Building a drawer pedestal in 35 seconds. Just having some fun. I just wish I could really knock them out that fast. Time Lapse For more building pictures see my Current Projects link at wwbeds.com or poggyskids.com. See what we are doing live:
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Location: North Little Rock, AR
I am a custom furniture builder who grew up playing in the saw dust. My dad started our waterbed furniture business when I was around 6 years old (1980). My first woodworking experience was making swords and guns to play with. I would make mini waterbeds out of scrap and use a zip lock bag for the mattress. I started working with Dad after school and in the summers when I was 15 (1989).
At that time, we were a very small business with maybe one other employee besides my dad and grandfather. I was thrown in, shown a picture, and had to figure out how to build it. This was probably the best thing for me. I learned the most that way. Because I had to learn as I went along, some of my building techniques can be different from other professionals.
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|added project||Houston Astros Baseball Bed||04-17-2015 01:51 PM|
|commented on||Horizontal Murphy bed with desk||04-16-2015 04:52 PM|
|commented on||Horizontal Murphy bed with desk||04-16-2015 04:22 PM|
|added project||Horizontal Murphy bed with desk||04-16-2015 01:35 PM|
|commented on||Storage Bed w/Lower Bookcase||03-21-2015 04:46 PM|
|commented on||Fenway Park Loft w/ Autograph bats||03-21-2015 04:44 PM|
|added project||Fenway Park Loft w/ Autograph bats||03-21-2015 12:47 PM|
|added project||Storage Bed w/Lower Bookcase||03-20-2015 08:14 PM|
|added project||Hybrid Batmobile||03-20-2015 01:53 PM|
|commented on||Jordan Shoe Box Cabient||03-18-2015 07:32 PM|
|added project||Jordan Shoe Box Cabient||03-18-2015 12:44 PM|
|added project||Murphy bed w/80" Hidden Desk.||12-31-2014 05:23 PM|
|added project||Pottery Barn Headboard||12-30-2014 02:33 PM|
|added project||Modern Four Post Waterbed||12-29-2014 09:41 PM|
|added project||Boat bed with drawers||12-26-2014 02:03 PM|
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I am working on the front cap of the train bed. I made a template for the arch and circle. This is something that I should have done about 3 trains ago. I keep having to reinvent the shapes. After I had the templates made, I then used the tem...
ALL ABOARD! Starting to build one of my train bed. This is what it will look like when I am finished. It will, of course, have a few customized changes requested by the customer, but overall will follow this pattern. I will blog about the ...
I got it built and ready for the finish. The customer requested that we do a two tone color. They really want it exactly like the saw on our web site (see example). I tweaked the colors a little bit but for the most part it is standard Minwax c...