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Project by Steve Esterby posted 809 days ago 2122 views 2 times favorited 10 comments Add to Favorites Watch

both of these benches are made from the same type of driftwood with the grey taken off one and one left natural. The tops are fir from cape blanco on the southern oregon coast and the legs are dead standing madrone from the forest behind my house. The madrone dies because the rest of the forest out grew it and it lost the light. fun wood to work with because it is spalted so every piece has a different look.

-- steve...e-mail-themantelshop@hotmail.com........remember,the best teacher is repetition.





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PaBull

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#1 posted 809 days ago

Very nice, I like your style.
Pb.

-- rhykenologist and plant grower

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Sam Shakouri

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#2 posted 809 days ago

Well, you’ve created useful benches from drifted wood instead puting them in fire. I like the idea and the way you put them together.

-- Sam Shakouri / CREATING WONDERS WITH WOOD.....Sydney,Australia....

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jaykaypur

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#3 posted 809 days ago

Beautiful….the finished one is very very nice.

-- Use it up, Wear it out --------------- Make it do, Or do without!

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GenerationWW

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#4 posted 808 days ago

Very cool, I agree with jaykaypur, the finished one stands out!

-- list your handcrafted treasures @ www.generationwoodworks.com for free!

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canadianchips

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#5 posted 808 days ago

I really like these. GOOD JOB

-- "My mission in life - make everyone smile !"

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Moron

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#6 posted 808 days ago

I like these

very nice

-- "Good artists borrow, great artists steal”…..Picasso

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steliart

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#7 posted 808 days ago

love it

-- Stelios L.A. Stavrinides: - I am not so rich to buy cheap tools, but... necessity is the mother of inventions - http://www.steliart.com --

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Martyroc

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#8 posted 807 days ago

Hi Steve, as always your furniture designs are beautiful, very nicely done.

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

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A Slice of Wood Workshop

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#9 posted 807 days ago

I like the way these look.

-- Tim- http://www.asliceofwoodworkshop.com; Twitter-@asliceofwood; Facebook-http://www.facebook.com/asliceofwood

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Beachysherri

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#10 posted 719 days ago

Wow, natural beauty !

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