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Cherry wood is responsible for this funky red lighting effect - a chance discovery on my side :) Furthermore, it combines nicely with fir in terms of texture and color. The lampshade, the cover for...
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...
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
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...
Drill bits in various sizes
Round pieces of wood;
Primer and paint.
Sandpaper if the wooden surface needs more extensive preparation than just a coat of...
My mother did this painting of my wife and I and it needed a frame. So I made a natual frame from a piece of red oak firewood.
Lucy has been the longest running TV show so I thought why not have her tighed to a chair having to watch her own show?Oak hardwood floor Pine two by fours and hand made oak TV set. The Hollywood...
ROOSEVELT CIGAR SIDE TABLE
Materials: Maple Burl, Zebrawood, Steel
Dimensions: 13"L x 11"W x 13"H
Finish: Hand-rubbed oil (fully cured), shellac, and spray lacquer for added durability...
This project was inspired by my brother, Don. He was hoping if the dog had it's own bed it would sleep in it verses his bed. Don and I went to the wood store and he selected a dramatic grained...
This is the marquetry version of Jack Vettriano's famous painting "the singing butler". Size: 9x11" for the marquetry, 16x19" for the frame. material: more than a dozen types of wood veneers. Finish...
This Monopoly© board was a Christmas gift and my first project using veneers. The game board and property cards are made out of Purpleheart, Redwood Burl, Maple Birds Eye, Black Dyed String, Amboyna...
This classy set of matching Harmon end tables are a tastful addition to any living space. The Black Walnut and White Birch are the perfect contrast for such an original design. The only problem with...
A White Oak and Pine wood sculpture made using steam bending, fabric softener bending and heat bending techniques. No metal fasteners were used, only a little glue and lots of friction based on...
Here is a cremation urn that I built for my sister. It will hold the ashes of our father who passed earlier this week.
MAIDIE FLOATING MEDIA SHELF
Dimensions: 116"L x 12"W x 5"H
Finish: Hand-rubbed oil & wax -- 5 coats of Danish Oil wet sanded up to 800 grit, followed by 2 coats of dark paste waxThe...
Here is what you can do with old furniture parts. Build your own monument.
My shop currently consists of a home brew router table, rolling disk/belt sander cart, and a power miter saw (waiting for its own rolling cart). Everything else are hand-held power tools...
I built this cherry pool table light expanded from an arts and craft lamp design I saw in AW. The panes are stained glass. The finish is two coats of Danish Oil. The electrics are...
This blueprint consists of a overall close to perfect workshop. As you can see I laid out all of my machines and materials in a orderly fashion in a letter C shape. Starting at the bottom you pick...
I would start off by saying that this shop would be my dream work shop because I would use every tool listed on my plan to make varios projects.
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