LumberJocks

Jelly Cupboard

  • Advertise with us
Project by jumperhook posted 721 days ago 585 views 0 times favorited 3 comments Add to Favorites Watch

This is a cherry jelly cupboard I made after watching a New Yankee episode. Instead of making punched tins for a pie safe, I made the raised panels for a jelly cupboard.

The wild cherry all came out of a fence row, with the help of a portable sawmill.

The dovetails I did with a router and jig. After all the setup I did for that. I think I’ll stick with hand cut dovetails from now on.

Somehow, it has already filled itself with Tupperware…





3 comments so far

View jaykaypur's profile

jaykaypur

3257 posts in 1010 days


#1 posted 721 days ago

You did a beautiful job on this. I am impressed…from fence row to a room in the house.

A really nice piece.

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

View Oldtool's profile

Oldtool

1749 posts in 793 days


#2 posted 720 days ago

Nice work, beautiful piece of furniture.
I agree with you on the dovetails, I prefer hand cut too.
What finish did you use? I think I see sap wood in the cherry, did you stain or dye it at all?
Thanks for showing.

-- "I am a firm believer in the people. If given the truth, they can be depended upon to meet any national crisis. The point is to bring them the real facts." - Abraham Lincoln

View jumperhook's profile

jumperhook

4 posts in 1244 days


#3 posted 720 days ago

Thanks for the comments.
I used BLO and then amber shellac. Thanks again for looking.

Have your say...

You must be signed in to post the comments.

DISCLAIMER: Any posts on LJ are posted by individuals acting in their own right and do not necessarily reflect the views of LJ. LJ will not be held liable for the actions of any user.

Latest Projects | Latest Blog Entries | Latest Forum Topics

HomeRefurbers.com

Latest Projects | Latest Blog Entries | Latest Forum Topics

GardenTenders.com :: gardening showcase