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Dolls Head Porcelain stone wear tiles … made the tiles a few years ago. White slip clay, very delicate in green state.
I bought a gallon from a shop that was quitting business.

This is was a fun pair of frames. Helped clean of my short pile and I entertained my self in the process.

Tiles were inspired by nail hole woodcuts by by Birger Sandzen. A very cool artist.

Thanks in advance for looking at my work.

Regards

DAN

http://lumberjocks.com/DanWalters/blog/11972 series photo bog for this project

http://lumberjocks.com/topics/8871 Birger Sandzen internet photos
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tiles in the below project were fired in the same kiln load.

-- keeping myself entertained ... Humor and fun lubricate the brain





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Tim Dahn

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#1 posted 1692 days ago

Nice Dan, really like this frame and the fact it is made from shorts.

-- Good judgement comes from experience and experience comes from poor judgement.

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littlecope

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#2 posted 1692 days ago

Great Job, Dan!! That Tile is exquisite, it’s coloration reminds me of the inside of a sea shell…
And You had some Fun!! What could be better?!

-- Mike in Concord, NH---Unpleasant tasks are simply worthy challenges to improve skills.

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Max

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#3 posted 1692 days ago

Another cool frame. I really like the tile also. Great work Dan.

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

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OregonBurls

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#4 posted 1692 days ago

Nice Dan!

-- Greg, Southern Oregon, www.oregonburls.com What can I say but God Is Good!

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jockmike2

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#5 posted 1692 days ago

Beautiful Dan, I love that green, looks like jade. mike

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

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TomFran

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#6 posted 1692 days ago

Excellent work, as usual, Dan! These will be collectors items.

-- Tom, Surfside Beach, SC - Romans 8:28

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lew

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#7 posted 1692 days ago

Frame and tile are a perfect combination.

-- Lew- Time traveler. Purveyor of the Universe's finest custom rolling pins.

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oicurn2it2

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#8 posted 1692 days ago

very nice

-- "when you think youre going to slow, slow down just a little bit more" .... Pop's

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Puupaja

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#9 posted 1692 days ago

You style is really nice, jugend as we call it here. That´s my favorit time period in history

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sras

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#10 posted 1692 days ago

Turned out great Dan!

-- Steve - Impatience is Expensive

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Grumpy

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#11 posted 1691 days ago

Nice one.

-- Grumpy - "Always look on the bright side of life"- Monty Python

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ramon

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#12 posted 1688 days ago

hay personas a las que nunca se les acaba la imaginacion Dan y tu eres uno de esos privilegiados,el trabajo central me recuerda a los paisajes de los libros de ” el señor de los anillos ” y el marco que lo rodea con ese color y las uniones simples y profundas se asemejan a un tipo de arquitectura “cabañas” que he visto en africa central,una mezcla rara pero muy original. Perdona que no use el traductor porque se que no va hacer bien el trabajo con el castellano y destrozara el texto.

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Dan'um Style

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#13 posted 1688 days ago

Thanks Ramon ! I used Google translator for-the-first-time and I appreciate your very kind words.

-- keeping myself entertained ... Humor and fun lubricate the brain

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