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I made this mirror for my wife, Marilyn. It is modified from a plan I found in a woodworking magazine( I cant recall the name) It is Quarter Sawn White Oak with inlaid Maple discs and raised Walnut accents. The joints are mortise and tenon with Walnut pins that are diamond crowned on the tops.

Update:
This is made from the plan in issue #7 of Woodworking Magazine http://www.fwmagazines.com/product/digital-issue-woodworking-magazine-issue-7/woodworking-magazine
Thanks to Olaf for helping me to give the proper credit. Great magazine!

-- If I can do it, so can you. www.artboxesbyandy.com





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CharlieM1958

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#1 posted 2541 days ago

Very nice. Good photo too!

-- Charlie M. "Woodworking - patience = firewood"

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mot

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#2 posted 2541 days ago

I really like the style and workmanship. The photo is artistic as well. Thanks for posting.

-- You can discover more about a person in an hour of play than in a year of conversation. (Plato)

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bryano

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#3 posted 2541 days ago

Nice work. Mi wife wants one to, care to give out the plans?

-- bryano

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Robb

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#4 posted 2541 days ago

Great work; you’re a true craftsman! Thanks for sharing.

-- Robb

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cajunpen

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#5 posted 2540 days ago

Andy your talents are a welcome addition to the Lumber Jocks Community.

-- Bill - "Suit yourself and let the rest be pleased." http://www.cajunpen.com/

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MsDebbieP

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#6 posted 2540 days ago

this is awesome… and it’s tall… all the details on it are beautiful. What a treasure

-- ~ Debbie, Canada (https://www.facebook.com/DebbiePribeleENJOConsultant)

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Don

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#7 posted 2540 days ago

John, you have the eye for detail. I like this piece very much. The contrast of the Maple discs with the vertical lines routed through them is a great touch. What a great photo.

I’ve added you to my Buddies List because I don’t want to miss any of your work.

-- CanuckDon "I just love small wooden boxes!" http://dpb-photography.me/

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Andy

1535 posts in 2541 days


#8 posted 2540 days ago

I thank everyone here for all the kind words. Your support is great.Thanks

-- If I can do it, so can you. www.artboxesbyandy.com

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Karson

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#9 posted 2539 days ago

Great Mirror Andy. It’s a very nice design and finishing touches.

-- I've been blessed with a father who liked to tinker in wood, and a wife who lets me tinker in wood. Southern Delaware karson_morrison@bigfoot.com †

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Douglas Bordner

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#10 posted 2537 days ago

Yup, Don. I’m adding him too. Already my favorites list from Andy is growing long. I don’t want to miss a trick!
And look, He’s from Oregon – double bonus.

-- "Bordnerizing" perfectly good lumber for over a decade.

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