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Project by WoodenSoldier posted 02-10-2013 11:56 PM 1371 views 3 times favorited 16 comments Add to Favorites Watch

Redwood Burl slab table I made for a friend. He purchased the materials and gave me complete artistic freedom. The legs are power-carved poplar stained white then a couple coats of glossy poly over them. I filled the knots and holes in on the top with clear epoxy then finished it with GF acrylic enduro varnish.

I’m really happy with the way it turned out and I’m thinking about making one for myself.

Thanks for looking.

-- Create something everyday.





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#1 posted 02-11-2013 12:00 AM

Great sculpting job. Beautiful piece.

-- Mother Nature created it, I just assemble it.

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#2 posted 02-11-2013 01:00 AM

Nice work. I like it.

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#3 posted 02-11-2013 01:41 AM

Very nice…! I especially like the sculpting that you did on the legs. I know your friend had to be extremely happy with it…

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#4 posted 02-11-2013 01:42 AM

really cool.

-- Peter, Woodbridge, Ontario

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#5 posted 02-11-2013 02:49 AM

That’s a beautiful piece of redwood burl and those legs are pretty special as well. Good job.

-- " I'll try to be nicer, if you'll try to be smarter" gfadvm

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#6 posted 02-11-2013 03:14 AM

What brand of do you use?

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#7 posted 02-11-2013 03:42 AM

Beautiful work! I like the concept!

Nate

-- "With a little bit of faith, and some imagination, you can build anything!" Nate

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#8 posted 02-11-2013 07:17 AM

Great work!

-- Dreaming patterns

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#9 posted 02-11-2013 07:58 AM

nice job!!!

-- "He who has no dog, hunts with a cat" Portuguese proverb

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#10 posted 02-11-2013 03:48 PM

great looking top

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#11 posted 02-11-2013 06:01 PM

A work of art, what a beautiful table. Even your pictures are top notch!!!!

-- Ken, "Everyday above ground is a good day!"

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#12 posted 02-11-2013 08:37 PM

Really cool! And the design is unique! Beautiful piece and you have excellent craftsmanship!

www.bandsawparts.com

-- "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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#13 posted 02-13-2013 05:08 AM

Love the legs. That’s what I call thinking inside, outside, and all around the box.

-- Natalie - My mind is like a bad neighborhood, I don't like to go there alone.

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#14 posted 02-13-2013 06:32 AM

Thanks. I have another order already for a matching one as a coffee table!

-- Create something everyday.

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#15 posted 02-14-2013 03:54 PM

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