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Project by Dan'um Style posted 03-07-2010 05:40 AM 5622 views 7 times favorited 16 comments Add to Favorites Watch

Couple framed tiles for sale on eBay. Getting allot of watchers, more then in years ..29 on the acorn and 55 on the welcome tile. so I’m expecting a fun ending … check them out if you want to …. it might be fun … normal is 15 to 20 watchers
Frames are quatersawn white oak with Dark Golden Oak Aniline Dye and Walmart Min-wax Red Mahogany jazzed up oil stain. Rubbed with steel-wool and then a few coats of Delft spray lacquer followed by Seedlac and paste wax.

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

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#1 posted 03-07-2010 07:15 AM

dan ,
your work is so nice ,
and always new .

well done !

great news on the e-bay deal ,
best of luck in that .

-- david - only thru kindness can this world be whole . If we don't succeed we run the risk of failure. Dan Quayle

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#2 posted 03-07-2010 08:00 AM

Nice work Dan.

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#3 posted 03-07-2010 08:12 AM

The best frames around

-- wood crafting & classes

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#4 posted 03-07-2010 12:00 PM

the fruit looks like the acorn of a holm oak (quercus) .aqui in my people there are many of these trees, I believe that your works would stay very well with this wood, it is not very brilliant but it is hard and a nobleman, congratulations…..el fruto parece la bellota de una encina (quercus),aqui en mi pueblo hay muchos de estos arboles,creo que tus trabajos quedarian muy bien con este tipo de madera,no es muy brillante pero es dura y noble,enhorabuena.

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#5 posted 03-07-2010 01:44 PM

More great frames. I like the welcome one alot!

-- "The way to make a small fortune in woodworking- start with a large one"

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Thos. Angle

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#6 posted 03-07-2010 02:55 PM

Really fine work, Dan. I really the tree trunk look of the stiles. Great!!

-- Thos. Angle, Jordan Valley, Oregon

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#7 posted 03-07-2010 03:04 PM

So beautiful, as usual. Made me cycle through all of your projects again. Amazing compendium of work.

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#8 posted 03-07-2010 05:06 PM

i dig the accorn frame…both of course…but I like that one the most…

-- Matt--Proud LJ since 2007

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#9 posted 03-07-2010 05:14 PM

Nice looking piece as always. Thanks for posting.

God Bless

-- Mc Bridge Cabinets, Iowa

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#10 posted 03-07-2010 05:32 PM

Really like the design of this frame. I only wish that all the watcher’s on eBay turned into bidders!!!!

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

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#11 posted 03-07-2010 10:14 PM

Best of luck on those!

They should attract attention, great, interesting works of art, applied.

Your tree scenes are cooler though.

-- mtnwild (Jack), It's not what you see, it's how you see it.

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Dan'um Style

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#12 posted 03-07-2010 10:19 PM

thanks guys …watchers are up to 34 and 59 ... this should be a fun ending… only 3 days and 4 hours to GO !!!

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

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#13 posted 03-09-2010 04:34 AM

Nice one Dan.

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

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Charles Brock

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#14 posted 03-31-2010 04:30 AM

Absolutely beautiful frames. You have found your specialty. Now establish your brand! Good luck with your sale.
Chuck Brock

-- Charles Brock

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#15 posted 04-06-2010 11:14 PM

very nice work

-- Ike, Big Daddies Woodshop,

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