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Project by J. Curtis Goforth posted 10-04-2010 07:25 AM 1290 views 2 times favorited 10 comments Add to Favorites Watch
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I am a United Methodist minister, so when my church needed a sign, I did what I could. It was placed outside on some 8×8’s and some raised panel columns on each side, all painted a gloss black. I’ll try to post more when i get a chance. The back is 2 sheets of 4×8 plywood that I laminated and screwed together from behind, finished with 2 coats of Cabot semi-transparent stain in Federal Blue. The letters are poplar and were gold leafed. The cross and flame I just spray painted. Everything was given 3 coats of spar varnish to finish it. Thanks for looking.





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Brit

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#1 posted 10-04-2010 11:13 AM

Two sheets of 4×8! Wow, I bet that’s heavy. You did a great job though. The design is nicely laid out and looks well balanced. What font is that if you don’t mind me asking? Love to see a picture of it in situ if you’ve got one.

-- Andy -- Old Chinese proverb say: If you think something can't be done, don't interrupt man who is doing it.

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helluvawreck

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#2 posted 10-04-2010 11:41 AM

That is a very well done sign. You did a great job on it.

-- If a man does not keep pace with his companions, perhaps it is because he hears a different drummer. Let him step to the music which he hears, however measured or far away. Henry David Thoreau

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HalDougherty

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#3 posted 10-04-2010 12:04 PM

Great sign! You’ll have everyone in your Church thinking about your service to the church every time they see the sign.

-- Hal, Tennessee http://www.first285.com

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rozzi

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#4 posted 10-04-2010 12:04 PM

Well Done. It looks very good.

-- Duane, Iowa

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gtpreacher

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#5 posted 10-04-2010 05:09 PM

It’s nice to find another WNCC pastor on LJ. I served near Badin at First Street UMC in Albemarle back in the 1980s. Great job on the sign.

-- Phil, North Carolina

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ND2ELK

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#6 posted 10-04-2010 08:25 PM

Beautiful job. Very nicely done.. Thanks for posting.

God Bless
tom

-- Mc Bridge Cabinets, Iowa

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Popsnsons

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#7 posted 10-05-2010 05:06 AM

Well done!! Looks very professional.

-- Pops ~ In So Cal...

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a1Jim

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#8 posted 10-05-2010 05:20 AM

excelent sign so well done

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BTKS

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#9 posted 10-05-2010 04:35 PM

Gorgeous sign and great work.
BTKS

-- "Man's ingenuity has outrun his intelligence" (Joseph Wood Krutch)

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James Clapperton

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#10 posted 09-25-2011 04:25 AM

Excellent work.

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