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When my wife retired from teaching and started her 'volunteer career', she attempted to move herself and her stuff into my office space which is already too small. I run four businesses from there...
This bed was built from Fine Woodworking plans. I took the photos before I stained and waxed the bed frame. I believe this project to be a higher skill level project. I ordered the paper plans as...
African Mahogany adds a bit of formality to this pair of Stickley icons. The striations and natural color variations of AM maintain the visual interest. Most of thetraditionaldetailssuch...
I came across an incredibly lovely board of Santos mahogany one day, with swirls of vanilla and orange in the grain, that board is what inspired the whole piece. The legs are ebonized maple with a...
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Craftsman/A&C style end-table built for my son's nursery. The table is going next to the Stickley Rocker and the crib which I have yet to finish. This table is 99% Quartered white Oak, the other 1...
This cradle is an original design, though was inspired and adapted from a plan in Wood mag. I wanted to build a functional cradle, that also fit my home. I wanted it to follow Stickley's mission...
This Greene and Greene styled coffee table is made primarily of cherry with walnut and ebony accents. It is approximately 24" x 50" x 18.5"
The inlay in the middle of the top is composed of ebony...
I built this table a second time for our house. Built out of quarter sawn white oak I had harvested off of land that we own. Oak, I've discovered, is a bit of a challenge in some ways but well...
These doors were made to fit a pair of beveled window inserts. Instead of using pre-cut glass stop trim, I cut moldings to give a recessed picture frame appearance for the glass and wood panel...
MARRE LIVE EDGE COFFEE TABLE
Materials: Claro Walnut, Black Walnut
Dimensions: 74"L x 26"W x 15"H
Finish: Natural hand-rubbed oil + wax -- buffed and polished to a satin glossThis...
RYAN DISPLAY COFFEE TABLE
Materials: Black Walnut, Glass
Dimensions: 60"L x 24"W x 15"H
* SOLID HARDWOOD CONSTRUCTION -- 6/4 BLACK WALNUT
* HAND-CUT MORTISE/TENON + DOWEL WEDGE JOINERY
My friend wanted me to build him a live edge coffee table with spalted maple. My worry was that the live edge would be too brittle and it would break when he put his feet up. I also didn't want to...
This crib took all of 7 months to build, including the time it took to create the plan, and running out of wood 3 times. It is entirely 5/4 quartersawn whit oak, w finished with Watco dark walnut...
A friend wanted a pair of craftsman style side chairs for his home's "day" room. I interested him in a design drawn from the Stickley 416 Prairie style with a few modifications readily developed...
I designed this for my daughter, Erin. It is a jewelers tool box for today's hobbyist jewler. The chest stands 50 inches tall with a 24 inch by 24 in base. There are two sizes of drawers with up to...
This was one of my early designs and builds and my first chair design from scratch. There were many plublic resources from the web that were used to influence the design style. All curved shaping was...
3-doored sideboard of solid black Walnut.Drawbore pinned tenon and mortise assembly. Open slot mortise door frames.Handles of black Walnut and African Blackwood.Tung oil, Carnauba and Beeswax...
Here's a great little project that packs in a big Arts and Crafts punch. It's a scaled-down version of an Arts and crafts display case that I had originally built for Fine Woodworking. It incorporates the same features as the original, but requires less lumber and effort to build.
This is just a side table made of ash and beech, then it got tained and vintage effect white painted. Japanese furniture and style is my main inspiration.
Feedback are very welcome, thanks folks !
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