Loving cross wall hanging

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Project by dgreen50 posted 11-04-2014 06:53 PM 1485 views 11 times favorited 8 comments Add to Favorites Watch

wall hanging cross. Woods used are walnut, cherry and the cross itself is Bubinga. The finish is spray lacquer. My wife drew the plans and it was my job to cut it out and put it together. It was one of those “yes dear” projects. Approximate size is 16” by 14”.

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#1 posted 11-04-2014 08:49 PM

Oh I really like that. If you don’t mind, I would like to add it to the different styles of crosses I make.

-- Larry in Hawaii,

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#2 posted 11-04-2014 09:42 PM

Oh I really like that. If you don t mind, I would like to add it to the different styles of crosses I make.

- Hawaiilad

Sure, help yourself, the ladies seem, to really like these.

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#3 posted 11-05-2014 02:36 AM

very nice… well done

-- I yam what I yam and that's all what I yam

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#4 posted 11-05-2014 05:21 PM

AS the comments above indicate! It will be “borrowed” as a design!

Nice !

Great work and fantastic design too.

-- Wood rescue is good for the environment and me! just rjR

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#5 posted 11-05-2014 09:10 PM

Very pretty.

-- While teaching a class, a gentlemen once asked me: "When chip carving an intricate design, what do you do when you are almost finished and the wood breaks off?" I replied "Cover the kids ears."

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#6 posted 11-06-2014 12:08 AM

I really like it , your wife made a great design and you made it happen. Great project

-- the stone rejected by the builders will become the capstone

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#7 posted 11-06-2014 01:02 PM

Looks great. Love the concept too.

-- There's no crying in woodworking. Just measure and cut again.

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#8 posted 11-06-2014 09:41 PM

Well it is a winner!Well made and the woods contrast very well too.

-- "someone has to be wounded for others to be saved, someone has to sacrifice for others to feel happiness, someone has to die so others could live"

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