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Southwest style picture frame.

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Project by jayjay posted 01-23-2010 06:33 AM 3372 views 4 times favorited 5 comments Add to Favorites Watch

This was my first attempt at building a southwest style frame for a picture I had lying around. It’s made of red oak, and the center portion of the rails and stiles are routed out to create an embossed inner and outer edge around the entire frame. Each side was made individually, so the getting everything to line up during final assembly was a little bit of a challenge.

-- ~Jason~ , Albuquerque NM





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WistysWoodWorkingWonders

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#1 posted 01-23-2010 08:06 AM

very nice frame!!! Great work…

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#2 posted 01-23-2010 03:28 PM

Nice frame!

Déjà vu all over again.

I’m currently framing a pair of R. C. Gorman (Nevajo artist) tiles and I used a very similar style frame design.
They will be a burnt pine finish.
I’ll post pictures once I am done.

BTW, my wife found the pair of R. C. Gorman tiles in a trift shop and paid $3 for the pair.

Here’s the frame design from my sketch book.

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#3 posted 01-23-2010 06:20 PM

super frame well done

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#4 posted 01-24-2010 12:27 AM

Thanks for the kind words gentlemen.

drgoodwood, that design should turn out well.

-- ~Jason~ , Albuquerque NM

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#5 posted 01-31-2010 06:53 AM

Another very nice frame. Very unique!

-- Janice

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