Calendar Keeper

  • Advertise with us
Project by John posted 2421 days ago 1379 views 2 times favorited 6 comments Add to Favorites Watch

My daughter received a “prized” Hannah Montana calendar for Christmas and needed more than just a nail in a wall to hang it in her room.

My wife has a Lang calendar holder that this is based on.

This is made from Quarter sawn sycamore, however, I turned the two sidepieces 90 degrees, so they’re really flatsawn in this configuration. That and a couple other flaws that I see but no one else does. I’m proud that there is no metal in this, just wood, glue and 2 mini-buscuits. The bottom crosspiece is rabbited. The backing is HDF.

Here’s the Sketchup Model.

-- John - Central PA -

6 comments so far

View GaryK's profile


10262 posts in 2622 days

#1 posted 2421 days ago

Very nice!

-- Gary - Never pass up the opportunity to make a mistake look like you planned it that way - Tyler, TX

View cajunpen's profile


14379 posts in 2700 days

#2 posted 2421 days ago

Great looking piece. As for Hanna Montana, I’m ready for her to grow out of here series :-)). My granddaughter has her show on constantly when she is here.

-- Bill - "Suit yourself and let the rest be pleased."

View rikkor's profile


11295 posts in 2508 days

#3 posted 2421 days ago

Good job on the calendar frame.

View MsDebbieP's profile


18615 posts in 2794 days

#4 posted 2420 days ago

well done!!

-- ~ Debbie, Canada (

View TreeBones's profile


1823 posts in 2657 days

#5 posted 2420 days ago

Nice. The Sycamore we have here is very unstable (very beautiful) and I can only use it with a good sub straight. Nice work

-- Ron, Twain Harte, Ca. Portable on site Sawmill Service

View Grumpy's profile


19393 posts in 2485 days

#6 posted 2420 days ago

Great idea

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

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

Latest Projects | Latest Blog Entries | Latest Forum Topics :: gardening showcase