Dog Portrait

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Project by TripleB posted 08-30-2011 10:23 AM 1468 views 0 times favorited 7 comments Add to Favorites Watch

This is a friends dog that recently passed so I made a portrait for her. First pic is the final project, second pic is the pattern I made that I used to cut it out and the original picture is what I used to make the pattern. It’s cut in 1/8” Baltic Birch play with a 1/8” BB backer that I painted black.

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#1 posted 08-30-2011 02:15 PM

Great capture!!

-- Kelly, woodworker under construction

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#2 posted 08-30-2011 03:54 PM

You are very gifted. That turned out beautifully.

-- Vicki on the Eastern Shore of MD

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#4 posted 08-31-2011 03:22 AM

OUTSTANDING!!! I am not just saying that, I do scroll saw portraits and I think I know good when I see it. What program did you use to develop the pattern? We also have a Yorky. Check out my portrait of my wifes dog “Corky” under scroll saw portraits posted in my projects.

-- John, Colorado's (Wooden Wizard)

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#5 posted 08-31-2011 05:40 AM

Hey John, Kelly, Vicky and Paddy, Thanks for the kind words, it means more coming from talented people like yourselves!

I design the patterns in Gimp, and then all the text in Inkscape. I like the way text is dealt with in Inkscape better than I do in Gimp.

John you did a great job on “Corky”, and the THdesign sign is simply beautiful.

Thanks All


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#6 posted 09-04-2016 02:15 PM

Very nice job. Really like the expression you captured.

-- Kepy

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#7 posted 09-04-2016 05:47 PM

lovely tribute … a best friend ….......GREAT JOB


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