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Project by Rj posted 08-19-2009 07:31 PM 1845 views 5 times favorited 16 comments Add to Favorites Watch
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This is a frame I did for a friend not to long ago I also made one for my Mom & Dad.
Woods – Birdseye Maple,Padauk& Yellowheart.

-- Rj's Woodworks,San Jose & Weed Ca,





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pommy

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#1 posted 08-19-2009 07:40 PM

Wow thats beautifull and very time consuming how long did the glueing process take and did you use padauk veneer or use your bandsaw

Andy

-- cut it saw it scrap it SKPE: ANDREW.CARTER69

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Walnut_Weasel

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#2 posted 08-19-2009 07:54 PM

What wood should one use for an owl picture frame? Birdseye of course!

Looks great!

-- James - www.walnutweasel.wordpress.com

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degoose

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#3 posted 08-19-2009 09:53 PM

Great mate.. nice contrast. and looks like tight mitres.

-- Drink twice... and don't bother to cut... @ lazylarrywoodworks.com.au For lovers of all things timber...

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majeagle1

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#4 posted 08-19-2009 10:44 PM

Beautiful job on both frames…......... love the contrast, design and construction.

Well done !!!!

-- Gene, Majestic Eagle Woodworks, http://majesticeagleww.etsy.com/, http://www.flickr.com/photos/majesticeagle/

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Ben Kahmann

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#5 posted 08-19-2009 11:06 PM

Great looking frames, I can tell you took your time with these. Super

-- Ben Kahmann Dayton, OH

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mtnwild

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#6 posted 08-19-2009 11:19 PM

Beautiful! Very nice design…............Beautiful wood selection…..........................

-- mtnwild (Jack), It's not what you see, it's how you see it.

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MooreWoodworks

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#7 posted 08-20-2009 12:43 AM

Great looking frame! I’ve done a couple frames in the past and they came out well except for one thing. I was advised that epoxy would suffice as a source of joinery in the corners and the mitres came apart one two of the frames. What joinery did you use on your mitres?

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lightweightladylefty

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#8 posted 08-20-2009 06:24 AM

RJ,
I think I like this one even more . . . but it’s hard to choose. Great Frame!

-- Jesus is the ONLY reason for ANY season.

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a1Jim

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#9 posted 08-20-2009 06:25 AM

another special frame well done RJ

-- http://artisticwoodstudio.com Custom furniture

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sedcokid

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#10 posted 08-20-2009 02:57 PM

Wow! You do beautiful work.

Thanks for posting,
‘the sedcokid’

-- Chuck Emery, Michigan,

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sedcokid

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#11 posted 08-20-2009 02:59 PM

Once again, You Do Great Work!!
‘The SedcoKid’

-- Chuck Emery, Michigan,

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Rj

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#12 posted 08-21-2009 04:45 AM

Thanks fellow LJs for all the complements! I really appreciate it.

-- Rj's Woodworks,San Jose & Weed Ca,

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Innovator

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#13 posted 08-22-2009 06:49 PM

RJ, the frame looks great.

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

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Mike

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#14 posted 10-04-2009 02:06 AM

Really nice job! That is a winner.

-- Mike, VT

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WistysWoodWorkingWonders

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#15 posted 10-06-2009 08:10 PM

RJ,
Just checking out some of your projects and can’t get enough… Keep posting PLEASE… You do absolutely amazing work with wood… My favorite part is the use of the contrasting woods…
Thanks…
Wisty

-- New Project = New Tool... it's just the way it is, don't fight it... :)

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