Outdoor Wall Accent Pieces

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Project by Desert_Woodworker posted 06-12-2015 01:48 AM 692 views 1 time favorited 6 comments Add to Favorites Watch

This is a collection of my “Cactus Series”. It is designed on Vetric Aspire 8 software and cut with a Laguna CNC. The finished “Medite” outdoor substrate is coated (i.e. brushed, spray or sponge) with a product that has “actual” metal on /in the finish. I then “patina” should I want a certain look. Outdoor life 10-15 years; just UV re-coat with a protective finish each year. The photo’s are coated with “CopperB” , red Patina and Poly. The Sun- Brass; Poly.

-- Desert_Woodworker

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#1 posted 06-12-2015 04:23 PM

Very nice, I like them!

A propos “desert” and “catus”. I live in Germany and like the rich an green vegetation very much. But I like cactus-plants too. Now I only have 4 or 5, but years ago I collected them and had up to 300 plants. Some of them where very beautiful, others hat many or big flowers.

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#2 posted 06-12-2015 09:08 PM

Very well done!

I have always liked a “western/desert/prairie” scene.

-- just rjR

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#3 posted 06-12-2015 11:04 PM

Thank you- If I develop this “cactus” theme further- then I’ll make some green.

-- Desert_Woodworker

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#4 posted 06-14-2015 01:38 AM

Looks great, I’m vacationing in Arizona right now and love desert everything, usually come down once a year. These would look great in my families back yard, might have to make some up and bring them down with me next year. Nice work!

-- A hammer dangling from a wall will bang and sound like work when the wind blows the right way.

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#5 posted 06-14-2015 01:58 AM

Thanks please post your stuff

-- Desert_Woodworker

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#6 posted 06-14-2015 06:00 AM

Very nice!!! Touch of personality

-- Chris Harrell - custom callmaker "Quacky Calls" Eastern NC.

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