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Project by jcsterling posted 01-30-2017 11:44 PM 2480 views 12 times favorited 16 comments Add to Favorites Watch

The size of this cabinet was determined by the awesome single board of figured black walnut I had available. . The door panels are resawn bookmatch poplar with some crazy coloring. Finish is tried and true beeswax and polimerized linseed oil. Edit. I did not have a photo of the interior of this cabinet so i posted a photo of a silmilar piece done in curly cherry and sycamore

-- John , Central PA , www.jcsterling.com on facebook: http://www.facebook.com/#!/pages/JC-Sterling-fine-furniture/104430802928776





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Monte Pittman

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#1 posted 01-30-2017 11:51 PM

Absolutely love your work. Classy looking.

-- Nature created it, I just assemble it.

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jcsterling

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#2 posted 01-31-2017 12:06 AM

Thanks monte

-- John , Central PA , www.jcsterling.com on facebook: http://www.facebook.com/#!/pages/JC-Sterling-fine-furniture/104430802928776

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#3 posted 01-31-2017 12:46 AM

that is a really sweet piece John, would like seeing the inside, is there a crosshatch of walnut cubbies inside or more Poplar….how about a photo.

-- GRIZZMAN ...[''''']

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jcsterling

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#4 posted 01-31-2017 12:57 AM

Grizz, i do not have a shot of the interior but i uploaded a photo of a similar cabinet in cherry .

-- John , Central PA , www.jcsterling.com on facebook: http://www.facebook.com/#!/pages/JC-Sterling-fine-furniture/104430802928776

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#5 posted 01-31-2017 01:01 AM

fantastic piece, I love the walnut and the poplar together. what are you using for a background for your photos?

-- The optimist says "the glass is half full". The pessimist says "the glass is half empty". The engineer says "the glass is twice as big as it needs to be"

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jcsterling

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#6 posted 01-31-2017 01:03 AM

Tungoil, seamless backdrop paper

-- John , Central PA , www.jcsterling.com on facebook: http://www.facebook.com/#!/pages/JC-Sterling-fine-furniture/104430802928776

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#7 posted 01-31-2017 04:06 AM

WOW! When you’re busy you’re busy? Nice project!

-- Cau Haus Designs, Thomas J. Tieffenbacher

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#8 posted 01-31-2017 06:37 AM

Really nice design. Like the wood selection. I use and like both versions of the tried and true (oil wax and oil resin) but not on anything that large. Did it takea lot of patience or was it not really that bad applying on that large of a surface?

-- I'm not clumsy.. It's just the floor hates me, the tables and chairs are bullies, the wall gets in the way AAANNNDDD table saws BITE my fingers!!!.. - Mike -

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#9 posted 01-31-2017 12:19 PM

OK, your work is so good I may steal some parts of it for a similar cabinet for my office. I really love your work here. All of it is beautiful.

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#10 posted 01-31-2017 12:22 PM

Just to let people know I post this to my Email – so that I can more easily sort for the particular project via sorting my email later to find a special project. This is one of them. I thought others might like that idea as well.

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#11 posted 01-31-2017 01:25 PM

wow that poplar is killer… but I love the cherry one too, especially the non-symmetric panels.

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#12 posted 01-31-2017 01:29 PM

beautiful john – what are the doors sliding in/on?

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#13 posted 01-31-2017 04:00 PM

Beautiful! I love the bookmatched bit of spalting in the poplar… The angles on the legs are very elegant.

-- Jason

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#14 posted 01-31-2017 04:17 PM

This is a very nice cabinet. Congratulations.

helluvawreck aka Charles
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-- helluvawreck aka Charles, http://woodworkingexpo.wordpress.com

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#15 posted 01-31-2017 05:24 PM

beautiful piece

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