Furniture Project Learning To Build A Table With Sultry Curves Not Only Looks Beautiful But Adds Another Skill To Your Woodworking Repertoire
Furniture project learning to build a table with sultry curves not only looks beautiful but adds another skill to your woodworking repertoire is post about Magazine bookmarked by floyd with ID 14069934648 was uploaded on 07-04-2019 and has been viewed 28,323 times.
Corner Table Photos by Marty Schlosser; Lead photo by Vic Tessolin When I first saw the piece of art my client wanted to showcase, I knew that a corner table was warranted.I was excited about my initial design ideas, even with the words of my mentor echoing in my mind, 'When the curves begin, the profit ends.
' Ah, the challenges of making studio furniture.My design also called for Sheraton-inspired legs and a delicate drawer with cockbeaded edges.These features would give the piece the punch it needed to stand out, without shouting 'look at me!' Once these defining features were settled on, finalizing plans and selecting materials proceeded quickly.
The plan called for mahogany - true African mahogany that would blend in nicely with the other pieces of furniture in my client's space.Because of its relatively small size there was no need to go with a secondary wood for the framing and such non-showing areas of the piece.
Yellow birch was selected for the drawer sides to provide contrast and the design also called for a drawer handle to match the Sheraton era being emulated.Metal drawer slides would have been out of place in such a piece, so a wood-on-wood...