Picture Frame

  • Advertise with us
Project by Greg Mitchell posted 09-09-2007 11:24 PM 2825 views 6 times favorited 10 comments Add to Favorites Watch

I built two of these 5 X 7 picuture frames. They are built from Curly Maple and Mahogany. The corners are reinforced with mahogany splines. Both frames were finished with oil/varnish blend, and then a few coats of wipe on poly.

-- Greg Mitchell--Lowell,

10 comments so far

View MsDebbieP's profile


18615 posts in 3246 days

#1 posted 09-10-2007 12:18 AM

gorgeous design .. love the colours and the wood themselves.

-- ~ Debbie, Canada (

View Karson's profile


34993 posts in 3486 days

#2 posted 09-10-2007 12:33 AM

Great frames. the colors just stand out and the figure in the maple is great.

-- I've been blessed with a father who liked to tinker in wood, and a wife who lets me tinker in wood. Southern Delaware soon moving to Virginia †

View Thos. Angle's profile

Thos. Angle

4440 posts in 3048 days

#3 posted 09-10-2007 12:54 AM

Good Work, Greg.

-- Thos. Angle, Jordan Valley, Oregon

View Lori's profile


66 posts in 3010 days

#4 posted 09-10-2007 01:02 AM

Those frames are beautiful.

-- Lori

View TomFran's profile


2948 posts in 3080 days

#5 posted 09-10-2007 02:16 AM

Wow! Very pretty frames, Greg. Great combination of woods.

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

View Dano's profile


222 posts in 3118 days

#6 posted 09-10-2007 02:40 AM

Love the wood combination too. Great work.

-- Dan in Central Oklahoma, Able to turn good wood into saw dust in the blink of an eye!

View jockmike2's profile


10635 posts in 3332 days

#7 posted 09-10-2007 02:59 AM

One of the hardest things to make come out right 4 mitered corners that fit exact, I love the maple, just gorgeous. jockmike

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

View David's profile


1970 posts in 3225 days

#8 posted 09-10-2007 06:12 AM

Greg -

Gorgeous work! I like the contrast with the curly maple and mahogany.


View cajunpen's profile


14538 posts in 3152 days

#9 posted 09-10-2007 07:44 AM

Beautiful frames – like the contrast and finish.

-- Bill - "Suit yourself and let the rest be pleased."

View Napaman's profile


5439 posts in 3163 days

#10 posted 09-11-2007 01:45 AM

very nice!!!

-- Matt--Proud LJ since 2007

Have your say...

You must be signed in to post the comments.

DISCLAIMER: Any posts on LJ are posted by individuals acting in their own right and do not necessarily reflect the views of LJ. LJ will not be held liable for the actions of any user.

Latest Projects | Latest Blog Entries | Latest Forum Topics