Copyright (c) 2014 en-us Fine Woodworking - "Mahogany" tag posts Fine Woodworking - "Mahogany" tag posts Thu, 24 Apr 2014 06:29:05 -0500 Fine Woodworking - "Mahogany" tag posts Fine Woodworking - "Mahogany" tag posts <![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[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[Contemporary Tool Cabinet]]> Mon, 07 Apr 2014 11:02:16 -0500 Contemporary Tool Cabinet Posted by schafferfurniture
This tool cabinet was inspired by Mark Laub's work. It is made from birdseye maple and mahogany. All the dovetails were hand cut and so were the tennons. Finished with Shellac 44"H x 55" W x 14" D. ]]>
<![CDATA[Mahogany Lowboy]]> Thu, 03 Apr 2014 20:47:38 -0500 Mahogany Lowboy Posted by schafferfurniture
This lowboy was inspired by a Dunlap highboy. Made of mahogany and poplar. Complete with Horton Brass, ball and claw feet, dovetailed drawers, and 3 fans. Finished with 7 coats of Shellac  33" H x... ]]>
<![CDATA[Greene and Greene sofa table]]> Sat, 29 Mar 2014 18:55:15 -0500 Greene and Greene sofa table Posted by Nollie
Greene and Greene sofa table. This is a table from the Blacker House of witch the Greene brothers designed. I worked off a photo of the piece. The wood is Sipo Mahogany, Ebony and Poplar for the... ]]>
<![CDATA[First Father & Son Bed Project]]> Sat, 29 Mar 2014 18:22:58 -0500 First Father & Son Bed Project Posted by DennisZongker
This King Louis XV Rococo style bed was made by both my son Eric and myself. This is our first father and son piece of furniture made together for a customer. Eric turned the four bedposts on the... ]]>
<![CDATA[Mahogany/Makore Amoire]]> Fri, 28 Mar 2014 11:40:19 -0500 Mahogany/Makore Amoire Posted by TAW6
One thing about old houses is a lack of closets so a friend asked for a large amoire.  The African Mahogany case is accented with Makore veneered door and side panels. The upper unit also holds... ]]>
<![CDATA[Inbox]]> Sat, 22 Mar 2014 13:07:00 -0500 Inbox Posted by jedgberi
These are some inboxes I built to contain the clutter on my desk. I built a total of four. They are made from one mahogany board and mahogany veneer. I gave the other two away. ]]>
<![CDATA[Krenov-inspired Live-edge Cuban Mahogany Pipe Cabinet]]> Sun, 16 Mar 2014 18:10:00 -0500 Krenov-inspired Live-edge Cuban Mahogany Pipe Cabinet Posted by Andy_J
I fell in love with a piece of precious Cuban mahogany in the wood room at the College of the Redwoods, and talked my instructors into letting me use it to build this cabinet to house the pipe... ]]>
<![CDATA[The Hammer Family]]> Sun, 02 Mar 2014 14:26:12 -0500 The Hammer Family Posted by Czappa
Just had to make another one of these. Only took 50 hours to do. Lost count of the number of nails and tacks. Mahogony frame and vintage hammers. 23"x23"x3 ]]>
<![CDATA[Heather's Jewel]]> Wed, 26 Feb 2014 23:41:43 -0500 Heather's Jewel Posted by TAW6
Heather wanted easily accessible, wall-hung storage for her jewelry. A thin, double door box unit with six drawers filled the bill. The exterior door/drawer surfaces are cased with plane tree... ]]>
<![CDATA[Big]]> Tue, 11 Feb 2014 21:05:19 -0500 Big Posted by TAW6
A friend asked for a large dresser in an "old world" style and supplied a couple of internet images for reference. She also wanted plentiful Rosewood displayed along with separate storage for her... ]]>
<![CDATA[Modern credenza]]> Sun, 02 Feb 2014 17:32:49 -0500 Modern credenza Posted by LeChuck
This is a small credenza/console made to fit under a wall mounted TV. It is 44 inches wide and 24 inches high.   I am heavily influenced by mid-century modern and Danish styles.   The main case is... ]]>
<![CDATA[Deinonychus Skull Carving]]> Thu, 16 Jan 2014 13:55:09 -0500 Deinonychus Skull Carving Posted by DRyan
Woodworking and paleontology meet in this hand-carved scale dinosaur skull. ]]>
<![CDATA[Deinonychus Skull]]> Tue, 14 Jan 2014 13:48:44 -0500 Deinonychus Skull Posted by Bryan2014
Making a dinosaur skull is a project few seldom attempt. The task for this project was to carve a wooden replica of a Deinonychus that was accurate in its features to an actual fossil. The skull... ]]>
<![CDATA[Federal Entry Table]]> Sat, 11 Jan 2014 06:56:18 -0500 Federal Entry Table Posted by mackcr
Finished the Federal entry table that my wife wanted for our foyer. The table was to match an antique secretary that she had inherited from her great aunt (last picture). This was my first Federal... ]]>
<![CDATA[Wave Form Coffee Table ]]> Thu, 26 Dec 2013 12:19:00 -0500 Wave Form Coffee Table Posted by PennisiFineFurniture
Custom-designed coffee table handcrafted from bent plywood core, east indian rosewood, mahogany, ash, steel and glass. Email or visit for... ]]>
<![CDATA[Glider Horse]]> Tue, 24 Dec 2013 16:08:32 -0500 Glider Horse Posted by GrenadaBarefoot
About two months ago a friend called to ask if I could build a glider horse for his new baby daughter for Christmas. I had never done anything like this before but I said yes anyway. Then I got down... ]]>
<![CDATA[Chocking the Chicken]]> Sat, 21 Dec 2013 16:36:53 -0500 Chocking the Chicken Posted by Czappa
This is a sculpture that I just had to do. Every artist puts on the wall what he thinks is improtant, so I thought I would just put this up and ask the question, Why would Anyone Make this? Made from... ]]>
<![CDATA[Undying Love]]> Fri, 20 Dec 2013 17:11:40 -0500 Undying Love Posted by Czappa
This is an art work about people who can't give up on someone who left them. It says, "Your undying love is killing the ducks."      ]]>