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Cowan Coffee Table

150 150 Thuja Wood Art - Reclaimed Cedar Furniture Wood Art Vancouver Victoria Gulf Islands British Columbia

Another great project.  This one was made with love for friends on Salt Spring Island.  This is a custom coffee table – 4′ long, by 32″ wide and 16″ tall, with a shelf underneath.  The wood is all salvaged red cedar driftwood except for the 2 pieces I used for the shelf which were cedar…

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Pearson Memorial Bench

150 150 Thuja Wood Art - Reclaimed Cedar Furniture Wood Art Vancouver Victoria Gulf Islands British Columbia

This bench was commisioned as a memorial bench for a local couple who contributed to the building of the community hall.  Made from locally salvaged red cedar, hand split and constructed with mortise and tenon joinery.  The engraving was hand drawn and carved, then painted using high quality sign paint.  

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Bedside Table

150 150 Thuja Wood Art - Reclaimed Cedar Furniture Wood Art Vancouver Victoria Gulf Islands British Columbia

A set of two bedside tables made from salvaged red cedar.  The drawer, posts, and shelves have been sanded, and everything has been coated with a natural oil finish.  The table top is Environite, made from recycled glass in Victoria, BC.

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Pedestrian gate

150 150 Thuja Wood Art - Reclaimed Cedar Furniture Wood Art Vancouver Victoria Gulf Islands British Columbia

This pedestrian gate is layered with the rough, weathered side of salvaged red cedar, left as it is found on the beach.  Pickets and gate frame are also beach salvaged red cedar- what is found on the inside.  Stainless steel gate latch is made locally.

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Six foot Bench

150 150 Thuja Wood Art - Reclaimed Cedar Furniture Wood Art Vancouver Victoria Gulf Islands British Columbia

A six foot long bench provides outdoor seating for three people.  A solid back, wide arms, and thick slabs give strength and durability to this bench.  Hand split red cedar in contrasting natural coloration add some interesting patterns to the basic design.

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Ramsey coffee table 1

150 150 Thuja Wood Art - Reclaimed Cedar Furniture Wood Art Vancouver Victoria Gulf Islands British Columbia

This coffee table is made from salvaged driftwood, all hand split red cedar. This cedar has some amazing colour variations in the grain, brought out by sanding it smooth and finishing the table with an all natural oil stain (Landark – Tung and Linseed oils, citrus, pine rosin, and beeswax).

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driftwood

150 150 Thuja Wood Art - Reclaimed Cedar Furniture Wood Art Vancouver Victoria Gulf Islands British Columbia

froe and mallet

150 150 Thuja Wood Art - Reclaimed Cedar Furniture Wood Art Vancouver Victoria Gulf Islands British Columbia

All handsplit cedar shed

150 150 Thuja Wood Art - Reclaimed Cedar Furniture Wood Art Vancouver Victoria Gulf Islands British Columbia

Living in the garden on the Wilde Farm is this little shed I built entirely out of hand split red cedar, with a beautiful stained glass in the door by Celine Wilde.

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