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Another Christmas present - I have friends that love oak and love their cat. For Christmas I gave them this wall hanging for their family room. I...
I have a friend who enjoys mountain biking and has a vacation home in the Southwest. I thought I'd make him a little Christmas present that combined...
This is a cutting board I made as a 2010 Christmas present for my son's girlfriend.  It's end-grain maple with a cherry handle.
The finish was a lot of applications of food-safe mineral oil.
Rear view of valet chest.
This is a valet chest I built as a present for my eldest son's 27th birthday. It's cherry with a walnut inlays, splines and feet.  It's dimensions...
The hardware was from Home Depot. I put adhesive backed felt (from a craft store) on the chest and tray bottoms.
The box corners and lid corners are all joined by splined miters. The two front accenting inlays double as splines for the front miters.
I stained the chest with Minwax red oak oil-based stain (which made it come out a bit darker than I planned) and top coated it with Minwax semi-gloss...
Sewing Box 
 
The measurement of the arm position and length for the cantilevered trays is critical.  The mechanism is surprisingly solid, though.  I...
Sewing Box 
 
The lids were cherry with rabbets cut for a double layer of 7/32" plywood.  Batting is under the cloth so the lids can be used as...
Sewing Box 
 
I made this for Girlfriend and gave it to her on Valentine's Day, 2010.  I based the box on a design I saw in an old issue of...
This is my first attempt at router inlays.  The edge grain cutting board is cherry and walnut with walnut inlays.  It was for my friends Charlie and...
This is the side view of an oak box I made for some friends.  The basic design was to copy the shape, stain and style of their oak coffee table.  I...
This is a box I made for some friends who's last name is Schroeder.  It's red oak with Red Oak Minwax stain and polyurethane topcoat.  I did the...
Cherry Blanket Chest built 12/09 
Details of interior with red cedar bottom.
Cherry Blanket Chest built 12/09 
Piano hinge, mortise lock, bracing under lid.
Cherry Blanket Chest built 12/09 
Minwax Red Oak stain to match other furniture.  Polyurethane topcoat. 
 
This was a Christmas present for my 87...
 
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