Arts & Crafts Style Tiger Maple framed landscape tile .... THE CLEARING ...DAN WALTERS TILE

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Project by Dan'um Style posted 02-10-2009 03:01 AM 5639 views 0 times favorited 10 comments Add to Favorites Watch

arts and crafts style … curly maple framed landscape tile … same finish I use on quarter sawn white oak … dark golden oak aniline dye, wet sanded red mahogany oil stain, seedlac and dark paste wax

frame details inspired by individualist Charles Rohlfs

Titled : The Clearing

link to blog with discussions about tiles … this tile is number 8 in the series
links about BILL
the best one

hand carved the master for this forest landscape tile based on a pen and ink drawing given to me by world renowned author, artist, illustrator and sculptor, Bil Nelson

Bill is one of my long time collectors as well, purchasing several of my pieces, early on in my tile and frame making endeavor/passion/obsession .. <grin>

CHAIRS are posted reference only. Made by Charles Rohlfs …

-- keeping myself entertained ... Humor and fun lubricate the brain

10 comments so far

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#1 posted 02-10-2009 04:20 AM

Another very nice one Dan. I really like how the grain popped and the color. Nice job.

-- ~ Inspiring those who inspire me ~

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#2 posted 02-10-2009 04:42 AM

Sweet wood and great work again. Your work makes a strong statement, there is a commanding presence in all the work I’ve seen you make.

-- Dan Wiggins

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#3 posted 02-10-2009 06:17 AM

Wow Dan, you just keep up the quality! Originality, quality and consistency. Love seeing your art. Love the nature themes. Thanks.

-- mtnwild (Jack), It's not what you see, it's how you see it.

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Dan'um Style

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#4 posted 02-10-2009 07:45 AM

I had fun making this one.

Thanks guys

-- keeping myself entertained ... Humor and fun lubricate the brain

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#5 posted 02-10-2009 01:23 PM

I love the finish process that you use. It really
produces great results.
Thanks for letting us see another masterpiece.

-- ''Carry on my wayward son''

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Lee A. Jesberger

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#6 posted 02-10-2009 03:08 PM

Hi Dan;

Another great piece!

Does this mean a switch to curly maple, or a fluke?


-- by Lee A. Jesberger

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#7 posted 02-10-2009 07:09 PM

Another home run, this time with my favorite wood. Beautiful pic too. Really different looking, but great just the same.

-- (You just have to please the man in the Mirror) Mike from Michigan -

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Dan'um Style

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#8 posted 02-11-2009 03:08 AM

Thanks guys

I need the feel-goods today !!


Bought 55 bucks worth of curly maple about a year ago. Just getting around to using some of it

-- keeping myself entertained ... Humor and fun lubricate the brain

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#9 posted 02-11-2009 04:31 AM

Very stylish Dan. I like that one a lot.

-- Grumpy - "Always look on the bright side of life"- Monty Python

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#10 posted 02-12-2009 12:51 PM

Another nice one!

-- "The way to make a small fortune in woodworking- start with a large one"

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