|Project by Harold||posted 08-23-2008 09:03 PM||2588 views||5 times favorited||20 comments|
the last of the larger live edge Mango pieces and legs of Monkeypod…the pins were turned from Milo, slightly darker than the Monkeypod but with a deep rich chocolate color and a wonderful nutmeg smell when working. The live edge theme is an interesting one…and I am struggling to find a balance, leaning too far towards rustic one moment and too modern the next…But perhaps this is why we work with wood, such a forgiving medium that truly appreciates our best intentions. As far as how to’s, it’s super straight forward…I have 3 pins on one end and 5 on the opposite, each pin has a slight shoulder which I think I would eliminate if done again…..17” tall, about 13” deep and just under 4’ long….
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