The video series shows the build of two tables in parallel to illustrate the differences in materials and construction. The outcome of both tables is meant to be nearly identical, but in the process of creating the imposter, I show some nice ways to get the authentic look using different techniques and materials.
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These delicate looking legs were initally 3" square chunks of cherry. (After bandsawing these to shape, I ended up with 4 more legs for another table.)
Twice two way and then four way bookmatched...
Federal Period Ladies Writing Desk
Winner 2007 "Best in Show" Traditional Work, Providence Fine Furniture Exhibit
Inspired by the masterpieces of John and...
Got this job through a interior designer .
all material was delivered to my work shop.
I used 7 1/2 weeks to make , i did not do the spray painting.
My workshop at that time was...
This is a jewelry chest made with holly and sapele veneers
This is another variation of a table inspired by my father.
Featuring walnut tapered legs and aprons connected by mortise and tenon joints.
Ash Burl Veneer Top is framed with walnutFinish...
Walnut Ribbon Box with accent circles and ribbons made of Walnut, Satinwood, Padauk, Chak te-Koc, Palea, Tulipwood,
Sleigh Crib is made out of walnut and rift walnut veneers. The rosette carvings were a purchased item. The finish is dye stains and laquer.
Macassar ebony veneers on appleply as well as in solid form. Entire inside is veneered with bird's eye maple. Handles feature abalone accents. Legs and aprons are solid walnut, end grain...
I designed this serving buffet to fit under a slab of fossilized limestone that my Son quarried in Wyoming. It is made from Peruvian mahogany and crotch veneer mahogany, rosewood, and...
Maker: Ed Stuckey
Dimensions: 36” in diameter (open) and 28” high.
Description: 18th Century Federal Card Table.
Primary woods: solid wood...
Handles were cut outs that allow your fingers to fit and slide the doors open.
This is a 22" square drawing board. It was made for my granddaughter to allow drawing while laying on the floor. She likes butterflys. (Drawing paper provided by others.) The...
This 4'x6' table top includes a center decoration adapted from "The Art of Wood Inlay" book. Marquetry was used for all of the decoration. The panel was then inset into a cavity created...
Serving tray with marquetry leaves inset into veneer panel.
This box is for my wife, it is made out of Walnut,Alder,Macassar Ebony,Curly Maple and Padauk. I thought I'd use up some scraps. It is finished with Watco oil.
Made mainly from hardwoods that were milled locally. Some of the details were fashioned from napkin rings, finials and wooden balls. Thanks to Stoney Creek Choppers and Johnny Pag...
This is a multi purpose cabinet. It'll display some fine crystals, hold fine silver cutlery, wine and liquor bottles.
Frame is bubinga from a single piece of 8/4 stock sized 1-1/2'x17'. Only...
I know a 15 yr old girl in church that was recovering from cancer. This was a present just to cheer her up.
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