Deer & Owl night light.

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Project by Chris posted 08-17-2015 02:50 PM 1913 views 18 times favorited 10 comments Add to Favorites Watch

A free pattern from Scrollsaw Woodworking & Crafts magazine. Cut from red oak and poplar. Thanks for looking!

-- Chris, Virginia

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#1 posted 08-17-2015 04:11 PM

You did a great job on that light. I have the pattern and hope to try it one day.

-- “We all die. The goal isn't to live forever; the goal is to create something that will.” - Chuck Palahniuk

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#2 posted 08-17-2015 04:48 PM

Chris, this turned out nicely.

helluvawreck aka Charles

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#3 posted 08-17-2015 06:20 PM

I liked it. Simply and beautifully, accurately and volume. If to think over, it is possible to do without waste. I badly know English, there can be you this question provided…. Good luck….

-- Ganchik Sasha. Life shouldn't be a draft copy.....

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#4 posted 08-17-2015 10:43 PM

I love it! The light behind the owl is a wonderful surprise! How big is this, Chris? Thanks for sharing.

-- God bless, Candy

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#5 posted 08-18-2015 03:16 AM

Your scroll work is incredible! This night light is very original….awesome.

Thanks for sharing.

Bill in MI

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#6 posted 08-18-2015 07:43 AM

Great job Chris. I have not seen that design. Which month issue did you find it? What thickness of wood did you use?

-- Larry in Hawaii,

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#7 posted 08-18-2015 10:17 AM

Thanks for the nice comments. Pattern is in the Fall 2015 magazine (most recent issue). I used 1/4” red oak ply for the cutouts and 3/4” poplar for base and top. Measures 12” x 6” x 3” deep.

-- Chris, Virginia

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#8 posted 08-18-2015 01:10 PM

Beautiful piece. The “moon” really makes it cool

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#9 posted 08-18-2015 06:58 PM

This is an awesome night light. Incredible work. Thanks for sharing it.

-- Don, -

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#10 posted 08-19-2015 01:59 AM

Love that the light is the moon. Great wood and love this piece. Makes me wish I had a scrolls saw. Thanks for sharing

-- Paul, "Measure once, cut twic"

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