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Project by woodchic posted 03-23-2011 12:04 AM 3094 views 3 times favorited 32 comments Add to Favorites Watch

I made this simple oak frame with leather matting, to go along with my photo of horse that had been turned out, and is running wild with many others on an abandoned RECLAIMED strip job. (c) 2010 by Robin Renee’
Photo is meant for viewing purposes only and not meant to be copied in anyway.

-- Robin Renee'

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#1 posted 03-23-2011 12:21 AM

Pleasant piece.

Nice colors, textures and mood. It all fits together so well, very nice!

-- mtnwild (Jack), It's not what you see, it's how you see it.

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#2 posted 03-23-2011 12:30 AM

Nice frame, you have shown the grain beautifully. Like the photo, great to see the horses can retire in peace.

-- Bob C, Australia. Your best teacher is your last mistake.

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#3 posted 03-23-2011 12:33 AM

Nice work Robin… Good to see you back

-- Gary, DeKalb Texas only 4 miles from the mill

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#4 posted 03-23-2011 12:34 AM

I agree, good color on the frame, matches the picture well!
Great job!

-- Folly ever comes cloaked in opportunity!

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#5 posted 03-23-2011 12:39 AM

Looks good. I like it!

-- Kirk H. --

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#6 posted 03-23-2011 01:01 AM

Such fine work.
And so wonderful to see you.
Is the pattern in the wood or the leather?
Best of my thoughts,

-- MAD F, the fanatical rhykenologist and vintage architect. Democraticwoodworking.

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#7 posted 03-23-2011 01:28 AM

Looks very nice. Great build!

-- Tom, Surfside Beach, SC - Romans 8:28

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#8 posted 03-23-2011 01:59 AM

beautiful frame, with what I think is the most beautiful animal.

-- Roger from KY. Work/Play/Travel Safe. Keep your dust collector fed.

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#9 posted 03-23-2011 02:37 AM

Beautiful job, Robin.


-- by Lee A. Jesberger

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#10 posted 03-23-2011 02:45 AM

Beautiful frame, Robin.

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#11 posted 03-23-2011 03:05 AM


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

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#12 posted 03-23-2011 06:08 AM

What a magnificent horse and beautiful frame, too!

The grain of the oak really compliments the horse’s markings.


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

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#13 posted 03-23-2011 11:13 AM

Well done, good looking hoarse as well. I’ll have to look a cpl of the terms up but thats a city boy for ya LOL, great job though….

-- Ken, "Everyday above ground is a good day!"

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#14 posted 03-23-2011 01:05 PM

Very nice frame…. I have to be honest and say, at first, I looked right past the frame to the photo. Did you take this? Beautifully ‘framed’ shot of a beautifully marked and proportioned horse.

-- I just got done cutting three boards and all four of them were too short. (true story)

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#15 posted 03-23-2011 05:09 PM

love you work it .when art and frame become one is out standing

-- Robert Laddusaw and no I am not smarter then a fifth grader ( and no I canot spell so if it is a problem don't read it ))

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