Art Tile Frames

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Project by Diamondback posted 1770 days ago 1969 views 2 times favorited 8 comments Add to Favorites Watch

These tile frames were made for a friend. Quarter sawn oak. Fairly simple but the fun was making the frames so that the tile can be easily removed but still show the entire tile from the front.

-- Oshkosh, Wisconsin

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#1 posted 1770 days ago

Very Nice work looks great.

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#2 posted 1770 days ago

nice work and a great idea.

-- If all you have is a hammer, everything looks like a nail!

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#3 posted 1770 days ago

Very nice. Where did you get the tiles, who made them? Great looking.

-- Max "Desperado", Salt Lake City, UT

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#4 posted 1770 days ago

Diamondback, these are nice tile displays. I enjoy this style and QSWO is a nice wood to work with. You have some nice designs on these frames and my personal favorite would be your leading picture. Nice photography as well.

How did you finish these?

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#5 posted 1770 days ago

The tiles are from an artist in Viola, Wisconsin by the name of Pook Ness at Elk Hollow Pottery. The stain is Provincial Oak, Minwax, and the finish is Poly/Oil (Sam Maloof).

My favorite is also the first one.

-- Oshkosh, Wisconsin

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#6 posted 1770 days ago

Lovely work. I’ll vote for the triptych with the trilliums.

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#7 posted 1769 days ago

nice work all around… tiles are cool too

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#8 posted 1768 days ago

Nice project and tiles.

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