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Project by TJCROSS posted 03-14-2010 11:40 PM 3406 views 11 times favorited 22 comments Add to Favorites Watch

Yes another clock. I guess by now you can see I make mostly clocks. I’m not really crazy about clocks but it gives me an avenue for making a functional decorative item for the home. I enjoy making different designs. I’ve had another business reproducing sculptures for artist for the last 25 years and after you have to make 500 sculptures of the same design you get to the point where you just want to make one of a kinds.

This is a curly tiger maple clock in an Arts & Crafts style that I made last year. I borrowed some of the elements from an old oak grandfather clock. Thanks for looking!

-- www.theartsandcraftsstudio.com





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lou

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#1 posted 03-14-2010 11:51 PM

beautifull.your choise of wood is outstanding.

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#2 posted 03-15-2010 12:08 AM

Another beautiful clock! Outstanding craftsmanship. These clocks will be in a museum some day!

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

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#3 posted 03-15-2010 12:42 AM

I have a piece of tiger curly maple. I have not been able to figure out what to make from it. You have inspired me!

-- Steve - Impatience is Expensive

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#4 posted 03-15-2010 12:52 AM

I thought I was looking at an Owl for a second or two ! LOL Beautiful clock design and the Maple is incredible : )

-- I'm absolutely positive that I couldn't be more uncertain!

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#5 posted 03-15-2010 01:08 AM

stunning, your clock grabbed my eye as soon as I opened up the project page. Very nice choose of wood and finish. Great Job.

-- F.Little

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#6 posted 03-15-2010 01:26 AM

gorgeous!

-- Carl R Mesaros

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Chris

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#7 posted 03-15-2010 01:34 AM

WOW!!! Thats absolutly beautiful wood and the time and experience to produce it is amazing. A real work of art. Not for the home ….. an art gallery!!!

-- One Time Tree Man

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#8 posted 03-15-2010 01:37 AM

looks good man

-- kosta Virginia Beach, VA http://www.kostasworkshop.blogspot.com/

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#9 posted 03-15-2010 01:38 AM

Fantastically wonderful a true work of art.

-- http://artisticwoodstudio.com Custom furniture

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#10 posted 03-15-2010 01:39 AM

Fantastic looking clock!! That tiger maple has some awesome grain, great choice. What are the dimensions?

Paul

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#11 posted 03-15-2010 02:10 AM

very nice work, that is some beautiful figure on that maple

-- Ike, Big Daddies Woodshop, http://www.icombadaniels@yahoo.com

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#12 posted 03-15-2010 02:18 AM

Oh man that is a nice looking clock!

-- Ohh mann...pancakes and boobies...I'll bet that's what Heaven is like! ♣ ♣ ♣ ♣

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#13 posted 03-15-2010 02:23 AM

Very Nice Lookin Clock

-- Jim, Kentucky

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#14 posted 03-15-2010 03:30 AM

Super looking piece, and very well made.

-- Dan Wiggins

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#15 posted 03-15-2010 03:46 AM

Wow. Stunning clock. Amazing craftsmanship. The wood grain is beautiful.

-- Donnie-- listen to the wood.

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