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  1. Project Showcase
    I saw this "Printer's Table" (left) in the Restoration Hardware Catalog, so I decided to make my own (still unstained) version using recycled wood. image hosting 10mb limit
  2. Joinery
    Hi everyone, I bought a second hand lovely pine dining table with extensions on either side but it’s not very sturdy and would appreciate your expertise in fixing it! I have no knowledge of carpentry but i’m pretty good with my hands and also good at following directions! The legs of...
  3. General Woodworking Discussion
    I need help picking out wood for some rustic log / branch furniture projects. As I sat staring outside at all the deadfall in my woods, I thought to myself, "I bet I could make furniture out of that!", despite the fact that the extent of my woodworking experience up until this point has been...
  4. Design & Plans
    I am getting married in May and I would like to build a bed for my future wife as a wedding gift. I have done some small woodworking projects in the past and think this is a good first furniture project. I saw a photo of a bed that I would like to build, but I'm not sure how I should get...
  5. General Woodworking Discussion
    Hey all you Woodworking Wizards on here! I'm new to the site, but I am excited to have found y'all so that you can help me get my grand undertaking off the ground. Just moved to Colorado from Oregon and I was pleasantly surprised to find that the 5 acres that I bought are FULL of Aspen...
  6. General Woodworking Discussion
    My kids were at a lumberjack competition this weekend, and they were giving away slices that they cut from a pine log. My kids brought home two. I thought they would look pretty turned into rustic table tops with a clear coat of polyurethane. But I've never worked with raw wood before. I...
  7. General Woodworking Discussion
    I'm new to woodworking and am trying my hand at making chests as a hobby. The size of the chests would be 80x50 cm (+- 32" x 20") length and width (depth will vary). The challenge I have is that I would like to make the lid out of a hollowed out tree trunk to give it a rustic look. I can get a...
  8. Project Showcase
    This is our latest in far out designs. The homeowner has ponderd and debated on just how he would like his “Pirate Galley” would look like. This is the end result after getting the go ahead 3 months ago. The cabinets are clear alder with a heck of a lot of custom distressing.It was acomplished...
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