commision 0001 Greene and Greene

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Project by kiwi1969 posted 12-24-2009 12:21 AM 1714 views 0 times favorited 3 comments Add to Favorites Watch

Taken from popular woodworking, this is my version of their version of the thorsen house side table. Made from Philippine mahogany with stained Nara pegs and finished with a wipe on poly. Looks a bit complex but really it,s just simple mortise and tenon consrtuction with a bit of jigsaw work. Not really a fan of Greene and Greene but this is one of their simpler pieces so i thought it would be a good one to start with. First order from a gallery in Makati.

-- if the hand is not working it is not a pure hand

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#1 posted 12-24-2009 12:32 AM

Nice work!

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#2 posted 12-24-2009 01:39 AM

I’m not a big fan of greene and greene either, but you’ve recreated it nicely. It’s a tribute to your skills as a woodworker to build what is asked and to have it look authentic. Nicely done and congrats on the commission!

-- If you can't joint it, bead it!

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#3 posted 12-24-2009 04:45 AM

Another finely executed piece.

-- Terry Roswell, L.A. (Lower Alabama) "Life is what happens to you when you are making other plans."

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