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Project by macpiper posted 09-07-2008 03:17 PM 1574 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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ChicoWoodnut

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#1 posted 09-07-2008 03:26 PM

That’s gorgeous.

Where’s the clarsach?

-- Scott - Chico California http://chicowoodnut.home.comcast.net

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MsDebbieP

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#2 posted 09-07-2008 05:08 PM

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

-- ~ Debbie, Canada (https://www.facebook.com/DebbiePribeleENJOConsultant)

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woodworm

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#3 posted 09-07-2008 05:22 PM

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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Blake

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#4 posted 09-07-2008 05:31 PM

Beautiful combination of woods. It came out great.

-- Happy woodworking! http://www.openarmsphotography.com

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#5 posted 09-07-2008 08:46 PM

Nice work. I like it.

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

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trifern

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#6 posted 09-08-2008 05:59 AM

Simply gorgeous… Thanks for sharing.

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

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mcoyfrog

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#7 posted 09-10-2008 06:45 AM

WOW awesome work…

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

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