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Project by Don Kriner posted 06-07-2013 11:55 AM 1144 views 11 times favorited 7 comments Add to Favorites Watch

This is a bassinet that I made for my granddaugter. I found a picture of one a lot like this in the magazine (Antique) that was made back in the 1700s. I went from the picture and drew up my own plans and built this one you see in the picture. The bassinet is made of walnut and trimmed in maple. I finished it just about two weeks before my granddaughter was born. Don

-- Don Kriner

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#1 posted 06-07-2013 12:33 PM

That is beautiful Don, very well done.

-- Dale West Central Pa. Do it all, before last call.

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#2 posted 06-07-2013 12:40 PM

Very nicely done!

-- John C. -- "Firearms are second only to the Constitution in importance; they are the peoples' liberty's teeth." George Washington

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#3 posted 06-07-2013 02:39 PM

beautiful work

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#4 posted 06-07-2013 04:57 PM

Great job and beautiful work of art.

-- Tom Godfrey Landrum South Carolina (

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#5 posted 06-07-2013 09:19 PM

Love this, it’s beautiful!

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#6 posted 06-07-2013 11:35 PM

Congratulations on the New Addition to your Family Don!
Congratulations are also in order for this beautiful piece you have made for her…
Very Well Done, thanks for sharing it, and Welcome to L.J.’s my Friend!
I’m looking forward to seeing more of your work! :)

-- Mike in Concord, NH---Unpleasant tasks are simply worthy challenges to improve skills.

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#7 posted 06-10-2013 04:48 PM

Fine looking bassinet! Great design and like the use of the contrasting woods. You just created a family heirloom. Impressive work!

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