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Project by Cindy Braunheim posted 02-18-2014 04:25 PM 1268 views 3 times favorited 14 comments Add to Favorites Watch

This project is of my friends vision and my design and creation. It took over two years of Sundays and evenings, but I did it and I am proud!
www.visionationwoodworking.com

-- Cindy in Seattle, http://visionationwoodworking.com





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#1 posted 02-18-2014 04:27 PM

That’s really nice work. You should be proud!

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#2 posted 02-18-2014 05:07 PM

beautiful.
You didn’t mention the wood, looks obviously like Maple nice figure…
And is that purple heart, walnut or something else?

Nice work, nice design..

-- Jeff NJ

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#3 posted 02-18-2014 07:09 PM

Very nice work! My wife would pay me to make one like this!

-- Bill L, PA, www.confusedwoodworker.wordpress.com I don't believe in isms, I just believe in me.

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#4 posted 02-18-2014 07:11 PM

I think a bit of pride for this is justified! Great colors and very nice job.

-- Rick, Tennessee, John 3:16

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#5 posted 02-18-2014 07:18 PM

Quite attractive set of built-ins you have created. Wow, 2 years – that’s dedication. Wish I had an entire wall of shelving for my books that looked that nice. Well done.

-- Ron, Eugene, OR, "Curiosity is a terrible thing to waste."

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#6 posted 02-18-2014 07:34 PM

The most beautiful Library Built-In I have ever seen. Great design too! Pride in your workmanship shows in all your projects

-- Mike The Termite ~~~~~ Working safely may get old, but so do those who practice it.

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#7 posted 02-18-2014 09:28 PM

nice job

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#8 posted 02-19-2014 02:07 AM

That’s a great looking built-in library! I’ll bet she loves it!

-- Dean

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#9 posted 02-19-2014 04:46 AM

A very beautiful piece. Well done.

-- dnick, North Hollywood, Ca.

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#10 posted 02-19-2014 11:11 AM

Great work and you should be proud! Its beautiful….Well done….

-- Ken, "Everyday above ground is a good day!"

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#11 posted 02-19-2014 01:21 PM

Good stuff Cindy in Seattle. I like the design, color and appearance. Well Done and your pride is warranted.

-- DonB

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#12 posted 02-19-2014 03:28 PM

Great looking built ins. Very well done.

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#13 posted 02-19-2014 05:09 PM

How did I almost miss this one?.....wow.

The natural maple? interior is one of my favorite looks. But the purple heart? trim really takes it to another level.

I love the way you floated the bookcases and center cabinet, the true 4 panel book matched inset doors, the dovetailed pull outs.

The wavy top rail is really cool. I hope others appreciate the effort it took to make it work with the face frame.

nice job, I mean, really nice.

-- Mark - I prefer the tumult of liberty to the quiet of servitude.

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#14 posted 02-20-2014 03:56 AM

Thank you, everyone for your comments and compliments! WoodchuckerNJ – yes, all face frame and trim is purple heart, the rest is maple. Reedwood Mark – you really get it – thank you! I thought of chamfering the joints, but thought it would be too much. Next time…

-- Cindy in Seattle, http://visionationwoodworking.com

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