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Project by RobAshtonDesigns posted 07-17-2012 05:09 PM 2263 views 3 times favorited 9 comments Add to Favorites Watch

This table is made from a cross section of a cedar tree. It still has the bark on the edges and you can see the voids where the branches were attached. the base is Mahogany and the whole piece is finished with multiple coats of rub on poly.

-- Rob, CT, http://Robashtondesigns.etsy.com





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Jamie Speirs

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#1 posted 07-17-2012 05:12 PM

Beautiful

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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MonteCristo

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#2 posted 07-17-2012 05:13 PM

I like it ! Your cedar is a lot more spectacular than our West coast Red Cedar or Yellow Cedar. Is yours really aromatic ?

-- Dwight - "Free legal advice available - contact Dewey, Cheetam & Howe""

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#3 posted 07-17-2012 05:35 PM

Beautiful table I like the natural edge

-- http://artisticwoodstudio.com Custom furniture

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RobAshtonDesigns

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#4 posted 07-17-2012 05:41 PM

thank you MC. it is very aromatic i almost didnt want to finish the top so you could smell it. this pic doesnt do the color justice, its even prettier in person

-- Rob, CT, http://Robashtondesigns.etsy.com

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#5 posted 07-17-2012 06:54 PM

Natural pieces of wood really do make for some of the most genuine and unique works. Great execution here.

-- Ethan, CT: Check out my Small Business at http://www.spudwoodworks.com & also follow me on twitter https://twitter.com/Ethan_Woodworks

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slotman

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#6 posted 07-18-2012 03:08 AM

Beautiful!!

-- Roger

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JusticeBeaver

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#7 posted 07-18-2012 08:21 PM

A sofa table that pretty might give your sofa a confidence problem ;-) Very nice.

-- Lonnie - Peachtree Corners, GA

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joseph000

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#8 posted 05-23-2013 10:50 AM

Very nice classic piece.A sofa table can enhance nearly any living room space.The only problem is making sure you pick a piece that matches up to the rest of the look that you have already created in the room.

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helluvawreck

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#9 posted 05-23-2013 12:45 PM

That is a wonderful table and will be a great conversation piece. The wood is gorgeous.

helluvawreck aka Charles
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-- If a man does not keep pace with his companions, perhaps it is because he hears a different drummer. Let him step to the music which he hears, however measured or far away. Henry David Thoreau

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