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Project by johnnymo posted 09-20-2011 11:45 PM 906 views 0 times favorited 3 comments Add to Favorites Watch

I made this frame for an artist who was commisioned to create a painting of a building in Jerome, Arizona. It is made out of hard maple and is 30” x 37”.

-- John in Arizona (but it's a dry heat!)





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Brett

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#1 posted 09-21-2011 09:18 PM

I like the frame and the simple lines and tight miters. I also like that you used the “defects” (I don’t think that there are defects in wood) in the to add some character to it and to draw your eye in to it without distracting from the actual painting.

-- Hand Crafted by Brett Peterson John 3:16 http://www.TheCrookedNail.blogspot.com

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#2 posted 09-22-2011 04:49 AM

Beautiful piece! I think that a darker frame would have overwhelmed the pastel character of the painting, so Great Choice of wood.

dale

-- Smitty

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eddy

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#3 posted 09-22-2011 04:45 PM

looks great miters look tight

-- self proclaimed copycat

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