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Project by cajunpen posted 11-28-2007 07:15 AM 2123 views 0 times favorited 17 comments Add to Favorites Watch
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This is a picture frame that I made awhile back. Need a good home to house a picture of my three granddaughters – Maggie, Anna and Sarah. The frame is made of Maple with a Rosewood inlay. It is about 8” x 10”. The picture make it looks like there are some runs in it, but it actually has a pretty good finish on it.

-- Bill - "Suit yourself and let the rest be pleased." http://www.cajunpen.com/





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Betsy

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#1 posted 11-28-2007 07:16 AM

I think it looks great Cajun. How could it not with those three princesses living inside of it!

-- Like a bad penny, I keep coming back!

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David

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#2 posted 11-28-2007 09:20 AM

Cajun -

Very cool . . . you have some great grandchildren!

-- http://foldingrule.blogspot.com

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#3 posted 11-28-2007 02:13 PM

Great piece, Bill.

-- Thos. Angle, Jordan Valley, Oregon

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#4 posted 11-28-2007 02:26 PM

awwwwwwwwwwwwwwwwwwwwww how sweet..
the frame is gorgeous as well

-- ~ Debbie, Canada (https://www.facebook.com/DebbiePribeleENJOConsultant)

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#5 posted 11-28-2007 03:51 PM

Excellent job, Bill!

Picture frames were my first foray into woodworking. Using a cheap plastic miter box and backsaw, I caught hell trying to get good miter joints. :-) Maybe I should try a few more now that my equipment and skills are a little better.

-- Charlie M. "Woodworking - patience = firewood"

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Max

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#6 posted 11-28-2007 09:23 PM

Great looking frame…

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

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Gary

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#7 posted 11-28-2007 09:40 PM

Bill, the frame and it’s contents are wonderful.
What was I thinkin’ when I wrote that long message to you?!?—zip, zip, zip would’ve been sufficient! ;-) ;-)

Gary

-- Gary, Florida. http://www.penturners.org/forum/f70/servicepens-2014-a-111967/

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#8 posted 11-29-2007 12:35 AM

Great job Bill.

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

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#9 posted 11-29-2007 01:23 AM

Beautiful Bill, Oh! your frame is beautiful too. Mike

-- (You just have to please the man in the Mirror) Mike from Michigan -

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sublime4life40

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#10 posted 11-29-2007 03:16 AM

Great work Bill. Looks like a good solid frame. The inlay really adds to the look. I make all my picture frames for my scrollsaw pictures. Ive never tried to insert a inlay into a frame. I think I will try it. Great job again, all your projects are very good Keep up the goodwork.

-- Rick,Neoga,IL.http://www.myspace.com/sublime_4_life_40

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cajunpen

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#11 posted 11-29-2007 10:08 AM

Thanks everyone for the kind words. I like my picture frame – but PawPaw sure loves those 3 little darlings in it :-)))

-- Bill - "Suit yourself and let the rest be pleased." http://www.cajunpen.com/

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EGA

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#12 posted 12-23-2007 01:20 PM

A good picture is the moment frozen in time. Goes with ’’Remember When” ? Great frame you made to encase them. Semper Fi!

-- www.flickr.com/photos/egamarine/

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#13 posted 12-23-2007 02:15 PM

Very nice frame, suitable for the precious contents!

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#14 posted 12-31-2007 10:03 AM

Nice frame for nice girl.

-- Jiri

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#15 posted 02-01-2008 06:54 AM

Very nice frame indeed Bill! Picture frames are kinda how I caught the woodworking bug! I’ll be posting some of mine soon hopefully…

-- --Chuck

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