Grandpa's Ugly Old End Table

September 13th, 2011 in member junk     
konarskio konarskio, member
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I took an old wonky end table that my grandfather made in high school from scrap lumber.  This was nothing special, my grandma was going to throw it out.  So it went to my usual!  I took the ugly wooden handle off and wood filled the drawer to cover all the screws and holes.  I then sanded it down and painted it an Apple Green.  I then drilled a single hole for a drawer pull and applied some stenciling (It's my new love).  After sanding that a bit I was good to go.  A clearance drawer pull from Hobby Lobby and it was done!

Pattern or design used: My own design - Green End Table
posted in: member junk, wood, green, paint

Comments (3)

junkermidge writes: Wow! What a redo! You did a great job on it, love the color!
Midge Posted: 2:50 pm on September 25th
konarskio writes: It was a fun piece. It sold with in 20 mins of listing it on Craigslist...crazy! Someone else can now enjoy Grandpa's Wonky End Table! Posted: 9:05 am on September 14th
JunkArchitect writes: Poor old gramps! He was probably so proud of this table back in high school and grammy was ready to toss it on the burn pile.

Thank gawd you saved it and did a beautiful job refinishing it too.


Posted: 6:25 am on September 14th
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