white oak deck

white oak deck

white oak deck

white oak deck

live edge walnut slab trestle table

Posted by on Dec 6, 2012 in Blog | Comments Off

Three slab walnut table top with maple butterfly keys, and matching split limb walnut leg structure using mortise and tenon joinery

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North Dakota Museum of Art Auction

Posted by on Oct 12, 2012 in Blog | Comments Off

Saturday, October 20, 2012 Come celebrate the Fifteenth Annual Autumn Art Auction at the North Dakota Museum of Art. The Auction was created in order to develop a buyer’s market in North Dakota. In this time an art community has taken hold and has created a diverse audience for original work in the Red River Valley. Established collectors, as well as young buyers just starting their collections, have expanded the market. The Autumn Art Auction is an annual gala live auction of collectible art. Wine and hors d’oeuvres 6:30 pm. Auction...

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First City of Arts: STUDIO CRUISE 2012: October 19-21

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Duane will be demonstrating in his studio during the 2012 Studio Cruise.  24 Artisans in a 20 mile radius will be opening their studios for this scenic drive-yourself tour. Download a map of the cruise http://visitbemidji.com/specialevents/studio-cruise.html

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More Common Ground segments on PBS

Posted by on Oct 12, 2012 in Blog | Comments Off

Some of you may not have seen these segments, so here is a reminder.  For more information about Common Ground, visit http://www.lptv.org/commonground Duane Shoup and Ashley Hull make a rustic wood table. Duane Shoup, Ashley Hull – Common Ground Episode 305 – First Air Date November 10, 2011 Duane Shoup of Wildwood Rustic Furnishings creates a rustic end table from maple and oak as explains his love of wood-working. Segment from Lakeland Public Television’s weekly series Common Ground. Duane Shoup puts together a rustic...

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Rustic Ash Burl Table

Posted by on May 28, 2012 in Blog | Comments Off

A customer had a large ash burl and he wanted to make a coffee table. First we had to saw it into usable pieces and let it dry. The idea was to use four pieces in the top of the table. They were cut to have two straight edges to fit together and incorporated into a four piece tabletop. Walnut limbs were used for the leg structure. This table was the first of its kind that I have built, very interesting project that turned out to be a fine and unique...

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March 24 & 31 Build a Solid Oak Butterfly Bench.

Posted by on Mar 11, 2012 in Blog | Comments Off

Join master woodscraftsman Duane Shoup in his Shevlin woodshop for a two-day workshop in which each participant will build their own solid oak bench for indoor or outdoor use.   Sign up for the workshop through Region 2 Arts Council  http://r2arts.org/  Hurry!

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New Design: Cedar Potting Bench

Posted by on Feb 23, 2012 in Blog | Comments Off

Cedar potting bench with adjustable top shelf, just in time for Spring.

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North Dakota Museum of Art

Posted by on Aug 31, 2011 in Blog | Comments Off

North Dakota Museum of Art

From October 23rd to November 11  this Entry Table will be exhibited at the North Dakota Museum of Art.  The work will be available at auction on November 12th.  If you are interested in bidding on this table, contact museum director, Laurel Reuter ljreuter@ndmoa.com  Proceeds are split between the artist and the museum, and are tax deductible. Walnut top, White Oak legs, Cherry Bowtie 28″ H 14″W, 46″ L...

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Tables from Spring 2010

Posted by on Jun 4, 2011 in Blog | Comments Off

Three gorgeous new tables from Duane.  The Cherry Slab dining table with four bowties will easily seat six.  The table is built with precision and the two slabs are held together with the bowties. The cherry sofa table is a sculpted, rustic table that fits with both contemporary and rustic decor. The beautiful walnut table is suitable for as a sofa table, an occasional table, and an entry table....

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Workshop

Posted by on Apr 25, 2011 in Blog | 0 comments

Build a Rustic End Table, workshop with Duane Shoup Learn from Master Furniture Craftsman Duane Shoup how to build a rustic end-table using fine local hard woods. After two Saturday sessions, you will come away with a beautiful end-table that you have built yourself. WHEN: Saturday April 16th and April 23rd, 2011 from12-5 p.m.  Sponsored by Region 2 Arts Council See photographs from the workshop...

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