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Project by DPawlak posted 01-13-2011 09:03 PM 1236 views 3 times favorited 1 comment Add to Favorites Watch

This is a wall clock that I recently finished as a Christmas present. The clock is made of African Mahogany and Tiger Maple. I designed this piece with inspirations from traditional shaker design. The finish is a couple of coats of clear shellac. The striping on the tiger maple has been “popped” a little to show the beauty of the wood but not dominate the piece. I wanted the striping to age gradually with the piece. Even a few weeks after completion the stripping reads a more prominently but is still in harmony with the rest of the clock.





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#1 posted 01-14-2011 06:13 AM

This is a great looking piece, I like the soft looking feel of the contrasting woods. Very nice !

-- Rob,Gaithersburg,MD,One mans trash is another mans wood shop treasure ! ;-)

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