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Project by Rj posted 2230 days ago 6432 views 24 times favorited 58 comments Add to Favorites Watch

Yin to Yang and Yang to Yin, Two energies causing everything to happen: just as things expand and contract, and temperature changes from hot to cold.

I wanted the table to look like a figure holding up the display.

Mid section being the body and legs, this being the Yin aspect of the project ”Yin would be dark, passive, downward Etc.”

The top section being the face (round maple burl piece) arms and table top ,This would be the Yang part of the project ”Yang would be bright, active, upward, hot, expanding, and strong”.

It’s made out of Quilted Maple ,Red Maple for the table top ,Walnut & Maple burl =inner circle.

-- Rj's Woodworks,San Jose & Weed Ca,





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GaryK

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#1 posted 2230 days ago

Great looking table. Great design and execution!

-- Gary - Never pass up the opportunity to make a mistake look like you planned it that way - Tyler, TX

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CharlieM1958

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#2 posted 2230 days ago

Fantastic piece of work!

-- Charlie M. "Woodworking - patience = firewood"

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Bigbuck

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#3 posted 2230 days ago

Very nice, that is a great looking peice!

-- Glenn, New Mexico

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Greg Wurst

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#4 posted 2230 days ago

Dang! Way beyond my skill level.

-- You're a unique and special person, just like everyone else.

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ND2ELK

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#5 posted 2230 days ago

Exquisite design and detail. You did a beautiful job on this table. Thanks for posting.

God Bless
tom

-- Mc Bridge Cabinets, Iowa

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dennis mitchell

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#6 posted 2230 days ago

A work of art!

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BobR

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#7 posted 2230 days ago

Very beautiful. You have done well.

-- Bob

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Daren Nelson

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#8 posted 2230 days ago

Where did you get that wood for the top (figured red maple) ? Sorry totally weird question, but it looks familiar to me. Great work !

-- http://nelsonwoodworks.biz/

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brunob

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#9 posted 2230 days ago

Excellent design and execution.

-- Bruce from Central New York...now, if you'll pardon me, I have some sawdust to make.

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Todd A. Clippinger

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#10 posted 2230 days ago

What can I say? Superb – No – SUPERB!

-- Todd A. Clippinger, Montana, http://americancraftsmanworkshop.com

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Dusty56

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#11 posted 2230 days ago

wow this is so nice !!! Great job : )

-- I'm absolutely positive that I couldn't be more uncertain!

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trifern

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#12 posted 2230 days ago

Absolutely gorgeous. Thank you for sharing.

-- My favorite piece is my last one, my best piece is my next one.

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Texasgaloot

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#13 posted 2229 days ago

Excellent concept! Very graceful, and fitting for the display. I’m curious also about the finish you chose. Could you fill us in on that?

Keep this stuff coming—you are humbling me!

-- There's no tool like an old tool...

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dewoodwork

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#14 posted 2229 days ago

Beautiful work!!

-- Express creativity with wood, Dewayne. Vacaville CA.

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Rj

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#15 posted 2229 days ago

Thank you for all the excellent complements
It keeps me trucking foreward and keeps my creative juices flowing.
I have alot more to come
Thks agn
Rj

-- Rj's Woodworks,San Jose & Weed Ca,

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