LumberJocks

Doctor Who - Frame and Box

  • Advertise with us
Project by christherookie posted 09-26-2018 04:13 PM 496 views 0 times favorited 7 comments Add to Favorites Watch

I’m lumping these together because they were both “firsts.” My first box and my first picture frame. And, they were both Doctor Who-inspired.

The frame was made from two pieces of poplar, routed and then glued together and stained with that combo stain and poly in walnut. A few coats to get the color. Plus a black metal-flake spray paint for the two insets that run all the way around. This looks really sharp hanging in my office.

The box was almost flung against the garage wall. I didn’t have a box clamp at the time so I was having a hard time clamping the mitered corners. So, I added the splines to overcome that. This looks great…from a distance…in poor lighting. The three Doctor Who characters at least now have a home. It was poplar, with purpleheart for the splines and honestly, i don’t remember what I used to stain it.

#AreYouMyMummy?





7 comments so far

View leafherder's profile

leafherder

1548 posts in 2100 days


#1 posted 09-26-2018 10:47 PM

Cool – the wood projects and the contents.

So do the people entering your office know that resistance is futile? Or do you have a hidden button to active a laser to exterminate the ones you don’t like? LOL

Thanks for posting.

-- Leafherder

View lew's profile

lew

12326 posts in 3903 days


#2 posted 09-27-2018 02:40 AM

Nice!

-- Lew- Time traveler. Purveyor of the Universe's finest custom rolling pins.

View oldnovice's profile

oldnovice

7202 posts in 3516 days


#3 posted 09-27-2018 02:49 AM

I used to watch Dr. Who but our stations are not showing it anymore.
I always like Dr. Who (Tom Baker) and want to make a Tardis model some time.
The Dalek, even when framed, is menacing.
Nice work.

-- "I never met a board I didn't like!"

View christherookie's profile

christherookie

103 posts in 3194 days


#4 posted 09-27-2018 02:53 PM



I used to watch Dr. Who but our stations are not showing it anymore.
I always like Dr. Who (Tom Baker) and want to make a Tardis model some time.
The Dalek, even when framed, is menacing.
Nice work.

- oldnovice

So many times I’ve considered building a TARDIS. But where to put it?

View oldnovice's profile

oldnovice

7202 posts in 3516 days


#5 posted 09-27-2018 05:36 PM

christherookie, dont put it anywhere, you can put everything inside the Tardis and have lots of room to spare!

-- "I never met a board I didn't like!"

View christherookie's profile

christherookie

103 posts in 3194 days


#6 posted 09-27-2018 07:52 PM

So if I build the TARDIS in my garage and move all my tools inside, I’d have a bigger workshop! WOO HOO!

christherookie, dont put it anywhere, you can put everything inside the Tardis and have lots of room to spare!

- oldnovice


View mcoyfrog's profile

mcoyfrog

4493 posts in 3742 days


#7 posted 09-30-2018 03:35 PM

Sweet

-- Wood and Glass they kick (well you know) Have a great day - Dug

Have your say...

You must be signed in to post the comments.

DISCLAIMER: Any posts on LJ are posted by individuals acting in their own right and do not necessarily reflect the views of LJ. LJ will not be held liable for the actions of any user.

Latest Projects | Latest Blog Entries | Latest Forum Topics

HomeRefurbers.com