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  1. Wegner inspired dining chairs

    And finally they were done! After two years in the making and three in process I got my Wegner tribute chairs finished. This was the project that got me started having ambitions regarding furnituremaking and craftsmanship in genneral so feel this is a sort of exam I have been through...
  2. Musical Chair

    So here is my sculpted "Musical Chair". I have really been drawn to the asymmetrical, organic line of Art Nouveau lately and have applied some of what I've learned into a number of recent pieces. This chair is a large studio chair made from ribbon mahogany and tulip poplar. Note that the tulip...
  3. Small Yew Cup/Goblet

    A small Cup or Goblet, 4 inches tall, in English Yew. Sanded to 600 grit, then finished with 2 coats or Chestnut Hard Wax Oil (de-nibbed with 0000 wire wool between coats), and burnished to a high gloss with Burnishing Cream. A fun piece to make! Comments welcome.
  4. The Conversation Bench

    Students with autism, people with neurological differences and people with two eyes and ears and a brain often need a place to talk. For my students with autism, the act of conversation can be harrowing, heartwrenching and terrifying. On a good day. My students often must master sitting in...
  5. Oak Wine Boxes

    These boxes are made of red oak for the sides and black walnut for the bottom. The finish is Watco Danish Oil - Natural. This looks perfect on a simple box and is super easy to apply. These were donated to a charity fundraiser auction as part of a wine package that my wife wanted to put...
  6. A frame gun rack, portable

    Portable gun rack made of pine with solid surface plugs and spline. Hand-rubbed oil finish and wax.
  7. Bird's Eye Maple Fretwork Dresser Tray (Scroll Sawn)

    This is one of my original designs. What I had in mind when designing this pattern was to make a small tray to set on your dresser to place your keys or loose change in. After it was finished, I thought it would also be nice to set a jar-type candle on (like Yankee candles, which are very...
  8. Joiners Mallet

    I saw the mallet video by ThirdCoastCraftsman on YouTube and was inspired by his design. I am unsure what type of wood this is, but I found it in the form of a pallet here in Japan. It's one of the hardest and heaviest woods I've ever worked, as finished it is 3" square T mallet end with 8"...
  9. Wood Pedestal Display Base for Taxidermy Mounts or Art & Sculptures

    This pedestal is made with twisted juniper, the bases are made from burled blue pine. It is inlayed with turquoise and has a hand rubbed oil finish.
  10. Completed Outdoor Table & Bench Seats

    I built an outdoor table from Blackbutt a little while ago and then the first of four bench seats to go with it. I learned a lot from this build and then batched out 3 more benches, which only took me about 50% longer in total than making the first. This showed me the advantages of batching...
  11. network player

    The first project using newly made shooting boards I posted. All boards are fine tuned using shooting boards and at the same time I adjusted the shooting boards itself. A quite satisfactory result I could get BLO and Poly Urethane mixture is used as the finishing
  12. Cherry end table

    I made three of these around 20 years ago and only sold one. I didn't try too hard to sell them and now the two left are the only nice furniture I have in the living room. I used Watco as a finnish
  13. Tea cabinet

    Here's a small cabinet featuring a kumiko grid inset in the door all hand cut dovetails with a hand rubbed finish. Hung with a French cleat
  14. Mission Clock

    I purchased the plan from Klockit as well as the clock mechanism. I made the clock from white oak and put a natural oil finish on it. The plans they provide are drawings with some dimensions listed as typical. I modified the door and used a different router bit for the top and bottom. I had...
  15. Kachina Gan Dancer Sculpture Pedestal Art Display with Turquoise Inlay

    This pedestal is the third pedestal in a set of 5 that we made for the same client. It has a curly redwood top with a hand carved edge and turquoise inlay. The base is made from burled pine and it was finished with Seal A Cell hand rubbed finish. I will post pictures with the sculptures on them...
  16. Senior Civil Engineer Readiness Badge Shadowbox

    Here's a design I was asked to build: The plaque is the Air Force Senior Civil Engineer Readiness Badge. It's Solid Oak, includes 2 Chemical beakers, Benzene ring (Blue), and the Green Wreath. The shadowbox section to Mahogany with an Oak Stripe. As always Thanks for looking. Enjoy! If you have...
  17. Birdseye display Case

    Hey LJs, This is a display case I've been working on for about a week (on and off). It's made from Birdseye Hard Maple, some Curly Hard Maple for the trim molding, and some unique ingrown bark Hard Maple for the back panel. I used the Freud glass panel bit set for the door, what a awesome set...
  18. Natural-Edge Cutting/Serving Boards

    Several years ago, I got a three cherry trees that were cut down in the neighborhood by the power company. I had them sawed into 2" slabs. Now, I'm getting to make some projects with the slabs. My first project is for Christmas gifts and I made 4 cutting/serving boards. After flattening the...
  19. Ribbons box

    You all know that sometimes, a project has to be for our better half. I got tired of seeing her scrapbooking ribbons all over the place and decided to do something about it. Made from leftovers of cumaru that were used to build a staircase. The lid on top lifts to access the top dowel. The...
  20. Mesquite Fireplace Mantel

    This was a 6 ft long and 8 inch thick piece of Mesquite that I turned into a fireplace mantel for my Dad's new house. It started out as a rough sawn chunk of wood that he picked up from a local lumberyard. I used hand plans and grinder to refine the shape and level the surface. The bark was...
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