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Large Gator Bench

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Project by tiny posted 07-17-2012 02:45 PM 1242 views 2 times favorited 4 comments Add to Favorites Watch

Could not bring myself to cut these slabs to make the bench smaller and it was not until I was almost done that I realized it looked like a gator. It’s like it was meant to be. I made it for the Marshland Festival at the end of this month. Yall come.

-- Rogers, Louisiana





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a1Jim

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#1 posted 07-17-2012 04:41 PM

Very cool bench ,I’m glad you saved the whole slab.

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Jamie Speirs

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#2 posted 07-17-2012 05:14 PM

That was wood wisdom

A stunning bench

You will now need to make another to

sit on while admiring this one

I do like natural

Jamie

-- Who is the happiest of men? He who values the merits of others, and in their pleasure takes joy, even as though 'twere his own. --Johann Wolfgang von Goethe

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#3 posted 07-17-2012 05:36 PM

Great bench. You know….........................you could put some maple triangle “teeth” inlays at the top of the sap wood of the back bench and it would look like gator teeth! LOL

Great job and I bet it will be well received at the festival.

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

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#4 posted 07-25-2012 05:22 PM

As always, very nice piece!

-- Janice

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