Chinese Proverb: Man who eats many prunes gets good run for the money.
More than a little outside of my budget!
Bruce Shiverdecker - Retired Starving Artist ( No longer a Part timer at Woodcraft, Peoria, Il.)
"The great thing about turning is that all you have to do is remove what's not needed and you have something beautiful. Nature does the hard part!"
Samy's Discount Outlet is the first place I think of when I think fine furniture.
Gee I wonder what I should sell the Maloof Style pedestal tables I been building, I have on in my shop I use as a bench for things.
"There’s a lot of work being done today that doesn’t have any soul in it. The technique may be the utmost perfection, yet it is lifeless. It doesn’t have a soul. I hope my furniture has a soul to it." - Sam Maloof
The Pessimist complains about the wind; The Optimist expects it to change;The Realist adjusts the sails.~ William Arthur Ward
Maybe it's a typo and he put a couple too many zero's in there?
Programmer - An organism that turns coffee into software.
If all your friends are exactly like you, What an un-interesting life it must be.
Hey......this is an actual "reproduction" for goodness sakes.
The guy is pretty proud of his work.
The price asked is, well, confident? The wood is indeed gaudy. What I find most disingenuous is his disclaimer as this not being a piece that Sam made, but clearly his longish dissertation on Sam Maloof is meant to trade on Sam's reputation. THAT I find offensive.
Carol now in NV,
Let us live under neither carrot nor stick, but in and with promise. Carol Reed