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Thinning Out the Herd

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Thinning Out the Herd

DIY folks, it's your time to shine! We are currently releasing a portion of our inventory to the public for DIY-ers. Our live edge wood slab inventory is vast and has a rich history. Many of the live edge wood slabs came from a single collector, who milled the lumber in Up State, New York in the late 70's. It was then moved to Milan, Michigan, where it air-dried, untouched in a barn, for over 45 years! The figure and movement in the grains of each piece is simply amazing! This release, of just a portion of our live edge...

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Live Edge Artisan: The Great Wood Pile

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Live Edge Artisan: The Great Wood Pile

Live Edge Artisan Gallery was opened to showcase the amazing, air-dried woods and studio furniture of artisan, Scotty Myers.  Myers may have the largest (air-dried for over 40 years) collection of highly figured woods in the country.  This collection was harvested by former pro football player, Joseph O'Donnell.   Joseph O'Donnell played college football as a fullback, guard and tackle for the University of Michigan from 1960-1963.  He played professional football as a guard and tackle for eight seasons for the Buffalo Bills in New York.   Joe is remembered as a college player for a fake punt while playing...

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AFM Safecoat Live Edge Artisan Penetrating Wood Oil & Wax

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AFM Safecoat Live Edge Artisan Penetrating Wood Oil & Wax

AFM Safecoat offers an organic penetrating wood oil and wax.  The finish from this product is incredible.  It is virtually orderless, much like a linseed oil odor, and can be applied indoors.  It leaves the wood feeling natural, and silky to the touch.  The finish is yours to control; whether you favor a matte, satin, gloss or high gloss finish, it is up to you.  We are very excited to be linked with this amazing product (my trade secret for 20 years) and to announce that they will be releasing it with new labels very soon:  AFM Safecoat Live Edge Artisan...

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