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MISSISSIPI BUD WALL HANGING #5: textured, bronze and iron oxide coatings w/ acid patina then top coat

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Blog entry by Dan'um Style posted 06-27-2012 03:11 AM 3853 reads 0 times favorited 8 comments Add to Favorites Watch
« Part 4: in wood and and another frame design idea Part 5 of MISSISSIPI BUD WALL HANGING series Part 6: quartersawn white oak, sapele frame »

first photo is with the bronze and iron oxide patinated coating. If this was an interior piece I’d be done

finished piece with uv marine spar varnish and a matt top coat … still need to make the frame

lee valley bronzed screws. sitting outside this piece will age beautifully.

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



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GMman

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#1 posted 06-27-2012 03:13 AM

Great job and great finish

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Joe Lyddon

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#2 posted 06-27-2012 03:16 AM

SUPER FINISH!

Thank you!

-- Have Fun! Joe Lyddon - Alta Loma, CA USA - Home: http://www.WoodworkStuff.net ... My Small Gallery: http://www.ncwoodworker.net/pp/showgallery.php?ppuser=1389&cat=500"

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lew

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#3 posted 06-27-2012 03:23 AM

Beautiful, Dan!

Really like the way the screws add to the piece.

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

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Bertha

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#4 posted 06-27-2012 03:24 AM

Outstanding. I absolutely love the finish. That HAD to be the exact look you were going for. Really impressive.

-- My dad and I built a 65 chev pick up.I killed trannys in that thing for some reason-Hog

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Donna Menke

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#5 posted 06-27-2012 03:24 AM

Metallic finish and screws make it perfect. I’d go very simple on the frame- hardly needs anything.

-- "So much wood. . .so little time!" www.woodworks-by-donna.com

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#6 posted 06-27-2012 06:22 AM

Nice one buddy.

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

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#7 posted 06-27-2012 12:04 PM

Sweet.
I like it, the finish looks fantastic.

Steve

-- -- I'm no rocket surgeon

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sras

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#8 posted 06-27-2012 02:12 PM

That finish is awesome! This is going to be another first class piece.

-- Steve - Impatience is Expensive

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