The Quilt display rack for my wife

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Project by Andrew posted 01-02-2011 12:54 AM 2927 views 3 times favorited 3 comments Add to Favorites Watch

I started this on Christmas Day, It was shortly after watching parts one and 2 of the “WoodWhisperers” Trestle table. Thanks Marc, I did learn something, See! 10degree angles on curvey pieces, sculpted legs, feet and “Kankles”. Anyway I made this from Cherry and Mohagany. Finish is BLO, Amber Shellac, GFs Java flavored gel stain, several coats more of amber shellac, a slight wipe down of mineral oil in between coats. The cherry was simpler, BLO and blonde shellac, again, light mineral oil wipe downs between coats of shellac, It is kind of a quicker french polish technique, seems to work pretty good if you ask me. I was going to Title this ” Quilt Rack inspired by a maloof inspired trestle table

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#1 posted 01-02-2011 01:10 AM

Very nice sculptural piece! Now if I can get my wife to let go of her old one and replace it with something sweet like this, we’d be in business! Nicely done!

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#2 posted 01-02-2011 01:35 AM

Very nice work, It would look great next to Marc’s table or should I say a table just like Marc’s.

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#3 posted 01-02-2011 05:27 AM

Very nice quilt rack, great lines, easy on the eye…. A Great Piece!

thanks for sharing

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