My first paid order all finished!

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Project by cdaniels posted 06-06-2014 12:14 PM 1401 views 0 times favorited 12 comments Add to Favorites Watch

Allready have orders coming in for scroll saw work! Here’s my first finished order! Not a bad 20 bucks if I do say so myself. I’m actually kind of proud of myself!
It’s a nameplate for a woman’s 1 year old daughters photo shoot.
Iron sides

-- Jesus was a carpenter... I'm just saying

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#1 posted 06-06-2014 12:15 PM

Why the crap do my pictures always post upside down or sideways, I tried holding the camera 4 diff ways raaaaahhhhhhhh

-- Jesus was a carpenter... I'm just saying

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#2 posted 06-06-2014 12:16 PM

That is some very fine scrollwork. I was under the impression that you were fairly new to woodworking, but this has the mark of a seasoned hand. The lettering is perfection.

-- Bucket, any person that spends 10k on a bicycle is guaranteed to be a $@I almost started to like you. -bhog

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#3 posted 06-06-2014 12:16 PM

congrats on the commission!

-- Jesse, Saint Louis, Missouri

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#4 posted 06-06-2014 12:42 PM

Cool, now follow the fine tradition of wood workers everywhere and spend that on more tools! (one much more then the 20 bucks).

-- No mistakes, just kindling

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#5 posted 06-06-2014 02:30 PM

If you are posting from a phone you have rotate the pic, save, then rotate to the right orientation and save it.

-- "We build our workshops. Then we enjoy the fruits of our labor by laboring for more fruits." - Me

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#6 posted 06-06-2014 02:31 PM

Congratulations, Chris! You are on your way!

-- God bless, Candy

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#7 posted 06-06-2014 03:40 PM

Is the sign cut from a triangular stock or just flat, hard to tell from the sideways photo?

Either way, nice work and nice work on the commission…....take the wife to dinner with the $20

-- I've had trouble with both wives, the first one left me and the second one won't.

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#8 posted 06-06-2014 08:38 PM

Looks great and congrats

-- The Old Rednek Workshop

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#9 posted 06-06-2014 11:25 PM

I had the same issue with my pics on my phone. Someone on here
helped me out, go to your pic on your phone and crop it ( even if u don’t
change it just save crop and pic. comes out correct) idk why but it

-- Andy, Alliance,Ohio

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#10 posted 06-07-2014 12:50 AM

Welcome to the dark side of woodworking!

-- See my work at and

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#11 posted 06-07-2014 10:42 AM

Nice work. I wish I could do scroll work like that but not enough patience. Taking pictures upright is all in how you hold your tongue and angle your head.

Love it.

-- Sean G, Barrie, Ontario

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#12 posted 06-08-2014 01:08 PM

Congrats on the sale. Looks great.
Also a belated welcome to LJ.


-- Chris L. "Don't Dream it, Be it."- (Purveyors of Portable Fun and Fidgets)

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