Walnut Plant stand

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Project by DMC1903 posted 236 days ago 661 views 4 times favorited 3 comments Add to Favorites Watch

Here is a plant stand I made for my wife, it’s made of Walnut and Fiddle back Maple.
This was my first attempt at POPING the grain, I used Zinsser sealcoat shellac and some trans tint dye.
The figured grain lines did not show up as planed, next time I will use Alcohol and dye, it’s much easier to sand off than shellac.
The legs were tapered and mortise and tenon were used to hold it together.
Four coats of General Finish Arm-A-Seal was used as the topcoat.

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#1 posted 236 days ago

Very nice plant stand…well done.

-- Dave.......Keep calm and make more sawdust....

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#2 posted 235 days ago

Good looking piece. Nice lob.

-- dnick, North Hollywood, Ca.

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#3 posted 233 days ago

Looks good and well crafted. Like the wood combo, has very pretty grain patterns.

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