toy and linen chests

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Project by kski60 posted 12-18-2012 01:13 AM 1148 views 0 times favorited 2 comments Add to Favorites Watch

These two pieces of “joy” were almost my undoing (see my blog on the matter). I thought I’d never finish these two projects. Bewtween the warping and splitting of the cheap knotty pine that was used I almost gave up. Nevertheless, patience prevailed and this is the outcome.
Kudos to Petriwood: a silicone/cedar oil sealant that strengthened the wood well enough that it stopped splitting on me.

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#1 posted 12-18-2012 02:25 AM

Great chest. that will be a family heirloom!!

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#2 posted 12-18-2012 05:35 AM

A unique chest well done.

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