Copyright (c) 2014 en-us Fine Woodworking - "Modern" tag posts Fine Woodworking - "Modern" tag posts Thu, 17 Apr 2014 03:54:38 -0500 Fine Woodworking - "Modern" tag posts Fine Woodworking - "Modern" tag posts <![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[DIOGENES - Wooden Table Lamp]]> Thu, 10 Apr 2014 11:17:11 -0500 DIOGENES - Wooden Table Lamp Posted by MiroWoody
Diogenes is a small table lamp (size 26cm X 24cm) made of plum and cherry wood.  ]]>
<![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[Jefferson Writing Desk]]> Sat, 05 Apr 2014 09:30:42 -0500 Jefferson Writing Desk Posted by barrycrowe
This was my first Jefferson Writing Desk and major dovetail project. I think I did okay. ]]>
<![CDATA[Better than your vintage vinyl collection?]]> Tue, 25 Mar 2014 15:55:33 -0500 Better than your vintage vinyl collection? Posted by Ben_Blackmar
A new "spin" on wood turning: What happens when you translate wood into music? ]]>
<![CDATA[My "learning table", cherry hall table]]> Mon, 24 Mar 2014 20:14:48 -0500 My Posted by corymickelson
The "learning table" I've named because I tried to incorporate something new to me during every step of this project. This is the first table I have built. It's also my first experience with... ]]>
<![CDATA[Hide-a-bed]]> Fri, 14 Mar 2014 07:24:38 -0500 Hide-a-bed Posted by AtelierDelAubier
New Hide-a-bed in a playroom. ]]>
<![CDATA[Workshop Upgrade]]> Sun, 09 Mar 2014 23:43:21 -0500 Workshop Upgrade Posted by Kelly_MN
I decided to make better use of the 10-foot celings in my shop and eliminate several rolling carts taking up valuable floor space. I added cabinets above my work bench, trimmed out the windows to... ]]>
<![CDATA[maple slab bench]]> Mon, 03 Mar 2014 20:02:37 -0500 maple slab bench Posted by jroth33139
Maple slab bench for our family room.  Kept the bases simple to highlight the beautiful grain that popped after applying Watco Danish Oil.  ]]>
<![CDATA[Asymmetrical End Table]]> Wed, 26 Feb 2014 01:40:16 -0500 Asymmetrical End Table Posted by njachim
  This project was the first piece of fine furniture I have made. I deisgned and built this piece for a introductory woodworking class at my college. I was greatly inspired by an article in Fine... ]]>
<![CDATA[Maple and Walnut Blanket Box]]> Tue, 18 Feb 2014 18:45:27 -0500 Maple and Walnut Blanket Box Posted by CowboyKenny
Blanket Box for my daughter. Walnut frame and maple panels. Finished with shellac. Aromatic cedar inside. ]]>
<![CDATA[Rosewood Dining room table]]> Sun, 16 Feb 2014 20:12:08 -0500 Rosewood Dining room table Posted by jacko9
I constructed this South American Rosewood table top with a Indonesian Rosewood base. The overall length is 72" x 46" wide X 291/2" high. The apron and legs were finished with super blonde shellac to... ]]>
<![CDATA[Cabinet]]> Thu, 13 Feb 2014 15:42:20 -0500 Cabinet Posted by DoronPdut
Cabinet for shoes and coats. Hand dovetailed.   ]]>
<![CDATA[ jewelry box]]> Thu, 13 Feb 2014 15:08:01 -0500  jewelry box Posted by DoronPdut
A gift for the woman ]]>
<![CDATA[Oak, cherry, brass and leather credenza]]> Sat, 08 Feb 2014 04:23:19 -0500 Oak, cherry, brass and leather credenza Posted by hzwerling
I needed a place to store the stereo, cable, TV, apple TV components under a wall mounted TV. I wanted to design a visually appealling and functional item which would make people take a second look... ]]>
<![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[Piet Mondrian-inspired mirror wall piece]]> Sat, 18 Jan 2014 19:53:00 -0500 Piet Mondrian-inspired mirror wall piece Posted by jugg1es
I originally tried to buy colored mirrors for the colored boxes but it was WAY too expensive, so I simply used colored overhead projector sheets cut to size and put them over regular mirrors. Each... ]]>
<![CDATA[Irregular cherry built-in, TONS of drawers]]> Sat, 18 Jan 2014 19:43:20 -0500 Irregular cherry built-in, TONS of drawers Posted by jugg1es
This built-in is actually a jig-saw puzzle of 7 seperate cabinets so that I could build it at my home shop and then transport it to it's final location.  Each drawer was constructed using handcut... ]]>
<![CDATA[Men's Valet Box With Phone Charging And Hidden Compartments, Texas Cedar Elm]]> Wed, 15 Jan 2014 13:38:11 -0500 Men's Valet Box With Phone Charging And Hidden Compartments, Texas Cedar Elm Posted by user-3155252
Pictured is what I refer to as a Hybrid this is my own design in which I've combined bandsaw box with Mitered splined joinery, the inner part of the box is a bandsaw box and the outter is mitered, it... ]]>
<![CDATA[Simple End Table]]> Mon, 13 Jan 2014 18:26:08 -0500 Simple End Table Posted by chepburn
I have built a few of these tables using various woods for the tops that have been auctioned off for Breast Cancer fundraisers. This particular table is made with a lacewood top, cherry legs and... ]]>