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Project by Rick13403 posted 09-16-2015 02:51 AM 809 views 2 times favorited 4 comments Add to Favorites Watch
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This intersecting word plaque was designed by Keith Fenton. The words are cut from 1/8” thick maple and then mounted on 1/2” pine that was stained Early American. The maple was dipped in lemon oil then I added a piece of red sign vinyl to it and then glued it to the backer board. I added brass nails in the corners for looks and put 2 saw tooth hangers on the back. The whole plaque was then sealed with a satin top coat.

-- Rick - DeWalt 788 & Ex21 - www.thescrollerandtoler.com





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Sheila Landry (scrollgirl)

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#1 posted 09-16-2015 03:15 PM

I love that Minwax Early American color. You did a beautiful job on it! :)

Sheila

-- Designer/Artist/Teacher. Owner of Sheila Landry Designs (http://www.sheilalandrydesigns.com) Scroll saw, wood working and painting patterns and surfaces. "Knowledge is Power"

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helluvawreck

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#2 posted 09-16-2015 03:36 PM

That’s a nice looking plaque.

helluvawreck aka Charles
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-- If a man does not keep pace with his companions, perhaps it is because he hears a different drummer. Let him step to the music which he hears, however measured or far away. Henry David Thoreau

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PaulDoug

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#3 posted 09-16-2015 03:55 PM

Also very nice work. Great finish.

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

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Howard

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#4 posted 09-17-2015 05:09 AM

Very nice work…extremely well thought out and completed.

-- Life Member of: USA + NRA + USMC = Semper Fi to all three.

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