Arts and Crafts Style End Table

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I made this table out of 4/4 rough sawn Oak planks that have been sitting in my dad’s garage for the past few winters. The wood came from a family friend that had an old oak tree fall on his property and he had the know how to get it sawn into boards. After a few trips through the planer I was able to to get everything to the right thickness. For the legs I went the easy route and just laminated 3 boards together and then planed them down to the correct dimensions. All the joints are mortise and tenon which were not as hard as I thought they would be, but the next go round should prove to have cleaner results.

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Jamie Speirs

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#1 posted 605 days ago

That’s a great table with a nice finish


-- Who is the happiest of men? He who values the merits of others, and in their pleasure takes joy, even as though 'twere his own. --Johann Wolfgang von Goethe

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#2 posted 605 days ago

Well worked through!

-- "someone has to be wounded for others to be saved, someone has to sacrifice for others to feel happiness, someone has to die so others could live"

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#3 posted 605 days ago

Very nice end table Mark.

-- Custom furniture

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Monte Pittman

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#4 posted 605 days ago

Welcome to LJ’s

Good job on table

-- 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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#5 posted 605 days ago

Nice work!

I made 3 of these a few years ago and love them…I visit the Stickley site all the time and try to figure out which piece I’ll make next. I did the Bow Arm Morris Char…that was a big challenge!


-- Wag more, bark less.

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#6 posted 605 days ago

Nice story! Nice piece! Hope you asked your dad? LOL! You are on your way. Looks like a older craftsman table saw under the piece?

-- Cau Haus Designs, Thomas J. Tieffenbacher

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#7 posted 469 days ago

Good work.I really like your end table.It is one piece of furniture that makes your living room complete.The unique thing about choosing an end table, as opposed to other pieces of furniture, is the fact that it not only has to match the furniture you already have, but it also has to fit in the space you have.

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