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Arts & Crafts Style Tiger Maple framed landscape tile .... THE CLEARING ...

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Project by Dan'um Style posted 04-04-2011 03:47 AM 3354 views 2 times favorited 20 comments Add to Favorites Watch

arts and crafts style … curly maple framed landscape tile … same finish I use on quarter sawn white oak … dark golden oak aniline dye, wet sanded red mahogany oil stain, seedlac and dark paste wax

frame details inspired by individualist Charles Rohlfs

Titled : The Clearing

hand carved the master for this forest landscape tile based on a pen and ink drawing given to me by world renowned author, artist, illustrator and sculptor, Bil Nelson

links about BILL
http://www.muttart.com/nelson/nelson-profile.htm
http://www.cmgworldwide.com/resources/stamp_miller.html



Bill is one of my long time collectors as well, purchasing several of my pieces for his collection.

Hydrostone tile s/n 3 … third tile from a new concrete mold … acid patina, dyes and stains

-- keeping myself entertained ... Humor and fun lubricate the brain





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mtnwild

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#1 posted 04-04-2011 04:12 AM

Fantastic!! Dan!!

Love your forest tiles and the unique frames are icing on the cake.

Great to see…...........................

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

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saddletramp

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#2 posted 04-04-2011 04:52 AM

spectacular!!

-- ♫♪♪♫♫ Saddletramp, saddletramp, I'm as free as the breeze and I ride where I please, saddletramp ♪♪♪♫♪ ...... Bob W....NW Michigan (Traverse City area)

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Max

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#3 posted 04-04-2011 06:20 AM

Dan, Great piece my friend, I really like the how the stain turned out on the maple…

-- Max "Desperado", Salt Lake City, UT

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learnin2do

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#4 posted 04-04-2011 07:09 AM

What a wonderful treasure as usual! I always have to share yours with my man; as he is a tree lover, he is particularly fond!
I love that it has a connection to another artist who must share an appreciation as well!

-- christine

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degoose

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#5 posted 04-04-2011 08:17 AM

Hands up … dude.

-- Drink twice... and don't bother to cut... @ lazylarrywoodworks.com.au For lovers of all things timber...

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Lee A. Jesberger

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#6 posted 04-04-2011 01:25 PM

Hi Dan,

That is fantastic. I don’t know which I like better, the tile or the frame.

Excellent job on the finish as well.

Lee

-- by Lee A. Jesberger http://www.prowoodworkingtips.com http://www.ezee-feed.com

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deeman

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#7 posted 04-04-2011 02:14 PM

Looks great Dan

-- Dennis Trenton Ohio And life is worth the living just because He lives!

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lew

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#8 posted 04-04-2011 04:21 PM

Wow, Dan!!

Gorgeous wood in that frame. Love the entire piece.

Lew

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

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B13

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#9 posted 04-04-2011 06:17 PM

I like It.

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TJCROSS

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#10 posted 04-04-2011 07:53 PM

He’s back! Good job bud!

-- www.theartsandcraftsstudio.com

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Dan'um Style

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#11 posted 04-05-2011 02:22 AM

thanks guys … keeping myself entertained!!

-- keeping myself entertained ... Humor and fun lubricate the brain

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Napaman

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#12 posted 04-05-2011 02:56 AM

i always love the trees…and I do like the tiger maple! its a nice tough…I think I also like the narrow/tall size…will this one go on sale?

-- Matt--Proud LJ since 2007

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Grumpy

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#13 posted 04-05-2011 07:27 AM

Nice one Dan.

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

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hairy

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#14 posted 04-05-2011 03:17 PM

Nice work, Dan! It’s all good.

-- the last of Barret's Privateers...

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Bertha

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#15 posted 04-05-2011 03:37 PM

Absolutely wonderful. The colors are fantastic.

-- My dad and I built a 65 chev pick up.I killed trannys in that thing for some reason-Hog

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