LumberJocks

Heart Clock

  • Advertise with us
Project by Walnut_Weasel posted 07-31-2009 03:01 AM 1867 views 1 time favorited 7 comments Add to Favorites Watch

Here is a simple little clock I made for my wife over a year ago. At the time all I had was a junk scroll saw and a hand-me-down craftsman router. (Non-plunging) I am not sure what took longer…cutting out this simple shape from 1x walnut or hand sanding out the terribly rough cut left by that underpowered scroll saw. But none the less, I finished it. I chose to just apply oil as the finish. As far as I am concerned, walnut needs no help!

It is nothing fancy, but I consider this my first woodworking project.

-- James - www.walnutweasel.wordpress.com





7 comments so far

View blockhead's profile

blockhead

1475 posts in 3031 days


#1 posted 07-31-2009 03:58 AM

Beautiful clock James. The beauty is in its simplicity. Well done!

-- Brad, Oregon- The things that come to those who wait, may be the things left by those who got there first.

View a1Jim's profile

a1Jim

115934 posts in 3300 days


#2 posted 07-31-2009 04:48 AM

Unique design well done

-- http://artisticwoodstudio.com Custom furniture

View degoose's profile

degoose

7212 posts in 3077 days


#3 posted 07-31-2009 08:36 AM

One down and a million to go,
Larry

-- Don't drink and use power tools @ lasercreationsbylarry.com.au

View jockmike2's profile

jockmike2

10635 posts in 3969 days


#4 posted 07-31-2009 03:01 PM

Nice little clock for the Mrs. you are very right about walnut.

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

View woodworm's profile

woodworm

14408 posts in 3313 days


#5 posted 07-31-2009 03:17 PM

Nicely done!

-- masrol, kuala lumpur, MY.

View mcoyfrog's profile

mcoyfrog

3806 posts in 3317 days


#6 posted 07-31-2009 09:03 PM

Good job, I love clocks..

-- Wood and Glass they kick (well you know) Have a great day - Dug

View Innovator's profile

Innovator

3584 posts in 3136 days


#7 posted 08-02-2009 08:23 PM

It goes to show that no matter what tools are used it all about the craftsman themself, nice clock.

-- Whether You Think You Can or You Think You Can't, YOU ARE RIGHT!!!

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