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Project by grandpasworkshop posted 678 days ago 935 views 6 times favorited 8 comments Add to Favorites Watch

This is a wine cabinet and dish hutch.It is Maple case with federal blue base coat and red pepper top coat.Using milk paint from general finishes.The red pepper was thinned down like ink and just use long brush strokes and when it dried the federal blue comes alive.Also took ice pick and punched holes all around top and sides to look like worm holes plus beat it up with a chain to really distress it. Still have to make doors for center and get glass,my glass company shut the doors so i have to shop for another source
This is a new customer that was referred from a customer of mine.

-- Grandpaj





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Monte Pittman

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#1 posted 677 days ago

The construction is great and the coloring is awesome.

-- Mother Nature created it, I just assemble it. - It's not ability that we often lack, but the patience to use our ability

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GenerationWW

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#2 posted 677 days ago

it looks great! Congrats on the new customer.

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

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grandpasworkshop

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#3 posted 677 days ago

Thanks guys the new customer might turn more work she is looking for media center also.Same distressed look

-- Grandpaj

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workerinwood

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#4 posted 677 days ago

Very nice, well done!!

-- Jack, Albuquerque

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a1Jim

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#5 posted 677 days ago

A super job on all counts ,great workmanship.

-- http://artisticwoodstudio.com Custom furniture

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grandpasworkshop

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#6 posted 677 days ago

Thanks Jim It was a challenge when it came to two color combo,first attempt but very satisfied

-- Grandpaj

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jack1

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#7 posted 677 days ago

Nice work.

-- jack -- ...measure once, curse twice!

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Roger

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#8 posted 674 days ago

Super nice Gramps. The color is very wine oriented..

-- Roger from KY. Work/Play/Travel Safe. Kentuk55@bellsouth.net

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