Copyright (c) 2014 en-us Fine Woodworking - "Bronze" tag posts Fine Woodworking - "Bronze" tag posts Wed, 30 Jul 2014 14:19:47 -0500 Fine Woodworking - "Bronze" tag posts Fine Woodworking - "Bronze" tag posts <![CDATA[a Tavola - a dining table]]> Wed, 07 Nov 2012 20:17:39 -0500 a Tavola - a dining table Posted by Eboniste
This dining table was a collaboration with the renowned bronze sculptor, Richard Panktratz. It was a great experience since we both tend to think somewhat out of the box, and like the idea of fluid... ]]>
<![CDATA[Georgian-Style Dressing Table]]> Wed, 24 Oct 2012 11:52:50 -0500 Georgian-Style Dressing Table Posted by FWW_Gallery
Woodworker: John IglehartIglehart built this dressing table (26 in. deep by 48 in. wide by 30 in. tall) for a client living in a Georgian-style former rectory. The finished piece had to match the... ]]>
<![CDATA[Wedding Chest]]> Wed, 24 Oct 2012 11:45:29 -0500 Wedding Chest Posted by FWW_Gallery
Woodworker: John P. McCormack McCormack crafted this chest when his friends Cathie and Sam got married. In lieu of traditional wedding gifts, the couple asked that guests help fund twocommissions... ]]>
<![CDATA[18th-Century French-style Dining Table]]> Wed, 24 Oct 2012 11:25:52 -0500 18th-Century French-style Dining Table Posted by FWW_Gallery
18th-century French dining table by Rob Anderson. The table is made from koa, MDF veneered with pommele sapele, satinwood and purpleheart, and features gilt bronze on the knees and ankles formally known as Ormolu. Ormolu was popular in 18th-century French furnitures as both a decorative and protective element. ]]>
<![CDATA[Dining Table]]> Wed, 24 Oct 2012 11:25:01 -0500 Dining Table Posted by FWW_Gallery
Made in England, this walnut and burr walnut dining table features a bronze and steel winding mechanism that opens the table when turned, allowing wedge-shaped leaves to be inserted. The table is valued at $46,000 (1993). ]]>
<![CDATA[Garden Bench]]> Wed, 24 Oct 2012 11:24:42 -0500 Garden Bench Posted by FWW_Gallery
Plantation teak and bronze foot caps will keep this garden bench weather-proof for years to come. To further protect it, it is finished with clear penetrating oil and water sealer. ]]>
<![CDATA[Instrument Cabinet]]> Wed, 24 Oct 2012 11:16:46 -0500 Instrument Cabinet Posted by FWW_Gallery
This Art Deco-style cabinet is made from jarrah, European pear, holly stringing, faux tortoiseshell, bone, fossilized ivory and bronze. Amaral worked 750 hours on the piece. ]]>
<![CDATA[Handplanes]]> Wed, 24 Oct 2012 11:16:12 -0500 Handplanes Posted by FWW_Gallery
Yelgin crafted these handplanes from a ironwood, rosewood, brass, bronze and stainless steel. The wood on the three planes is finished with oil. ]]>
<![CDATA[Turned Sculpture]]> Wed, 24 Oct 2012 11:12:06 -0500 Turned Sculpture Posted by FWW_Gallery
McKay’s turned sculptures are made from cast-leaded crystal and nickel-plated bronze. ]]>
<![CDATA[Dining Table]]> Wed, 24 Oct 2012 11:12:05 -0500 Dining Table Posted by FWW_Gallery
Paul Schurch’s Pollard ash table features purpleheart inlay. The three-toed griffin feet are made from cast-bronze. The table is finished with oil-and-varnish. ]]>
<![CDATA[Hall Table]]> Wed, 24 Oct 2012 11:09:48 -0500 Hall Table Posted by FWW_Gallery
Hall table from solid walnut, walnut veneer, pau ferro, maple and bronze. It is finished with French polish and wax. ]]>
<![CDATA[Japanese-style Coffee Table]]> Wed, 24 Oct 2012 11:09:47 -0500 Japanese-style Coffee Table Posted by FWW_Gallery
Hucker made this Japanese-inspired table from beefwood, bronze and waxed linen cord. The coffee table is finished with oil. ]]>
<![CDATA[Windsor-style Bed]]> Wed, 24 Oct 2012 11:08:02 -0500 Windsor-style Bed Posted by FWW_Gallery
This lightweight platform bed is crafted from cherry, maple and bronze, and is finished with oil. ]]>
<![CDATA[Infill Smoother ]]> Wed, 24 Oct 2012 11:05:34 -0500 Infill Smoother Posted by FWW_Gallery
The smoothing plane is constructed from walnut burk, bronze, brass, and steel. The infill plane is made from ebony and ivory inlay, bronze and steel. The smoother is finished with tung oil and wax, and the infill is wax only. ]]>
<![CDATA[Shoulder Plane]]> Wed, 24 Oct 2012 11:00:39 -0500 Shoulder Plane Posted by FWW_Gallery
Buckner made this shoulder plane of phosphor bronze, tool steel and rosewood infill. The infill is finished with French-polish. ]]>
<![CDATA[Handmade Tools]]> Wed, 24 Oct 2012 11:00:23 -0500 Handmade Tools Posted by FWW_Gallery
Handmade hand tools by Yeung Chan. ]]>
<![CDATA[Entertainment Cabinet]]> Wed, 24 Oct 2012 11:00:11 -0500 Entertainment Cabinet Posted by FWW_Gallery
This entertainment center features a variety of woods, such as white oak, Honduras mahogany, iroko, black walnut, maple, and ebony. The unit also features curly-maple veneered door panels and is finished with acrylic lacquer over dewaxed shellac. ]]>
<![CDATA[1000yr old Redwood, Curly Maple and Bronze End Tables]]> Mon, 07 Nov 2011 16:22:37 -0500 1000yr old Redwood, Curly Maple and Bronze End Tables Posted by OmarAngelPerez
These tables are the result from a gift of some 1000yr old 1/4 inch thick bookmatched pieces of Redwood.  A guitar maker neighbor had these pieces for many years without being able to use them... ]]>
<![CDATA[Art Nouveau demilune]]> Sun, 30 Oct 2011 12:27:36 -0500 Art Nouveau demilune Posted by canoeral1
I designed and built this during my second semester at Red Rocks Community College.  It has about 200 hours in it, there is cherry, maple, mother of pearl, veneer, and a cast bronze sun that I... ]]>
<![CDATA[Quilted Sapele Dining Table]]> Mon, 08 Aug 2011 22:53:06 -0500 Quilted Sapele Dining Table Posted by OmarAngelPerez
This is a recent commission finished for a client that wanted to seat two at the ends of the dining table.  That size especially works nice when it's a square, and becomes quite a statement when... ]]>