM

That is a very nice table and the carvings add much interest to the opverall design and a level of artistry. Well done.

-- Peter, Woodbridge, Ontario

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a1Jim

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#3 posted 01-24-2012 03:55 AM

Beautiful work Dan another outstanding piece.

-- http://artisticwoodstudio.com Custom furniture

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BTKS

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#4 posted 01-24-2012 05:54 AM

You and your team never cease to impress. Excellent work.

-- "Man's ingenuity has outrun his intelligence" (Joseph Wood Krutch)

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#5 posted 01-24-2012 06:05 AM

Another great table from the Masters : )

-- I'm absolutely positive that I couldn't be more uncertain!

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Ollie

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#6 posted 01-24-2012 12:57 PM

Just Superb work.

-- Ollie, UK.

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#7 posted 01-24-2012 04:32 PM

Beautiful and unique table Dan.

-- Mike, an American living in Norway.

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#8 posted 01-24-2012 05:07 PM

Well done, the carving is great.

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#9 posted 01-24-2012 08:14 PM

Very nice!

-- Dan ~ Texarkana, Tx.

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BarbS

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#10 posted 01-24-2012 10:33 PM

What a great thing, to put carvings on that relate directly to the family. Your client has some classy taste! Beautiful job, Dan. Superior work, and I’m glad we get to see it.

-- http://barbsid.blogspot.com/

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#11 posted 01-25-2012 12:23 AM

Thanks for showing us the true beauty and art of hand made furniture.

-- (You just have to please the man in the Mirror) Mike from Michigan -

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doncutlip

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#12 posted 01-25-2012 01:14 AM

Awesome table

-- Don, Royersford, PA

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dan mosheim

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#13 posted 01-25-2012 04:45 AM

thank you all for your comments … the clients were great and it was a great project …

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

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dubsaloon

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#14 posted 01-26-2012 02:27 PM

Nice tastefully done table. lovely lines.

-- 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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tinnman65

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#15 posted 01-28-2012 12:06 AM

Once again some great work, I always enjoy seeing your post.

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

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