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A customer ordered a specialty box for his grandson. The box is going to hold a Noah's Ark pewter set. So the blue flocking is for simulating the water. The black flocking provides a background to show off the pewter pieces. The lid holds the front in place for storage.

Organizer with seven drawers Organizer with seven drawers Organizer - Medium
Organizer
Pine. Approx. 25 x 7 x 10 inches. This is a great way to organize all those little things
- Long
that we keep losing so easily! Can be custom painted or stained.
Organizer - Medium
Pine. Approx. 17 x 17 x 7 inches. Can be custom painted or stained.
Kitchen Organizer Kitchen Organizer Kitchen Organizer

Pine. Approx.
13 x 12 x 7 inches.
Kitchen Organizer
This one has been distressed and painted to look like it had been found in an old farmhouse.

Can be custom stained or painted. Your choice of color(s).


Pine. Height ranges from about 3 inches, about 5 inches, about 9 inches, about 12
Dog Dish Holders
inches, to about 15 inches (or per your request). Stained or painted to your preference.


We also make holders for three bowls and can customize these to your preferences.

                                 For the cat owner:

Novelty BoxNovelty Box Novelty Boxes
Novelty Boxes
All boxes have black flocking on the inside bottom.
The above is a plain top box stained rosewood.
Pine. Approx. 9 x 6 x 4 inches. 
These boxes are pine stained dark mahogany, rosewood, and cherry.
The larger box measures approx. 12 x 18 x 4 inches and has a center divider. 

These boxes have a ceramic disk on the top with either blueberries or lobsters.
Novelty Boxes
I made this box out of maple for my father for Christmas. I even crosstitched the rainbow trout myself!
Breadbox Breadbox Breadbox

Another experiment I made from pine. 
Breadbox
Measures approx. 14 x 14 x 10 inches.
Jewelry Rack - Walnut Jewelry Rack - Cherry Jewelry Rack - Oak

Approx. 15 x 15 x 6 inches. Above example is poplar stained walnut.
Jewelry Racks
Above example is poplar stained cherry.

Above example is poplar stained oak.
Wine Botle Rack Wine Bottle Holder Maple Leaf Sconces CD Rack
Wine Rack
(white birch stained light cherry).
Approx. 9 x 18 x 9 inches.
(See Furniture for a Wine Cabinet)
Wine Bottle Holder
Gravity-defying conversation piece.
Sconces
Based on Canadian flag. I made these for my daughter.
CD Rack
Approx. 15 x 28 x 6. Holds more than 90 CDs or more than 65 DVDs.
Counter-top Wine Rack Counter-top Wine Rack Counter-top Wine Rack Cutting Board - Oak

Approx. 13 x 9 x 9 inches.
 Counter-top Wine Rack
The plans for this are from Wood magazine, Issue 188 (Dec/Jan 08/09), p. 62.

Solid white birch with upright pieces stained walnut.
Cutting Board 
Approx. 8 x 12 inches.
Made from solid oak.
Med Tray
Med Tray
Sign Cradle Cradle
Med Tray
Another "what would it look like" project for a friend who works at an assisted-living facility.
Sign
Approx. 11 x 24 inches. I made
this sign for a friend. The letters
and graphic are cut out and glued
onto the board.
Cradle
Approx. 2 x 2 x 3 feet. Solid Pine approx. 1 in. thick (and 25 years old, given to me by a

friend) I made this for my granddaughter. Another friend sewed a custom mattress.
Border FencesBorder Fences Shelf Supports Footstools Gnome Door
Border Fences
The lighthouses are approx. 5 inches tall. We painted white; then my daughter painted the details on each lighthouse.
Shelf Supports
I made these from pine to use in my shop. It was one of those "what would it look like" projects.
Footstools 
Made from pine. Approx. 9x15x5 inches. Can be stained/finished as desired. View 2. View 3.
Gnome Door
Pine. This one is 5 x 7 inches, but they can be made any size.
Pet Steps Pet Ramp Pet Ramp Pet Ramp
Pet Steps
Approx. 12 x 14 x 18 inches.
 
Folded approx.
 Pet Ramp 
12 x 24 x 5 inches. Unfolded 
 
approx. 12 x 48 x 2.5 inches.
Soap Display Box Soap Display Box Soap Display Box

Approx. 21 x 13 x 9 inches.
I made this for a friend who
Soap Display
makes and sells goat milk soap. It's modeled on a box I 

found in a museum in western Maine.
Scroll-Sawn Names 
A customer suggested the above concept. Letters between 2 to 3 inches high.
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Trivet Trivets Trivets Scroll-Sawn Names
Trivets   
Pine frame. 6x6 inch tile from www.debbiesblueberryware.com in Downeast Maine (Hancock).
 
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Scroll-Sawn Names
Can be made from any kind of wood. This one is from pine and about 3 inches high and 3/4 inches thick.
Lighthouse Base Caned Foot Rest Caned Foot Rest Caned Foot Rest
Lighthouse Base
Pine. Approx. 24 x 12 inches. Customer wanted this to cover a sewer pipe and had a ball to put on the top.

Made from Maine-grown cedar.
Approx. 13.5 x 11 x 8 inches.
Footrest
Caning is Common size natural caning.

This was one of my "what if" projects. I was experimenting with hole spacing.
Clothes Rack Clothes Rack Clothes Rack
Clothes Rack
Made from Maine-grown pine with birch dowels. It has the equivalent of about a 51-foot clothes line. When fully opened, measures approx. 43 x 24 x 36 inches.
Small Clothes Rack
Made from Maine-grown pine with birch dowels.
Great for campers or where a small rack is needed. A customer asked for this to use
for washcloths outside her sauna. Measures approx. 14 x 13 x 12 inches when opened.

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