Copyright (c) 2014 en-us Fine Woodworking - "Walnut" tag posts Fine Woodworking - "Walnut" tag posts Thu, 24 Jul 2014 07:28:23 -0500 Fine Woodworking - "Walnut" tag posts Fine Woodworking - "Walnut" tag posts <![CDATA[Martha's Chair]]> Wed, 23 Jul 2014 10:50:48 -0500 Martha's Chair Posted by imagewest
It is the extensive use of hand work, files, rasps, and hand carving. On the machine side the table saw, router, sander, hand grinder, drill and wood lathe. I tried to get the highly figured wood to... ]]>
<![CDATA[Metro Morris Chair]]> Sat, 28 Jun 2014 07:38:36 -0500 Metro Morris Chair Posted by sbndominic
I saw this chair in the Stickley catalog and just had to give it a try. I worked from the catalog photo and measurements taken from a traditional Morris Chair. Chair is made of Walnut and Cherry with... ]]>
<![CDATA[Segmented Turning]]> Sun, 22 Jun 2014 12:31:23 -0500 Segmented Turning Posted by Frank_Smith
My first attempt at a segmented turning that didn't explode! ]]>
<![CDATA[Cremation Urn]]> Sun, 08 Jun 2014 09:05:17 -0500 Cremation Urn Posted by CowboyKenny
Built this urn for my friend's father who passed recently. I used maple for the sides. They had some very nice figure. Hand cut dovetails. The lid is spalted maple surrounded with walnut and maple... ]]>
<![CDATA[Rustic chair]]> Thu, 29 May 2014 22:28:39 -0500 Rustic chair Posted by neobassman
I was inspired by Paul Ruhlman's video to make this rustic chair, though mine has a couple unique twists.  This was a fun project and has a lot in common with traditional windsor chair making. the... ]]>
<![CDATA[Series of Boxes]]> Thu, 29 May 2014 21:37:18 -0500 Series of Boxes Posted by neobassman
In this project I made a number of similar boxes, 12 in all, each of a different wood or wood combination, in order to become more familiar with different woods, approaches to boxes, etc.  Each box... ]]>
<![CDATA[Secretary Desk on Stand]]> Sun, 25 May 2014 09:56:04 -0500 Secretary Desk on Stand Posted by schafferfurniture
This Secretary Desk is made from Walnut and Zebrawood. The front two legs have ball and claw style feet and the skirting has two large hand carved fans in the front. the Hardware is Italian and it... ]]>
<![CDATA[Bombe Chest]]> Sun, 25 May 2014 09:45:06 -0500 Bombe Chest Posted by schafferfurniture
This was my first go at a bombe chest. The front is still flat (i didnt want to get in over my head on my first chest), but the sides are curved. It is made from Walnut and the drawers are poplar... ]]>
<![CDATA[Maloof Inspired Rocker]]> Sun, 25 May 2014 09:39:13 -0500 Maloof Inspired Rocker Posted by schafferfurniture
This is my version of Sam Maloof's iconic rocking chair. it is made from walnut and highlighted with maple. The seat is coopered instead of just using a flat piece of stock and it is finished with... ]]>
<![CDATA[live edg walnut bench]]> Wed, 21 May 2014 09:12:10 -0500 live edg walnut bench Posted by andersonwoodworks
this is a spec pice I intend to sell it is a live edg bench made out of walnut and spalted maple bow tis the demnisions ar 18"w x3" long x 19"tall and finished in shellac. it was inspired by a pice... ]]>
<![CDATA[Contemporary Crib ]]> Thu, 08 May 2014 13:42:11 -0500 Contemporary Crib Posted by byerbyer
Contemptoray crib based on Land of Nod's "Andersen" Collection. Built as a gift for my college roommate and his wife. ]]>
<![CDATA[Walnut Burl Slab Shelves]]> Thu, 08 May 2014 09:28:26 -0500 Walnut Burl Slab Shelves Posted by mwschilling
I found some beautiful walnut burl slabs but they were very punky and full of worm holes. So, I carved out the worm dust and crushed some malachite stone for inlay. I have four of these slabs and... ]]>
<![CDATA[Walnut hall table]]> Mon, 05 May 2014 10:55:01 -0500 Walnut hall table Posted by mrossk
Walnut hall table, Claro Walnut top, pear wood drawer front. Mortice and tenon construction, some double, some through. Suspended drawer frame and panel  from a recent FWW article. ]]>
<![CDATA[Humidor]]> Mon, 28 Apr 2014 14:57:50 -0500 Humidor Posted by sgtyork2690
This humidor was made for one of my son's Army buddies. It has lacewood and walnut inlaid in the lid. It is lined with 1/4 in spanish cedar and finished with danish oil. ]]>
<![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[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[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[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[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[Another Maloof inspired Rocker]]> Mon, 07 Apr 2014 07:20:13 -0500 Another Maloof inspired Rocker Posted by mogador
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