Picture Frame set

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Project by RS Woodworks posted 10-31-2009 04:47 AM 2392 views 3 times favorited 7 comments Add to Favorites Watch

Made this pair of frames for some friends as a wedding gift.
Bird’s eye maple and purpleheart.
Finish is just some BLO and wipe on poly.
The purpleheart matches one of their wedding colors so they really appreciated them for their wedding photos.


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#1 posted 10-31-2009 04:54 AM

Beautiful frames from beautiful wood.

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#2 posted 10-31-2009 04:56 AM

Boom, that’s a great pair of frames. The purpleheart is a perfect touch with the bird’s eye maple. Very nice.

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#3 posted 10-31-2009 06:44 AM

These are really classy!

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#4 posted 10-31-2009 07:23 AM

Good looking frames

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#5 posted 10-31-2009 12:07 PM

That is some beatiful maple and the purple heat really sets it off. The joints look great, nice and tight. Great job.

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#6 posted 10-31-2009 12:50 PM

These are nice frames and I can well understand why the couple appreciated them as gifts. You chose a nice wood selection as well. The purpleheart compliments the maple well.

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#7 posted 11-01-2009 01:53 AM

Great frame beautiful wood too.

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