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Project by bent posted 11-08-2009 12:35 AM 1537 views 0 times favorited 5 comments Add to Favorites Watch

this is the final piece of a bedroom suite commission that i’ve been working on. this was my first time of really incorporating lathe work into a project. i was pretty happy with the results. the fleur de lis carved in the headboard was a request from the customer. he’s from lousiana and of french descent, so it adds a nice personal touch.

here is the rest of the set:
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my photography skills/garage lighting need some improvement, but i promise, all of these pieces do match.

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#1 posted 11-08-2009 12:44 AM

I understand what goes into something like this as I recently completed my first one. Very nice clean lines to this. Something that will never go out of style.

-- The smell of wood, coffee in the cup, the wife let's me do my thing, the lake is peaceful.

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#2 posted 11-08-2009 03:25 AM

Bent, Beautiful pieces. Outstanding craftsmanship.

-- John @

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#3 posted 11-08-2009 04:12 AM

wonderful set it all looks great

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#4 posted 11-08-2009 04:21 AM

Nice looking bookcase.

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#5 posted 11-08-2009 05:14 AM

Now that’s a nice looked bedroom suite. You did good and I’m sure the owner will be very plesed with it.

-- Bruce Free Plans

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