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Project by johnstoneb posted 05-06-2016 02:04 PM 1467 views 1 time favorited 8 comments Add to Favorites Watch

My daughter asked me to make some frames for her. She had a drawing she made at a BYOB art class. This is one of those functions where the more wine you drink the better your talent. She also had several diplomas etc that needed framed. I ran them thru the router table to put a contour on them. The first frame is Bubinga the rest are fiddleback maple. The Bubinga is finished with clear shellac. The maple with 1 coat of amber shellac and another of clear. The miters are straight from the table saw. I was really happy with the fit.

-- Bruce, Boise, ID





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#1 posted 05-06-2016 02:16 PM

Nice looking pieces

-- Mother Nature created it, I just assemble it.

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#2 posted 05-06-2016 02:21 PM

Looks good Bruce.

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#3 posted 05-06-2016 02:47 PM

It is clear to me your daughter is also good in fishing ;)

Ziet er goed uit Bruce.

-- My englisch is bad but how is your dutch?

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#4 posted 05-06-2016 04:10 PM

You can “frame me” any time!

Very nice work!

-- just rjR

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#5 posted 05-06-2016 06:13 PM

Nicely done Bruce. I like the frame profiles!

-- Lee - Northern idaho~"If the women don't find you handsome, at least they ought to find you handy"~ Red Green

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#6 posted 05-07-2016 10:19 AM

Great set of frames, Bruce! The ones with mats really set off their images/documents.
Thanks for sharing.

-- God bless, Candy

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#7 posted 05-07-2016 12:45 PM

Very nice work especially for a daughter who deserves it I’m sure. This reminds me I must get a band clamp

-- Do it with your heart in it.........

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#8 posted 05-07-2016 01:45 PM

These are very nice looking frame and the art work looks wonderful with them.

helluvawreck aka Charles
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-- If a man does not keep pace with his companions, perhaps it is because he hears a different drummer. Let him step to the music which he hears, however measured or far away. Henry David Thoreau

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