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Project by Tillir posted 05-14-2018 10:09 PM 1030 views 0 times favorited 9 comments Add to Favorites Watch

These baskets are from a Monroe Dutcher Bread Basket pattern. They measure 9×12. I cut two baskets; one maple and one walnut. I mixed every other layer. The stakes are Purple Heart and maple. I finished them with linseed oil and Howard’s Feed and Wax. Thanks for looking.





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PaulDoug

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#1 posted 05-14-2018 10:18 PM

Both are very beautiful. Great competition for the Longaberger Company!

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

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doubleDD

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#2 posted 05-14-2018 11:35 PM

Nice looking baskets. Great job.

-- Dave, Downers Grove, Il. -------- When you run out of ideas, start building your dreams.

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#3 posted 05-15-2018 01:45 AM

Very nice scrolled baskets. Where did you find the pattern?

-- Larry in Hawaii,

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#4 posted 05-15-2018 11:46 AM

Nice work on the baskets . They look great!

Richard

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#5 posted 05-15-2018 12:41 PM

You did a fine job on these baskets.

-- helluvawreck aka Charles, http://woodworkingexpo.wordpress.com

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Tillir

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#6 posted 05-15-2018 01:18 PM



Very nice scrolled baskets. Where did you find the pattern?

- Hawaiilad


“The New Scroll Saw Basket” there are two volumes published by The Winfield Collection. These are currently unavailable. Their number is 1.800.946.3435 www.thewinfieldcollection.com

Thank you

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ralbuck

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#7 posted 05-15-2018 03:14 PM

Only scrollsaw addicts know how tricky that cutting was!

Very well done.

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#8 posted 05-15-2018 03:53 PM

Extraordinary work- I like how you mixed those two woods.

-- Ivan, Croatia, Wooddicted

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#9 posted 05-18-2018 12:57 PM

I always like the pairing of maple and walnut. Very fine work.

-- "As are the things we make, so are we ourselves." - Lin Yutang

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