clarsach stand

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Project by macpiper posted 2185 days ago 1479 views 4 times favorited 7 comments Add to Favorites Watch

so here is my newest creation. it’s a clarsach stand. considering i only get to do maybe 3 hours a week building things, it still took way too long; the finish itself took over a month to finish! the woods are: walnut, padauk and figured birch/beech (i can never remember what i bought). the finish is basically the same from the “pop the grain” episode over at the woodwhisperer. although, i had to do some mixing of the transtint dyes to get a decent color. i’ll prob’ly rub the piece with some paper bag to cut down on some of the shine though. hope ya’ll enjoy it.

more pictures can be seen at my flickr account: kid_1carus

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#1 posted 2185 days ago

That’s gorgeous.

Where’s the clarsach?

-- Scott - Chico California

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#2 posted 2185 days ago

gosh that’s beautiful.
the time put into the finish definitely was worth it.

-- ~ Debbie, Canada (

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#3 posted 2185 days ago

Nice creation. The colour is eyes catching.
I like the wood figure very very much. It a nourishing art by nature.

-- masrol, kuala lumpur, MY.

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#4 posted 2185 days ago

Beautiful combination of woods. It came out great.

-- Happy woodworking!

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#5 posted 2185 days ago

Nice work. I like it.

-- keeping myself entertained ... Humor and fun lubricate the brain

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#6 posted 2184 days ago

Simply gorgeous… Thanks for sharing.

-- My favorite piece is my last one, my best piece is my next one.

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#7 posted 2182 days ago

WOW awesome work…

-- Wood and Glass they kick (well you know) Have a great day - Dug

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