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These are pics of the next order I am filling. Beleive sign is out of 3/4” maple and the ornament is out of ash.
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#1 posted 12-09-2010 02:36 PM
Did you scroll saw the words separately then attach it to the sign? I have a big old stenciled “believe” sign over the inside of my front door. Its an old curved board with a piece of crown molding attached across the top. :)
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#2 posted 12-09-2010 02:57 PM
What method did you use to finish the edges of the letters?
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#3 posted 12-09-2010 03:23 PM
Yeah I took the letters and cut them out of the middle of the board and then just glue them back in with them sticking out a rough 3/8” inch. And the finish on the edge of the letters is how they came out of the scroll saw with some danish oil applied.
#4 posted 12-10-2010 02:43 PM
So, help me understand this. LOL- you cut the letters out- then do you apply a backing of some sory underneath to lift the letters up? And then glue the letters back in on top of the backer? And you used a scroll saw to cut the letters out of the board?
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#5 posted 12-10-2010 02:53 PM
RGif you sticky-tapeda thin board and a thicker one togetherand cut the outline (with a scroll-saw)then separated themand cut the inside of the thicker oneglue it all back togetherwith the thinner one behind the thick one(without the holes in it)it would be as above
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