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Project by janice posted 08-31-2009 04:01 AM 2091 views 0 times favorited 29 comments Add to Favorites Watch

I’m think this is my first attemt with live wood, I think they calll it that. It was gonna go in the fire, but look what we did instead. My husband ripped it for me and I did the rest. I realyl like it. It’s not scrap until it’s preety much gone. Am I right? I see a piece of wood and it’s gonna be something, someday.

-- Janice





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#1 posted 08-31-2009 04:04 AM

very unique mirror

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#2 posted 08-31-2009 04:15 AM

Nice

-- Jim, Kentucky

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#3 posted 08-31-2009 04:16 AM

gotta love the cedar!!!!

-- Measuring twice and cutting once only works if you read the tape correctly!

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#4 posted 08-31-2009 04:22 AM

Beautiful piece.

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

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#5 posted 08-31-2009 04:30 AM

yup.. beautiful! Great “vision” :)

-- ~ Debbie, Canada (https://www.facebook.com/DebbiePribeleENJOConsultant)

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#6 posted 08-31-2009 04:56 AM

its not scrap unless your imagination is on hold…looks great

-- jim nevada

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#7 posted 08-31-2009 05:06 AM

Debbie, I love you. You just seem like so much fun. But your all the way in Canada, too far for me.

-- Janice

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Greg..the Cajun Wood Artist

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#8 posted 08-31-2009 05:50 AM

Good looking mirror frame. When I first looked at your photo I thought it was door trim going into your bathroom. Possibly another idea?

-- Each step of every Wood Art project I design and build is considered my masterpiece… because I want the finished product to reflect the quality and creativeness of my work

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#9 posted 08-31-2009 06:02 AM

Stop What??

-- "some old things are lovely, warm still with life ... of the forgotten men who made them." - D.H. Lawrence

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Karson

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#10 posted 08-31-2009 06:10 AM

No router bit or shaper could make a frame with that classic look.

Very Nice.

-- I've been blessed with a father who liked to tinker in wood, and a wife who lets me tinker in wood. Southern Delaware karson_morrison@bigfoot.com †

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#11 posted 08-31-2009 08:07 AM

Very nice. Love the live edge on that cedar. Perfect rustic style mirror.

Scrappy

-- Scrap Wood's the best...the projects are smaller, and so is the mess!

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obi999

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#12 posted 08-31-2009 08:13 AM

So much better than use it as firewood. Thank you for sharing your beautyful idea with us!

-- *** the german lumberjock ***

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janice

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#13 posted 08-31-2009 12:43 PM

Stop me from finding little projects to do. It never ends. This was one piece of wood. I’m always pulling something out of the burn pile. In fact, I have a few more I pulled out and forgot to bring them home. I guess I’ll get them next weekend.

-- Janice

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#14 posted 08-31-2009 01:00 PM

I see a piece of wood and it’s gonna be something, someday.

This is why my scrap pile keeps growing. I just have a hard time throwing any piece of wood away! Projects like this don’t help – I just thought of some pieces I’ve been saving that frame the door in the garage like this.

Nice job!

-- "Find out what you cannot do and then go do it!"

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#15 posted 08-31-2009 01:16 PM

Janice I am proud of you .You go girl and get more done down on the home of yours.Alistair

-- excuse my typing as I have a form of parkinsons disease

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