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Project by grizzman posted 461 days ago 1391 views 4 times favorited 34 comments Add to Favorites Watch

this is a table i made from an oak slab that had just a beautiful form, and i wanted to showcase it in a way that it would be seen, and then i realized i had a curved piece that would be perfect for a lamp, so i combined all of these wooden parts to made a great table lamp and i gave it to my son, and shipped it to utah, it has developed a crack that will need fixed, but it will just add to it, thanks for taking a look .grizz

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DocSavage45

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#1 posted 461 days ago

Grizz,

Nice form to piece. Nakashima to the rescue! A couple of Dutchman (bow tie) braces?

-- Cau Haus Designs, Thomas J. Tieffenbacher

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#2 posted 461 days ago

Outta sight,Grizz….........Jim

-- Jim Jakosh.....Practical Wood Products...........Learn something new every day!! Variety is the Spice of Life!!

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#3 posted 461 days ago

Looks great Grizz.

-- A childs smile is payment enough.

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Don W

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#4 posted 461 days ago

I like it. Nice artistic project.

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Gary

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#5 posted 461 days ago

Great job Bob. Looks cool. Bet that didn’t ship cheap from Al to Utah

-- Gary, DeKalb Texas only 4 miles from the mill

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#6 posted 461 days ago

Beautiful wood and great work.

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gfadvm

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#7 posted 461 days ago

Very cool lamp. Those crosscut pieces always seem to crack! :(

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

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a1Jim

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#8 posted 461 days ago

Very very cool and a fantastic build Bob, A++++++++

-- http://artisticwoodstudio.com Custom furniture

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#9 posted 461 days ago

Beautiful job. Looks great they way you have assembled it. A bow-tie will only add to this piece. NICE work!

-- Use it up, Wear it out --------------- Make it do, Or do without!

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Woodbridge

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#10 posted 461 days ago

You’ve done a wonderful job showcasing the oak slab and natural curved base/lamp. Many times its best to let the wood speak for itself. Al that is needed is to shine a little light on it! Great piece.

-- Peter, Woodbridge, Ontario

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Built2Last

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#11 posted 461 days ago

Beautiful piece. Just hope no one opens that door and knocks it over!!!!!!

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bowtie

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#12 posted 461 days ago

Very nice design, that slab has so much character

-- bowtie,.....jus passin thru.... cccedar.com

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woodworker59

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#13 posted 461 days ago

what a beautiful table and lamp..that is the perfect example of someone seeing something in a piece of wood that no one else can see… very well done Grizz… very well done indeed… Papa

-- Papa@papaswoodworking.com

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#14 posted 461 days ago

somebody let pandora out of the box

nice

-- "Good artists borrow, great artists steal”…..Picasso

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#15 posted 461 days ago

Nice table!

-- CJIII Future cabinetmaker

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