or Join Now!
This is another barnwood project,the lady that purchased the wine hutch wanted some place to hide the sneakers instead of tripping over them.I have lots more of that wood so i guess I will do some more rustic stuff
home | projects | blog
344 posts in 3145 days
Preview this project card
4166 posts in 2222 days
#1 posted 01-17-2013 08:40 PM
Great chest, the wood has great characterMust be nice to work withJamie
-- 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
#2 posted 01-17-2013 08:46 PM
Thanks Jamie,Yes I have lots of it ,I was able to salvage a old machine shed and got lots of it b4 they burned the pile.Lots of nails to pull but it is that or marshmellows
4080 posts in 1556 days
#3 posted 01-17-2013 09:40 PM
great looking cabinet,it turned out nice.
#4 posted 01-17-2013 09:48 PM
I love taking old stuff and creating something out of it for sure. After Im doer then that’s when i draw a plan for next tine around
19455 posts in 2170 days
#5 posted 01-18-2013 12:37 AM
Looks really good Gramps. Nice way to save some good ole wood
-- Roger from KY. Work/Play/Travel Safe. Keep your dust collector fed. Kentuk55@yahoo.com
14891 posts in 2056 days
#6 posted 01-18-2013 01:28 AM
That is a nice build. There is a way to “age ” those cut edges to match the weathered wood but I just can’t remember where I saw it. Maybe someone else will chime in that remembers.
-- " I'll try to be nicer, if you'll try to be smarter" gfadvm
#7 posted 01-18-2013 02:38 AM
I was going to consider taking some dark grey stain and hit it but the lady that bought it is satisfied so that’s all that counts
#8 posted 01-18-2013 02:39 AM
Roger from Ky thanks alot.I enjoy saving
8128 posts in 2233 days
#9 posted 01-18-2013 08:12 AM
My wife need one to put clean cloth before ironong! Thanks for idea.
-- Ivan, Croatia, Wooddicted
20940 posts in 1704 days
#10 posted 01-18-2013 02:36 PM
Great looking trunk
-- Mother Nature created it, I just assemble it.
11362 posts in 1542 days
#11 posted 01-18-2013 02:39 PM
Really like the look of it. Has a great build and great salvage of the wood. Way to go!
#12 posted 01-18-2013 03:56 PM
If I can salvage wood Ill always make something with it. I do lots of large scale birdhouses also with it..I cut them into square logs and build
#13 posted 01-18-2013 03:57 PM
here is example of the houses
374 posts in 1979 days
#14 posted 01-18-2013 05:39 PM
Whoa! THat’s like a bird penthouse. Very cool!
And the chest is great – I’ll bet the wood is very stable.
-- Mike from Lansdowne, PA
#15 posted 01-18-2013 06:19 PM
s Mike. I think I built and sold 15 last summer I still have a large one left
View all comments »
showing 1 through 15 of 21 comments
Go to Pulse page »
©2016 Verticalscope Inc. All Rights Reserved. |
Terms of Service
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