LumberJocks

New project for an old customer Wheatley and Grueby framed tiles

  • Advertise with us
Blog entry by Dan'um Style posted 985 days ago 3648 reads 2 times favorited 15 comments Add to Favorites Watch



Noticed a Wheatley Bear tile on eBay and sent Merridee a message that it matched her Elk tile piece.
... She bought it and now I’m making her another frame to match.
Today I reproduced the design.
Her original AutoCad file was lost a couple hard drives ago. Back in the desktop – pre- laptop era >grin<.
I still have some 2×2 Grueby tiles in my collection and even a Grueby Green rectangle.

more pieces in Merridee’s house
Click for details
Click for details
Click for details

-- keeping myself entertained ... Humor and fun lubricate the brain



15 comments so far

View Lee A. Jesberger's profile

Lee A. Jesberger

6646 posts in 2585 days


#1 posted 985 days ago

Your work is beautiful, Dan.

Nice photo’s.

Lee

-- by Lee A. Jesberger http://www.prowoodworkingtips.com http://www.ezee-feed.com

View Karson's profile

Karson

34862 posts in 3006 days


#2 posted 985 days ago

Dan some fantastic work. I’m sure that the new tile will be displayed just as well.

Good catch on the eBay item.

-- I've been blessed with a father who liked to tinker in wood, and a wife who lets me tinker in wood. Southern Delaware karson_morrison@bigfoot.com †

View lew's profile

lew

9958 posts in 2361 days


#3 posted 985 days ago

Gonna make a beautiful pair of wall hangings, Dan.

Thank goodness for cheap USB flash drives they make it so easy to backup data.

Lew

-- Lew- Time traveler. Purveyor of the Universe's finest custom rolling pins.

View Napaman's profile

Napaman

5320 posts in 2683 days


#4 posted 985 days ago

very cool…

-- Matt--Proud LJ since 2007

View Douglas Bordner's profile

Douglas Bordner

3961 posts in 2669 days


#5 posted 985 days ago

You own A&C, Dan. Masterful stuff always.

-- "Bordnerizing" perfectly good lumber for over a decade.

View cajunpen's profile

cajunpen

14366 posts in 2671 days


#6 posted 985 days ago

Dan, I always enjoy viewing your art. You are the master of framing as far as I am concerned.

-- Bill - "Suit yourself and let the rest be pleased." http://www.cajunpen.com/

View sras's profile

sras

3784 posts in 1735 days


#7 posted 985 days ago

The owner is going to have a very impressive set of frames – absolutely stunning design!

-- Steve - Impatience is Expensive

View Dan'um Style's profile

Dan'um Style

12856 posts in 2589 days


#8 posted 985 days ago

Thanks Buds!
Gotta get my rear in the shop and cut some 1/4” strips of QSWO

-- keeping myself entertained ... Humor and fun lubricate the brain

View Jim Jakosh's profile

Jim Jakosh

11099 posts in 1711 days


#9 posted 985 days ago

Very nice!!!!!!!!!!!...........Jim

-- Jim Jakosh.....Practical Wood Products...........Learn something new every day!! Variety is the Spice of Life!!

View mafe's profile

mafe

9456 posts in 1695 days


#10 posted 984 days ago

Yes that is really beautiful.
Best thoughts,
Mads

-- Mad F, the fanatical rhykenologist and vintage architect. Democraticwoodworking.

View Grumpy's profile

Grumpy

19334 posts in 2457 days


#11 posted 978 days ago

Very impressive mate

-- Grumpy - "Always look on the bright side of life"- Monty Python

View Dan'um Style's profile

Dan'um Style

12856 posts in 2589 days


#12 posted 922 days ago

Added a finished photo … hope she likes it

-- keeping myself entertained ... Humor and fun lubricate the brain

View Karson's profile

Karson

34862 posts in 3006 days


#13 posted 922 days ago

Dan: A great finished photo.

Great job.

-- I've been blessed with a father who liked to tinker in wood, and a wife who lets me tinker in wood. Southern Delaware karson_morrison@bigfoot.com †

View a1Jim's profile

a1Jim

112002 posts in 2183 days


#14 posted 922 days ago

Dan I always love your work,this is a fantastic piece.

-- http://artisticwoodstudio.com Custom furniture

View reggiek's profile

reggiek

2240 posts in 1876 days


#15 posted 922 days ago

Beautiful….glad you posted the finished picture….I did not see this when originally posted. Your customer has excellent taste….I am a big fan of the A&C style…

-- Woodworking.....My small slice of heaven!

Have your say...

You must be signed in to post the comments.

DISCLAIMER: Any posts on LJ are posted by individuals acting in their own right and do not necessarily reflect the views of LJ. LJ will not be held liable for the actions of any user.

Latest Projects | Latest Blog Entries | Latest Forum Topics

HomeRefurbers.com

Latest Projects | Latest Blog Entries | Latest Forum Topics

GardenTenders.com :: gardening showcase