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Project by RusticBru posted 03-06-2007 08:04 AM 2227 views 3 times favorited 11 comments Add to Favorites Watch
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Just had to share this natural shape. Aspen and weathered wood…probably Doug fir slab. No bottom cross piece…a great place for boots.

Bruce

-- RusticBru of Utah, bpsheelydesigns.com





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Roger Strautman

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#1 posted 03-06-2007 01:00 PM

Very nice. I’ll bet you had a vision in your mind of the bench just as soon as you saw that piece you used for the back. Keep up the good work.

-- " All Things At First Appear Difficult"

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#2 posted 03-06-2007 01:05 PM

I can’t get enough of this kind of furniture. If I could – my home inside and out would be filled with it.
Keep them coming – at least I can look at them online.

-- ~ Debbie, Canada (https://www.facebook.com/DebbiePribeleENJOConsultant)

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Karson

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#3 posted 03-06-2007 02:32 PM

Very nice Bruce

-- I've been blessed with a father who liked to tinker in wood, and a wife who lets me tinker in wood. Southern Delaware karson_morrison@bigfoot.com †

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#4 posted 03-06-2007 02:53 PM

Pretty nice, I like the back too. Gives it uniqueness. mike

-- (You just have to please the man in the Mirror) Mike from Michigan -

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#5 posted 03-06-2007 05:48 PM

Nice wood I love the back.

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Dick, & Barb Cain

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#6 posted 03-06-2007 06:41 PM

Very creative, with mother natures help. Beautiful!!

-- -** You are never to old to set another goal or to dream a new dream ****************** Dick, & Barb Cain, Hibbing, MN. http://www.woodcarvingillustrated.com/gallery/member.php?uid=3627&protype=1

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scottb

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#7 posted 03-07-2007 03:13 AM

Makes me want to go tromping through the woods to see if I can “find” any shapes like these…. (presuming it wasn’t 20 below with a windchill, and 2 feet of snow back there)

-- I am always doing what I cannot do yet, in order to learn how to do it. - Van Gogh -- http://blanchardcreative.etsy.com -- http://snbcreative.wordpress.com/

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gizzard

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#8 posted 03-07-2007 09:17 AM

LOve the bench. I have a slab of poplar and a really interesting piece off oddly shaped cedar branch that in my minds eye is going to look something similar to yours. I hope my comes out as extraordinary as yours.

-- Dennis, Tennessee

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David

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#9 posted 03-07-2007 09:24 AM

Beautiful bench. I have always wanted to do a project like this.

-- http://foldingrule.blogspot.com

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woodspar

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#10 posted 04-16-2007 10:38 PM

The back looks animated; as if it were alive and in repose. Almost like the sinuous back is a person or thing being held aloft by a line of people. Thanks.

-- John

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TreeBones

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#11 posted 06-17-2008 10:14 PM

You have lots of great projects. The rustic style are my favorites.

-- Ron, Twain Harte, Ca. Portable on site Sawmill Service http://westcoastlands.net/Sawmill.html http://westcoastlands.net/SawBucks2/phpBB3 http://www.portablesawmill.info

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