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Nakashima inspired free form coffee tables

comments (3) January 3rd, 2013 in Reader's Gallery

EdWiller EdWiller, member
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These coffee tables were made from crotch sawn pieces of a locally harvest walnut tree. They were begging to be used in some free form piece. The size varies but both are approximately 43"(L)x20"(w)x14 1/2"(h).

The tops are joined to the slab legs by sliding dovetails and a dowel. There is also a 4"x3/4" rail between them.

The finish is Watco wipe on poly.


Design or Plan used: My own design

posted in: Reader's Gallery, table, modern, walnut, nakashima, free form


Comments (3)

ukmeager ukmeager writes: Absolutely loveloy I think the late great Mr Nakashima would be heaping praise on you and would definately e smiling from on high.I could live with this for the rest of my life and never get fid up of looking at it. Yours UK MEAGER
Posted: 10:35 am on January 24th

david38 david38 writes: great tables
Posted: 3:03 pm on January 4th

RicknDeb1 RicknDeb1 writes: wow too cool great job
Posted: 2:25 pm on January 4th

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