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Project by Rebarn posted 04-18-2014 10:09 PM 1141 views 5 times favorited 5 comments Add to Favorites Watch

Making some reclaimed wood wall hangings out of off cuts. Not quite completed yet (need lettering)...but…you get the idea.

-- A day without slivers is a day without sunshine!





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#1 posted 04-18-2014 10:35 PM

Outstandung!

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#2 posted 04-19-2014 02:43 PM

Real neat. How did you get such crisp outlines? I’m assuming a stencil used, but I’ve always gotten bleeding of the paint.

Steve.

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#3 posted 04-19-2014 02:44 PM

Very nice, love that you use reclaimed material. I checked out your other projects, you are very skilled at your craft.

-- Scott, PA., www.hazlettwoodshop.etsy.com

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#4 posted 04-19-2014 03:06 PM

Great use of scraps ,they all look fantastic.

-- http://artisticwoodstudio.com Custom furniture

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#5 posted 05-17-2014 02:24 PM

Very cool work. Was curious if you’d be willing to share how you did the painting?

After seeing yours, I did a similar project.

On mine I printed out the deer silhouette, taped it down to the wood, traced around it with a ballpoint pen, and then used acrylic paint to paint inside the lines. The pen indention helped to keep the paint from bleeding too much, but my results don’t look as clean as yours.

You probably have better painting skills than I do, but was curious to see if your approach was different.

-- Steve

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