Mothers Day Project

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Project by CoolToolShed posted 05-14-2014 02:21 AM 1268 views 6 times favorited 3 comments Add to Favorites Watch

Been a while since I posted! I have been extremely busy! But I finally made it into the shop to put the wife’s Mother’s Day gift together. Its an ink jet photo transfer to wood. I used some oak pallet wood and made a simple pine frame. The photos were done in B&W to make them look old and worn!

-- Chris in Maine -

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#1 posted 05-14-2014 02:43 AM

what process did you use to transfer to the wood

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#2 posted 05-14-2014 02:48 AM

@rkevins I used Steve Ramsey’s, (WoodWorking for Mere Mortals), process. You use the waxy paper under label sheets, like Avery Labels. You peel the labels off and then print to the waxy paper in your ink jet printer. The ink doesnt dry until you put it on the wood! Very simple and fun!

-- Chris in Maine -

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#3 posted 05-27-2014 09:27 PM

Thanks for sharing how you made this.

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