Copyright (c) 2015 en-us Fine Woodworking - MarkAReed's posts Fine Woodworking - MarkAReed's posts Tue, 30 Jun 2015 23:06:33 -0500 Fine Woodworking - MarkAReed's posts Fine Woodworking - MarkAReed's posts <![CDATA[A Bread Board made by a Blue Collar Bread Winner]]> Fri, 25 Apr 2014 09:34:16 -0500 A Bread Board made by a Blue Collar Bread Winner Posted by MarkAReed
Don't know about you ...... but, this is how us blue collar crusty carpenters like makin bread boards. . No mortised handmade miters, baltic bamboo butterflies, or a slidin sassafrass slip fitNo... ]]>
<![CDATA[A Fireplace Mantle for a new Friend]]> Thu, 13 Mar 2014 12:03:11 -0500 A Fireplace Mantle for a new Friend Posted by MarkAReed
I finally had the opportunity to take a picture of this mantle and share it with you. The client originally hired me to help him with his stair railings. They turned out really nice, so he asked me... ]]>
<![CDATA[Reflections of the USS Enterprise]]> Wed, 28 Nov 2012 10:48:26 -0500 Reflections of the USS Enterprise Posted by MarkAReed
Oak framed Mirror with glass display shelf This mirror frame is made from 2 1/4" oak colonial door casing cut offs and a used mirror from a bathroom remodel. There is a  1 1/2 x 1/2" oak pc. on... ]]>
<![CDATA[The Four Year Project]]> Mon, 19 Nov 2012 12:22:13 -0500 The Four Year Project Posted by MarkAReed
155 gal. bow front salt water aquarium stand This project took forever to build. It all started when a neighbor asked me to install a bay window for them. He had his own aquarium business, like that... ]]>
<![CDATA[Please leave a Message at the Beep....]]> Tue, 28 Jun 2011 10:19:09 -0500 Please leave a Message at the Beep.... Posted by MarkAReed
Winter has come and gone and still the phone sits in silence. It was supposed to start ringing by April 1st. It always does. Wait…..a message! God…. I hope it’s a big Kitchen... ]]>
<![CDATA[Mission Oak Office Desk Center from leftovers]]> Mon, 21 Mar 2011 16:51:34 -0500 Mission Oak Office Desk Center from leftovers Posted by MarkAReed
Or -What to make with 3- 4×8 sheets of rift oak plywood, 2 metal file cabinets, 2 left over 30×16 dovetailed maple drawers, and 2 old base drawer cabinets? As a cabinet maker, my... ]]>
<![CDATA[Reed's Woodshop ]]> Wed, 09 Mar 2011 21:28:52 -0500 Reed's Woodshop Posted by MarkAReed
Welcome to my little world. The shop is always open. Thanks to all of you for giving me a reason to finally clean my shop and photograph it. This shop has been a small work in progress for the last... ]]>
<![CDATA[The last of the Dinosaurs]]> Wed, 09 Mar 2011 20:55:10 -0500 The last of the Dinosaurs Posted by MarkAReed
The Moore ProjectArchitect: John Richert, owner of Crossroads Blue Sky This was one of the last rear projection cabinets I reluctantly built. The pocket doors stuck way out when open, and the lower... ]]>
<![CDATA[ Laundry room Cabinetry]]> Thu, 27 Jan 2011 08:47:07 -0500  Laundry room Cabinetry Posted by MarkAReed
These laundry cabinets were built for the Steers family Addition.  There was an existing 2nd flr hall closet that was only 2 ft deep due to the roof angle behind it. We raised the roof... ]]>
<![CDATA[Maple Library]]> Sun, 23 Jan 2011 22:31:08 -0500 Maple Library Posted by MarkAReed
Built for the Sable family, this maple desk and bookcase Library was alot of fun to build. ]]>
<![CDATA[Foot Locker]]> Wed, 05 Jan 2011 16:57:25 -0500 Foot Locker Posted by MarkAReed
  Made of 3/4" maple plywood and solid maple doors and face frames. Spray painted white with clear varnish inside. ]]>
<![CDATA[Octagon Window Bench Seat]]> Tue, 04 Jan 2011 13:18:50 -0500 Octagon Window Bench Seat Posted by MarkAReed
This octagon window seat is made of pre finished clr. Maple plywood inside and wrapped in vgrv.1x6 and painted poplar trim. The top is made of cherry. There are 3 dust free storage areas with... ]]>
<![CDATA[Cherry Entertainment Center]]> Fri, 31 Dec 2010 11:33:19 -0500 Cherry Entertainment Center Posted by MarkAReed
This cabinet was built for the Vickers family. Made of cherry and clear maple plywood casework inside the lower cabinets. It doesn't look like much here on Fine Woodworkng but a true... ]]>
<![CDATA[Oak Mantle and Bookcase]]> Mon, 27 Dec 2010 10:30:54 -0500 Oak Mantle and Bookcase Posted by MarkAReed
This cabinet was built for the Anderson whole house remodel project.  ]]>
<![CDATA[Oak Built in Armoires with dresser]]> Mon, 20 Dec 2010 00:16:57 -0500 Oak Built in Armoires with dresser Posted by MarkAReed
Originally, there was a single 5 ft. long closet with bi fold doors and a small half bath that stuck out 5 ft. into the 13.5 x 18 ft. bedroom. The outside wall was so cold in the winter it created... ]]>
<![CDATA[Oak Display Cabinet]]> Fri, 17 Dec 2010 19:27:47 -0500 Oak Display Cabinet Posted by MarkAReed
We collect pottery so I made this display cabinet with a towel bar below for the bathroom. ]]>
<![CDATA[Bathroom Vanity from recycled oak flooring]]> Tue, 07 Dec 2010 09:56:42 -0500 Bathroom Vanity from recycled oak flooring Posted by MarkAReed
A few years ago, I remodeled a large home and saved the 120 yr old, 1/4 sawn oak flooring that was installed with square nails and used it to build this vanity and mirror frame. The case is made of... ]]>
<![CDATA[grampa's tool box]]> Wed, 01 Dec 2010 21:09:19 -0500 grampa's tool box Posted by MarkAReed
My Grandfather, Francis Townsend was an inspiration to me as I grew up. He was always working on one of his inventions in his shop when I came to visit. He would love to explain when I asked and... ]]>