|Project by Andy||posted 11-08-2007 03:20 PM||3752 views||13 times favorited||16 comments|
For Rachel to show off my granddaughter LeAnne who is posing in this frame.
This frame utilizes the spline-kerf idea that I came up with a few years ago. Pretty simple really. Photo #2 shows the Mahogany spline joining the rail and stile,but it also frames the photo.The diagonal corner inlays are 1/4” kerfs cut on the tablesaw with contrasting strips of Maple inserted.The picture is held in with toggles made from scraps and the support is a piece of 3/8” square stock that fits loose in a hole punched in the back with the mortiser.These details are shown in the Mahogany frame I posted recently.
These are great gifts….everyone wants to show off the kids.
-- If I can do it, so can you.