Scroll Saw cut Sign

  • Advertise with us
Project by TannerTurnings posted 02-23-2015 10:48 PM 795 views 0 times favorited 6 comments Add to Favorites Watch
Scroll Saw cut Sign
Scroll Saw cut Sign No picture No picture No picture No picture No picture
Zoom Pictures

As I managed to quit smoking last year, I decided that I should “reward” myself by buying a Scroll Saw.
I’m a COMPLETE NEWBIE to Scroll Sawing, so I designed and made this little sign as a “practice piece”. I’m quite pleased with how it came out.


-- Keith, Norfolk England. Why Burn it when you can Turn it??!!

6 comments so far

View leafherder's profile


856 posts in 1374 days

#1 posted 02-23-2015 11:15 PM

Congratulations on quitting a bad habit, gaining a new toy, and learning a new skill. Have fun with it.

-- Leafherder

View BobWemm's profile


1727 posts in 1348 days

#2 posted 02-24-2015 12:04 AM

Congratulations from me also.
Great sign Keith, I haven’t used my Scroll saw for years, might have to fire it up again.

Thanks for sharing,

-- Bob, Western Australia, The Sun came up this morning, what a great start to the day. Now it's up to me to make it even better. I've cut this piece of wood 4 times and it's still too damn short.

View doubleDD's profile


5067 posts in 1465 days

#3 posted 02-24-2015 12:08 AM

Well done job and congrats on quitting the habit. I always had problems with the A’s.

-- Dave, Downers Grove, Il. -------- When you run out of ideas, start building your dreams.

View ohwoodeye's profile


1712 posts in 2576 days

#4 posted 02-24-2015 03:08 PM

Looks good. I too am the definition of a beginner when it comes to scrolling. This was my first attempt
It was fun and pretty simple. I have made 3 of them and everyone get a giggle when they receive it.
Your letters turned out very even and very smooth looking. Looks like you are leaps ahead of me already.
Well done.

-- Directions are just the Manufacturer's opinion on how something should be assembled. ----Mike, Waukesha, WI

View JimInNM's profile


216 posts in 639 days

#5 posted 02-24-2015 05:22 PM

Go to this site and you won’t have to design patterns. This guy has wonderful patterns and programs to make many of your own things.

-- JimInNM........Space Case

View TannerTurnings's profile


137 posts in 849 days

#6 posted 02-25-2015 05:48 PM

Thanks for all the kind comments folks!

JimInNM, I do use some of the patterns etc from scrollsawworkshop, but also enjoy designing my own, and decided to do that for the sign here as I wanted something that’s free standing and that doesn’t take up much space in my boxes that I take to craft fairs. This one, being only an inch thick and about 10 inches long by 5 inches tall, fits the bill quite nicely for me.



-- Keith, Norfolk England. Why Burn it when you can Turn it??!!

Have your say...

You must be signed in to post the comments.

DISCLAIMER: Any posts on LJ are posted by individuals acting in their own right and do not necessarily reflect the views of LJ. LJ will not be held liable for the actions of any user.

Latest Projects | Latest Blog Entries | Latest Forum Topics