LumberJocks

Walnut and Lacewood Map Frame

  • Advertise with us
Project by kevmann64 posted 1874 days ago 644 views 1 time favorited 2 comments Add to Favorites Watch

This is one of two frames made for my father-in-law. He loves his big World and United States maps, but the pushpins he had holding them on the wall did them no honor. I used walnut for the structure of the frame with a lacewood inlay. The “compass points” are hand cut from burled walnut. Finish is tung and wiping poly.





2 comments so far

View Ampeater's profile

Ampeater

388 posts in 2349 days


#1 posted 1873 days ago

WOW! I really like it. I have been looking for a nice design for some frames for some new portraits.

I just might use your design.

-- "A goal without a plan is a wish."

View a1Jim's profile

a1Jim

112000 posts in 2179 days


#2 posted 1873 days ago

fantastic frame well done

-- http://artisticwoodstudio.com Custom furniture

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

HomeRefurbers.com

Latest Projects | Latest Blog Entries | Latest Forum Topics

GardenTenders.com :: gardening showcase