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Project by halfacre posted 02-21-2017 03:41 PM 1097 views 0 times favorited 6 comments Add to Favorites Watch

Another stained glass picture pattern. Maple wood, clear lacquer, water colors. I used a fine metal cutting blade for her facial features. I rubbed out the lacquer on her clothes and used a gloss lacquer and some glitter to give her wings a more mystic appearance.

-- halfacre, Breckenridge, Tx





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#1 posted 02-21-2017 04:17 PM

Beautiful!!

-- “We all die. The goal isn't to live forever; the goal is to create something that will.” - Chuck Palahniuk

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#2 posted 02-21-2017 05:37 PM

Gorgeous!

I need a fleet of those; one would be very inadequate!

-- SAWDUST is THERAPY without a couch! just rjR

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#3 posted 02-21-2017 05:58 PM

Nice work

-- masrol, kuala lumpur, MY.

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#4 posted 02-22-2017 02:48 AM

nice detail. This took true skill. Any advice on where you get your wood?

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#5 posted 02-22-2017 05:27 PM

beautiful detail and the wing glitter was a great touch

-- Dick, Malvern Ohio - my biggest fear is that when I die, my wife sells my toys for what I told her I paid for them

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#6 posted 02-22-2017 07:18 PM

No advise for I live in the part of Tx that is hardly nothing but mesquite. I bought this 5/4 maple in the rough form at an auction and had been stored for many years and was not stacked or stickered properly. Lots and lots of it and I hope maybe half will be straight enough to use.. Did I mention hard maple sure is hard on planer blades… I finally changed the hanger position so the angel hangs like like she should so she can watch over guys like me..

-- halfacre, Breckenridge, Tx

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