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Project by Darrell Peart posted 607 days ago 5204 views 49 times favorited 32 comments Add to Favorites Watch

This is my second new bed design this year. With the Thorsen Bed I had to put my head back into traditional Greene & Greene – but with this design I could let myself go a bit.
The project was at the request of a client who loved my Freemont Nightstands and wanted a bed to match. The Freemont Nightstand was in turn a client request for nightstands to match my Aurora Chest of Drawers – might have to change Aurora Chest of Drawers to Freemont Chest of Drawers.

-- Darrell Peart - Seattle - www.furnituremaker.com - author G&G Design Elements for the Workshop





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grizzman

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#1 posted 607 days ago

well you have not slipped any Darrell, this is as beautiful as is to be expected.

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#2 posted 607 days ago

Fabulous…just fabulous… you are the master…

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#3 posted 607 days ago

Another outstanding design and build,beautiful work Darrell

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#4 posted 607 days ago

Absolutely stunning—beautiful work as always. Thanks for posting!

-- John C. -- "Firearms are second only to the Constitution in importance; they are the peoples' liberty's teeth." George Washington

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#5 posted 607 days ago

Yet another gorgeous piece.

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#6 posted 607 days ago

Darrell another great looking design. Well done!

When is the new book release date?

Thanks
Richard
Michigan

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#7 posted 607 days ago

Thanks everyone! The new book is due spring/summer 2013.

-- Darrell Peart - Seattle - www.furnituremaker.com - author G&G Design Elements for the Workshop

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#8 posted 607 days ago

Very sleek design

-- 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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#9 posted 607 days ago

like your work

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#10 posted 607 days ago

Your level of artistry is magnificent.

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#11 posted 607 days ago

Wonder full design. What did you use for stain if i may ask

-- Nollie Bay City , Tx .http://www.leoncustomfurniture.com

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#12 posted 607 days ago

Excellent…!

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#13 posted 607 days ago

Gorgeous – as always. Thanks for continuing to provide inspiration to those of us that follow the G&G style. Someday I hope to be able to build a G&G bed with all of the wonderful details like this one.

-- Earl "I'm a pessamist - generally that increases the chance that things will turn out better than expected"

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#14 posted 607 days ago

Thanks
Nollie, I farm the finish on my pieces for clients. My finisher mixes the stain using very finely ground pigment and a hybrid top coat . He gets into chemistry every time I ask about it and looses me.
The finish I use for home projects is very similar to the one my finsher uses – you can see the formula on my blog:
http://darrellpeart.blogspot.com/2009/02/greene-and-greene-wood-finishing.html

-- Darrell Peart - Seattle - www.furnituremaker.com - author G&G Design Elements for the Workshop

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#15 posted 607 days ago

I like it!! I’m not a Greene & Greene fan at all, but I really like this!

-- I didn't go to college, I was too busy learning stuff - Ted Nugent

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