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  1. TV Stand Updated

    Finally retired the big box stores stand Had some leftover select pine for shelves and doors and just planed pine for sides
    Usd Amber Shellac for finish Only hand tools on this one still working downstairs
    New shop this spring! I will be using some power tool then by golly
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  2. Ash Blanket Chest Updated

    Frame & Raised Panel chest, lid is a 4 board glue-up with bread board ends.   Has a small "Stash box" inside, on the left side...raise it's lid and it props the main lid open.    Floor of the chest has 1/4" Aromatic Red Cedar planks glue to a floor of 1/4" plywood, that is glued and screwed to 1 x 2 cleats.   Finish is called Early American by Minwax.   2 coats of a clear gloss poly, with a glaze of the stain in-between.  Brass hinges, and Black metal handles on the ends.   Stands 24" tall ( with the 17" wide lid closed) and the lid is 28-1/2" long.   Annual Christmas present gift.
     
    Lumber was 3/4" x 6" x (average length) 6'....
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  3. New Kitchen Island Updated

    The Boss wanted a new Kitchen Island, as she thought we had out-grown the old one...She wanted a taller, larger, shinier Top.  A better place to store all the baking sheets and pans, and a taller shelf to store her pop bottles under...AND....be able to roll it out of the way.  Once she found a picture of what she wanted, I could start in....took most of the month of June....
     
    Started with a large stash of 1 x 6 boards of Ash....got tired of all the glue ups...middle shelf is 3/4" pine plywood.   She wanted a single WIDE drawer.   1 x 6 Ash for the drawer front, 3/4" pine for the sides, and back of the drawer.  1/4" Luann plywood for the drawer bottom.
     
    4 pages of plans...delivered by Moose &  Squirrel Delivery Service.   Finish is Gunstock stain/ BLO , then a couple coats of poly clear gloss.   Casters were added to the feet after it had been hauled up the shop stairs.
     
    steven newman
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  4. Some furniture I made Updated

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  5. Cherry desk Updated

    My second (and last, I hope) desk in the past 12 months or so. This is a library style with an extra wide keyboard tray to accommodate the full width KB and mouse I use. This one is for the main computer in the house and replaces a humongous roll top desk we bought probably 20+ years ago. It's absolutely too large for the current house and will disassembled, maybe I can salvage some of the wood for re-use. Anyway, with almost all our information being filed electronically, there seems to be little need for a double pedestal desk anymore, so I chose this style. With the exception of the tray bottom, it's solid cherry. They tray is 1/2" cherry ply. The drop down hinges are butler table style, and they had to be exposed slightly on the front. The desk is styled (sort of) to match another piece in the same room.
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  6. Mission tables Updated

    Mission tables and hall table
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  7. Dovetail Chest of Drawers Updated

    Using Dovetails to hold a cabinet together
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  8. Shaker Style Table, with drawer Updated

    Made from leftover Ash boards.   Tried to line up the grain in the top, drawer front, sides so they wrap around, legs are tapered on two inside faces.  Keeping with the "Leftovers", the handle was also a leftover.
     
    Top is 3/4"  x 14" x 25" counting bread board ends. Table stands 23" tall.   Drawer used half blind dovetails in the front, and dados for the back.  Stain is called Gunstock, seems to go nicely with the Ash.
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  9. Dane Franco Updated

    Selig Z-Chair scaled to 75% to fit my kid
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  10. Simple Shaker End Table Updated

    Was to be made from a single plank of Ash....
    Legs are glue-ups, then tapered on two sides.  Mortise & Tenon, with pine corner blocks to assemble the base.
    Top is a 9 board glue-up, and then has bread board ends.   Usual "Gunstock" stain.  3 coats of Amber Shellac
     
    Was given to the wife's Pastor as a Christmas present.
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  11. 18th Century Connecticut Blanket Chest Updated

    This is a chest I made based on an American Woodworker issue that contained the plans to build this chest.
    The chest in the issue is a reproduction of the actual chest made by John Wheeler Geer in the 18th century. To see the actual plan set in the American Woodworker issue go to Connecticut Blanket Chest .
     
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  12. Walnut Rocking Chair Updated

    This chair is made from Black Walnut. The rockers and backrests are bent glue lams and the head rest is coopered. The curves throughout the chair are power sculpted using a combination of ROS and a right angle grinder with a 60 grit disk and a Kutzall grinder attachment. The entire chair is sanded to 800 and buffed with a 1200 Abralon pad before the first coat of finish is applied.
    For design and instructions on building this rocker please visit our friend Hal Taylor .
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  13. Shaker Furniture Updated

    Recently I have taken an interest in building Shaker furnishings, I have always loved it, but I am ready to build it.
    This album will contain all the furniture I will build in the Shaker style.
     
    Virtually any of the items I will be posting in this album are inspired from books written by Kerry Pierce. Mr. Pierce has created a variety of books on the shaker style, the history and culture of the Shaker community, and within the books there are detailed drawings for much of the work the Shakers produced.
    Here is a link to Kerry's site at Kerry Pierce Furniture and here is a link to his books at Kerry Pierce Books in Amazon . I highly recommend the books by Mr. Pierce, they are well made, and well priced as well.
     
    Just one of Kerry's books

     
    Thanks for visiting this album, and thanks for looking!
     
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  14. Small jewelry box Updated

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  15. DVD Cabinet Updated

    A place to store all MY DVDs right beside my computer, so I can easily choose a movie to watch.  Cabinet is made from Ash.   has a couple poplar shelves, and a plywood back.   Door is a Frame & Raised Panel.. 
    Cabinet is 26" tall, by 12" wide, by 7" deep.   Finish is a stain called "Gunstock" ( Minwax) and then a few coats of Amber Shellac ( Bullseye)
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  16. Lecterns and Podiums Updated

    I was asked to build meeting room furniture for our local Elks lodge.  Three lecterns, a podium and a center table.
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  17. Pine Chester Drawers Updated

    Just a collection of 1 x 6s...1 x 8s, couple 2x4s, and some plywood...cobbled up into a 5 drawer "dresser"
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  18. Grandaughter's Drawing Desk Updated

    Was to be a computer desk, plan was changed a bit.   Mainly out of Ash....patterned after the old Standing Desks.   Except this one is for one to sit down at.  Lots of fancy details were used....
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  19. Ash Coffee Table Updated

    Grandson wanted a Coffee Table for Christmas.
    Tapered legs, drawer made from the front apron...a little bead work.
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  20. Microwave Stand Updated

    Fancy grained White oak.   The Boss thought about buying a FlatPack thingy....figured I could build one a lot better.  Weathered Oak Stain, then a couple coats of Amber Shellac....a 10 day build.
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  21. Fireplace Surround Updated

    Based on a cabinet the Boss saw at a Big Lots Store.    Ash and Pine  to make my own version. 
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  22. my furniture Updated


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  23. Simple Bedside Table Updated

    Basically 4 pine boards got turned into a simple, shaker style table...One board was crosscut and glued up into the top.  Two more were cut into four aprons, with the "leftovers being made into corner blocks.  The last board was a scrap 2 x 10, was resawn into four leg blanks, and then tapered on two sides.
    Mortise & Tenon joinery, nothing real fancy.   Golden Oak stain, and Gloss Poly for a finish.
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  24. Vertical gun rack Updated

    White oak 6 gun vertical storage
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  25. Box of Fancy Pine Updated

    Resawn Pine to make a storage box.    Finger joints cut by hand.  Molding was made by hand, as well.   Has a tray on the inside, to hold small items.  Simple lid, brass hardware. 
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