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Project by cabmaker posted 02-26-2012 03:11 AM 1456 views 0 times favorited 11 comments Add to Favorites Watch

Vanities had me pretty busy for a while. Another with hand rubbed oil stain and lacquer. I ve learned to appreciate these small jobs lately. You can always see the end of them. Thanks for all comments as usual. JB

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#1 posted 02-26-2012 03:18 AM

As usual a wonderful job and beautiful vanity . Small jobs are better than no jobs.

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#2 posted 02-26-2012 04:03 AM

I second that emotion Jim. Great looking vanity…........................Schloemoe

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#3 posted 02-26-2012 05:34 AM

Very attractive vanity. Did you carve the top design and the fluted columns?

Thanks for sharing.


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#4 posted 02-26-2012 10:53 AM

ok ill be the devil why no back legs are you just going to screw it to a wall I have never seen this stain on oak it looks better than the typical red oak with a honey stain that is in every tract home in California. I will assume you will put a granet counter on top. nice job 4.5 out of 5 stars

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#5 posted 02-26-2012 02:00 PM

Very beautiful work!!!


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#6 posted 02-26-2012 02:53 PM

That’s a beautiful vanity, nice job

-- Martin ....always count the number of fingers you have before, and after using the saw.

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#7 posted 02-26-2012 03:46 PM

Lovely work.

-- "Everybody makes mistakes. A craftsman always fixes them." (Monty Kennedy, "The Checkering and Carving of Gunstocks", 1952)

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#8 posted 02-26-2012 09:01 PM

Gorgeous vanity

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#9 posted 02-27-2012 12:59 AM

Really like the design. I’m curious as well, Oak would,nt be the material of choice for carving? did you mix your own stain?

-- Cau Haus Designs, Thomas J. Tieffenbacher

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#10 posted 02-27-2012 09:36 PM

Thanks folks and L/W that is an onlay on the dummy panel,(life is short, I buy them when I can ), and I do all the fluting and turnings,thanks, And Dude yes it did mount into a left corner and did get granite with undermount sink. Doc, yes I did mix the stain and had it matched up and coded some years ago. It has very heavy pigmentation and is pretty easy to take it either direction. I use it often, thanks JB

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#11 posted 02-28-2012 12:31 AM

Thx! :)

-- Cau Haus Designs, Thomas J. Tieffenbacher

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