Birdseye Child's Desk

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Project by AKorchagin posted 04-02-2013 08:44 AM 1137 views 2 times favorited 8 comments Add to Favorites Watch

This is a Birdseye Maple and Brazilian Walnut desk that I made for my 18 month daughter to do her coloring on. I chamfered the edges of the top and thought it would look nice to gold leaf the chamfer but it didn’t quite turn out the way I expected.

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#1 posted 04-02-2013 10:08 AM

Good looking table. Something she can cherish.

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#2 posted 04-02-2013 12:24 PM

Thanks Monte, I just realized that I must have goofed up and not posted the final pic with the gold leaf I’ll have to add it tonight.

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#3 posted 04-02-2013 12:42 PM

That’s one heck of a lucky kid! Great looking table!

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#4 posted 04-02-2013 12:44 PM

Very nice work. I kniw she must love it.

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#5 posted 04-02-2013 05:46 PM

looks great!

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#6 posted 04-02-2013 09:22 PM

That project is elegant and original. The design, wood and the finish to each other nicely. Your workmanship captured my attention. Just wow.

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#7 posted 04-02-2013 10:51 PM

WOW! Your table looks really good. Thanks for sharing.

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#8 posted 04-03-2013 05:10 AM

That is awesome. Im sure she will cherish it for life. Great job

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