Queen Anne style desk

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Project by Boris posted 09-12-2014 01:34 AM 3344 views 11 times favorited 34 comments Add to Favorites Watch

Hi guys here is the desk I just finish for my wife, it measure 52” long x 24” deep x 30 1/2” high, the main woods are cherry and maple, the inlay is wenge and the marquetry are bubinga, mahogany and poplar, I finished with two coats of Danish oil, four coats of minwax polyurethane and wax. Next project is a bed for my son.
All comments are welcome

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Les Hastings

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#1 posted 09-12-2014 01:43 AM

Awesome job Boris! Looks fantastic!

-- Les, Wichita, Ks. (I'd rather be covered in saw dust!)

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Clint Searl

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#2 posted 09-12-2014 01:44 AM

Mighty nice work.

-- Clint Searl....Ya can no more do what ya don't know how than ya can git back from where ya ain't been

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#3 posted 09-12-2014 02:39 AM

Outstanding! Excellent design, materials and workmanship, thanks for posting looking forward to seeing the bed for your son.

-- Soli Deo gloria!

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Matthew Eye

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#4 posted 09-12-2014 02:47 AM

Awesome Desk!

-- "When it comes to working on stuff, buying more tools usually helps" - Matthew Eye

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#5 posted 09-12-2014 03:14 AM

WOW thats amazing You do some amazing work

-- Wood and Glass they kick (well you know) Have a great day - Dug

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Joe Lyddon

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#6 posted 09-12-2014 03:18 AM

Super COOL desk!

Great job!

-- Have Fun! Joe Lyddon - Alta Loma, CA USA - Home: ... My Small Gallery:

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#7 posted 09-12-2014 06:17 AM

WOW absolutely beautiful. Great job

-- The Old Rednek Workshop

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#8 posted 09-12-2014 09:53 AM

Beautiful workmanship Sir.. outstanding desk..

-- David, Norwood Mass, [email protected]

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#9 posted 09-12-2014 11:46 AM

this is simply gorgeous. the cockbeading on the drawers and hardware selection are great touches. very nice job too on the legs. perfectly proportioned and shaped.

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Mainiac Matt

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#10 posted 09-12-2014 12:26 PM

that’s a classic…. and displays your skill level well.

-- Matt -- I yam what I yam and that's all what I yam

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#11 posted 09-12-2014 12:44 PM

Wow! You inspire me. As an FYI, I suffered a major stroke in April and I cannot work in the shop. I spend a lot of time thinking about the projects I hope to do someday.

-- Rich, Cedar Rapids, IA - I'm a woodworker. I don't create beauty, I reveal it.

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#12 posted 09-12-2014 01:11 PM

wow, that is beautiful, great job

-- steve, simple and effective

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Phil Clark

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#13 posted 09-12-2014 02:02 PM

Absolutely gorgeous piece

-- Legacy Woodcraft

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#14 posted 09-12-2014 02:06 PM

beautiful work. the desk itself looks great and well constructed. The marquetry and inlay takes it to another level.

-- Peter, Woodbridge, Ontario

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#15 posted 09-12-2014 02:13 PM

Great work. I bet your wife loves it

-- The Wood Is Your Oyster

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