Tuesday, April 27, 2010

Kirchoff/Lukens Side Table

Top-Walnut veneer, pinwheel is from veneer sapwood.

Top edges-one strip cherry, multiple thin strips walnut.
Aprons-Cherry veneer.
Legs-solid Walnut.

This table was a commission/barter for Beth Kirchoff and Loren Lukens. I made them this table and Loren is making us a dinner set of pottery. I love the barter economy!

Here is some examples of his work:

Tuesday, April 13, 2010

School Projects

Here are some projects I have made at the Seattle Central Community College Wood Construction Center.

My work space. Wall full of jigs!:

European-Style Frameless Cabinet, Cherry:

"Miter-Spline Box", Red Oak w/ Mahogany inlay:

Layout stick for File Cabinet (three photos of the same stick):

Unassembled File Cabinet:

Assembling File Cabinet:

Finished File Cabinet, Maple with Walnut accents:

Using the 12" Sliding tablesaw to cut tapers in legs:

Happily finishing my coffee table made of Red Oak:

Finished product:

Turning legs for the round table on the lathe:

Unfinished round table, Cherry:

Figured Cherry Veneer Top:

Finished Product:

"Telephone Table", Poplar with Walnut veneer top and shelf:

These two cabinets were made for B.O.L.D.(Boys Outdoor Leadership Development-a Seattle-area outdoor education organization for adolescent boys ) for gear storage. Commission from Andrew Jay, BOLD/YMCA Seattle:

Storage shelf unit for Jenni and I's gear room, Birch plywood with reused White Oak Edge Banding/Self Edges:

My Pizza Paddle! Made of reclaimed White Oak: