LumberJocks

Rolltop desk

  • Advertise with us
Project by Stormy posted 415 days ago 1252 views 5 times favorited 19 comments Add to Favorites Watch

Walnut rolltop desk just finished by my mentor Mick and I. Wood is from a tree in the front yard of the customer.
Largest project I have been involved with, and quite a learning experience.

Walnut with laquer finish.

-- Stormy: Sometimes the wood just tells you what it wants to be.





19 comments so far

View rfusca's profile

rfusca

155 posts in 470 days


#1 posted 415 days ago

Wow! That’s quite a build! Very nice!

-- Chris S., North Atlanta, GA - woodworker,DBA, cook, photographer

View SnowyRiver's profile

SnowyRiver

51451 posts in 2107 days


#2 posted 415 days ago

Great job…very nice.

-- Wayne - Plymouth MN

View Sanding2day's profile

Sanding2day

954 posts in 473 days


#3 posted 415 days ago

Very nice… Cool that it was made from the guy’s tree… Thanks for sharing…

-- Dan

View doncutlip's profile

doncutlip

2832 posts in 2183 days


#4 posted 415 days ago

wow, amazing

-- Don, Royersford, PA

View lumberdog's profile

lumberdog

225 posts in 1894 days


#5 posted 415 days ago

Great looking desk, i like it done in walnut.
I have always wanted to build a roll top, and i now have a big enough supply of quater sawn oak to do with, but i don’t have room in the house for it when i get it done. I guess i have to get rid of some of my other projects i have built over the years and just didn’t want to part with.

-- Lumberdog.. Michigan

View HillbillyShooter's profile

HillbillyShooter

4494 posts in 919 days


#6 posted 415 days ago

Very nice done—looks great.

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

View david38's profile

david38

1058 posts in 970 days


#7 posted 415 days ago

very nice desk

View gsimon's profile

gsimon

475 posts in 740 days


#8 posted 415 days ago

very nice desk and great work!

-- Greg Simon

View Reaper417's profile

Reaper417

35 posts in 872 days


#9 posted 415 days ago

Very nice, I would love to do something like that….

View Woodmaster1's profile

Woodmaster1

461 posts in 1214 days


#10 posted 415 days ago

Nice job on the desk! Now you have no excuses to get paperwork done.

View dnick's profile

dnick

910 posts in 1009 days


#11 posted 415 days ago

That’s a really nice piece. Well done.

-- dnick, North Hollywood, Ca.

View David Dean's profile

David Dean

510 posts in 1526 days


#12 posted 415 days ago

nice work

View Woodwrecker's profile

Woodwrecker

3582 posts in 2202 days


#13 posted 415 days ago

That’s a beauty !

-- Having fun...Eric

View BBF's profile

BBF

141 posts in 466 days


#14 posted 415 days ago

Very nice.

-- I've never been disappointed buying quality but I have been disappointed buying good enough.

View stefang's profile

stefang

12875 posts in 1961 days


#15 posted 414 days ago

Beautiful work.

-- Mike, an American living in Norway.

showing 1 through 15 of 19 comments

Have your say...

You must be signed in to post the comments.

DISCLAIMER: Any posts on LJ are posted by individuals acting in their own right and do not necessarily reflect the views of LJ. LJ will not be held liable for the actions of any user.

Latest Projects | Latest Blog Entries | Latest Forum Topics

HomeRefurbers.com

Latest Projects | Latest Blog Entries | Latest Forum Topics

GardenTenders.com :: gardening showcase