Copyright (c) 2014 en-us Fine Woodworking - Gallery category posts Fine Woodworking - Gallery category posts Fri, 25 Apr 2014 02:27:31 -0500 Fine Woodworking - Gallery category posts Fine Woodworking - Gallery category posts <![CDATA[wave front drawers]]> Thu, 24 Apr 2014 14:18:26 -0500 wave front drawers Posted by donpanic
This is a wave front chest to match wall decoration. It was made only with wood I had; mostly birds eye maple and figured cherry. waves were shaped on a band saw and then veneered with maple. Inlay... ]]>
<![CDATA[Cherry Night Table]]> Thu, 24 Apr 2014 03:53:33 -0500 Cherry Night Table Posted by R_Cameron
Hi, Here is my first attempt at using hardwood in a furniture project. It is made of cherry, with baltic birch for the drawers. I decided to use soft closing drawer slides because of personal... ]]>
<![CDATA[Mahogany Segmented Bowl]]> Wed, 23 Apr 2014 13:46:51 -0500 Mahogany Segmented Bowl Posted by user-2952351
This is my first attempt at a segmented bowl.  It's constructed of mahogany, with ebony, bloodwood and maple accents.  The stringing design in the bottom is bloodwood, ebony, and holly.  The 132"... ]]>
<![CDATA[BBQ Table From Used Pallet]]> Wed, 23 Apr 2014 04:15:52 -0500 BBQ Table From Used Pallet Posted by ianmorrison1982
This was initially intended to be a BBQ cart but I wasn't sure if I'll manage to attach the wheels well, so I went for a more straightforward project with simple C-shape legs. Now, I'm happy I made... ]]>
<![CDATA[Galaxies Collide]]> Tue, 22 Apr 2014 21:25:24 -0500 Galaxies Collide Posted by tmoll2013
This is my side table that is carved to represent the merging of two galaxies. The Andromeda and Milky Way Galaxies will collide in about 4 Billion years, so this is after one collision and the... ]]>
<![CDATA[minitable]]> Tue, 22 Apr 2014 15:53:46 -0500 minitable Posted by billyryn
As a result of a knee replacement, trotting-off to the bathroom at three a.m. was to be avoided. However the storage capacity of the bladder placed a limit on this declaration of independence. I... ]]>
<![CDATA[Prevent Your Furniture From Shrinking And Swelling]]> Tue, 22 Apr 2014 13:38:58 -0500 Prevent Your Furniture From Shrinking And Swelling Posted by JoanneWatson
Quality wooden furniture is an investment which lasts for decades. This is why we should take good care of it. The most common issue with furniture is it's swelling and shrinking. These processes... ]]>
<![CDATA[Ming Couch Table]]> Mon, 21 Apr 2014 10:49:28 -0500 Ming Couch Table Posted by oldwindowguy
This table was built using the photograph and measured drawings, plate 2, of "Chinese Domestic Furniture" by Gustav Ecke as a guide. I followed the books joinery drawings except I substituted dowels... ]]>
<![CDATA[Blanket Chest]]> Sun, 20 Apr 2014 17:33:49 -0500 Blanket Chest Posted by bpiekney
Built as a Toy Chest with stabilizing hinges and air passages for safety.  A removable bottom of aromatic cedar is included for use as a Blanket Chest later.  A basic chest design was used but with... ]]>
<![CDATA[Built-in Buffet]]> Sun, 20 Apr 2014 13:39:46 -0500 Built-in Buffet Posted by mvukas
I used a mix of fir grain to match the existing wood work in the house. Finewoodworking was a great help as I pushed my skills. Refered to many of the great videos and articles to build this. Frame ... ]]>
<![CDATA[Boxes]]> Sun, 20 Apr 2014 08:03:47 -0500 Boxes Posted by GrenadaBarefoot
Since my pile of cut off lumber has slowly started to take over the shop I thought I would build a few boxes with it and practice some techniques that I have wanted to try. It is also a great way to... ]]>
<![CDATA[kelly dresser]]> Sun, 20 Apr 2014 00:35:08 -0500 kelly dresser Posted by wdman
Solid cherry dresser Finish: lye, shellac, then waterborne lacquer  Dovetail drawers ]]>
<![CDATA[Blanket chest]]> Sat, 19 Apr 2014 08:33:33 -0500 Blanket chest Posted by Turkey9
Black walnut trim on oak box. All from rough lumber. Finger joints add visual interest. Cedar lined. Torsion hinges. ]]>
<![CDATA[VENUS WALK - Handmade Wooden Lamp]]> Thu, 17 Apr 2014 10:12:30 -0500 VENUS WALK - Handmade Wooden Lamp Posted by MiroWoody
Cherry wood is responsible for this funky red lighting effect - a chance discovery on my side :) Furthermore, it combines nicely with fir in terms of texture and color. The  lampshade, the cover for... ]]>
<![CDATA[RUMI'S ROSE - Handamde Wooden Lamp]]> Thu, 17 Apr 2014 09:50:43 -0500 RUMI'S ROSE - Handamde Wooden Lamp Posted by MiroWoody
The lamp is made of beech wood, walnut and carved coconut. The carvings create light drawings on the wall - one of the nicest light effects I've managed to achieve so far :) . In this respect, good... ]]>
<![CDATA[Bandsawn Fish Box]]> Tue, 15 Apr 2014 15:47:26 -0500 Bandsawn Fish Box Posted by StumblinMike
Had to laminate three 3/4 boards to get the thickness.  The species is sapele. ]]>
<![CDATA[Cherry Chest on Chest]]> Mon, 14 Apr 2014 16:48:14 -0500 Cherry Chest on Chest Posted by dogface
This is a simplfied Thomas Elf chest on chest. This was built in 2005. Cherry and figured Cherry for the drawer fronts. Poplar for secondary wood Finish is shellace and wax ]]>
<![CDATA[Smoke and Mirrors]]> Sun, 13 Apr 2014 23:56:40 -0500 Smoke and Mirrors Posted by TAW6
Friends wanted to outfit their contemporary bedroom with mirrored pieces instead of more traditional designs. Based on photos they provided, I prepared designs for a dresser and matching... ]]>
<![CDATA[Dining Room Chair]]> Sat, 12 Apr 2014 07:46:18 -0500 Dining Room Chair Posted by zap_essop
I will explain the facts that had taken place in the making of my chair, my inspiration of the making of this chair was a chair that I saw at a family home. I took photos of the chair and therefore... ]]>
<![CDATA[Geometric Carved Panel]]> Fri, 11 Apr 2014 13:32:50 -0500 Geometric Carved Panel Posted by DennisZongker
This Curly Maple with Oyster sample panel is 18" x 18" Square x 1 3/8" thick. The customer is wanting a full door at 1 3/8" thick x 36" wide x 84" tall which will be for a door that opens up into... ]]>