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Project by jerrells posted 852 days ago 1700 views 3 times favorited 5 comments Add to Favorites Watch

This is an American Girl dolls school desk. Made of pine and stained a light walnut. I still need to install the hinges for the top of the desk.

This is from the book “Making Furniture and Dollhouses for American Girl Dolls” by Dennis Simmons. I like the book and it’s detailed patterns however I feel that a little more instructions could have been given in assembling the projects. Still a great book.

This one will go to the craft store where I sell my scrollsaw projects BUT I am very sure that I will be commissioned to make one of these for my granddaughter – SOON.

Thanks for looking.

-- Just learning the craft my Lord and Savior Jesus Christ practiced.





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Sheila Landry (scrollgirl)

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#1 posted 852 days ago

These are really nice, Jerrell! My daughter had the baby American Girl doll and she just loved it. I was just starting to do scroll sawing when she was little, but she would have loved to have something like this. I am sure your granddaughter will too!

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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Viking

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#2 posted 852 days ago

Jerrels;

Very nice. Will have to make one for my grandaughter.

Thanks for sharing.

-- Rick Gustafson - Lost Creek Ranch - Colorado County, Texas

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Vicki

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#3 posted 852 days ago

That looks really neat. They will sell like hotcakes. Love the finish.

-- Vicki on the Eastern Shore of MD

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mtenterprises

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#4 posted 851 days ago

I too will need to make one for my granddaughter now I just need to buy the book.
MIKE

-- See pictures on Flickr - http://www.flickr.com/photos/44216106@N07/ And visit my Facebook page - facebook.com/MTEnterprises

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woodworm

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#5 posted 851 days ago

Cute and beautiful!

-- masrol, kuala lumpur, MY.

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