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Mobbed to the Side

comments (4) November 18th, 2011 in Reader's Gallery

TheAustrian TheAustrian, member
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Chest with Side-Drawer
Drawers and Patterns
Chest with Side-Drawer - CLICK TO ENLARGE

Chest with Side-Drawer

Photo: my own

Finding a board of walnut in my stack with these striking patterns made it clear it had to be used for drawers to heighten the effect. Another piece of cherry with a life of its own resulted in the drawer having to move to the side and a life-edge cherry top complement the piece. Finish was four coats of shellac. A very productive summer leads to my second post 

Dimensions: 123 x 47 x 29 cm

Design or Plan used: My Own Design - Markus Misslinger

posted in: Reader's Gallery, modern, cherry, walnut, frame and panel, shellac, chest of drawers

Comments (4)

VMDowney VMDowney writes: Nice to see someone thinking out side the box. Great job.
Posted: 2:54 pm on December 30th

toca toca writes: Hello Markus,
I like your unconventional design, and how you let the pattern of the wood influence your design. I'm looking forward to seeing our next peaces!
Cheers from a fellow Austrian,
Posted: 2:17 pm on December 18th

TheAustrian TheAustrian writes: Thank you very much for your appreciation. At this moment there is no website of its own for my woodworking passion, but it is incorporated into my business website. You will see various pieces from FineWoodworking, designs similar to ones seen in Fine Woodworking and some of my own designs - these now tend to become more pronounced. Here it is:
Posted: 2:38 pm on November 30th

austinh austinh writes: This is really a nice piece- do you have a website? From the two I have seen here I like what you do.
Posted: 4:29 pm on November 24th

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