Baby Cradle

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Project by JimMeek posted 02-16-2012 04:06 PM 1985 views 3 times favorited 4 comments Add to Favorites Watch

This baby cradle was made for my nephew Christopher and his girl friend Brianna. The cradle was made with California Black Oak, Honduran Mahogany, Maple, African Ebony and Black Walnut.

The frame work was made of Oak. The spindles are of maple. The The pivot pins are of Mahogany. The upright and cradle spacers are of Black Walnut and the inside retaining plate for the pivot pins are turned from Ebony.

The painting was done by my wonderful wife and a little by me.

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#1 posted 02-16-2012 04:35 PM

Very beautiful piece.


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#2 posted 02-16-2012 11:48 PM

Wow, makes me want to have a kid! Now to convince the wife… Thanks for posting!

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#3 posted 02-17-2012 05:52 PM

Very nice work.

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#4 posted 08-29-2012 01:11 AM

A beautiful cradle for that new bundle o joy. Very nice.

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