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Picture Frame for Gloria's Nativity Embroidery

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Project by sedcokid posted 12-22-2011 05:05 PM 1486 views 0 times favorited 8 comments Add to Favorites Watch

This is a Joint project with my wife Gloria. She is an excellent quilter and loves or maybe lives to sew. This picture measures 26” x 31” and has taken her many hours to complete it is embroidered on a machine that she has (or maybe I should say that it is one of several machines that she has). We haven’t done a joint project before and this one was fun. The frame is White Oak and was realative simple to make. The finish is walnut stain and numerous coats of wipe on poly.

all comments are welcomed, thanks for looking!

Merry Christmas to all LJ’s!!!

-- Chuck Emery, Michigan,





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sras

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#1 posted 12-22-2011 05:45 PM

Nice looking frame – and the embroidery is really well done! Doing this as a joint project makes even more special.

-- Steve - Impatience is Expensive

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Schwieb

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#2 posted 12-22-2011 05:45 PM

Beautiful Chuck and Gloria. It’s really nice when we can collaborate with our spouses on projects, each adding our own talents to the end result.

Merry Christmas!

-- Dr. Ken, Florida - Durch harte arbeit werden Träume wahr.

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MShort

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#3 posted 12-22-2011 06:40 PM

You and your wife did a beautiful job on this project. Merry Christmas and Happy Holidays to you and your family.

-- Mike, Missouri --- “A positive life can not happen with a negative mind.” ---

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Karson

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#4 posted 12-22-2011 06:42 PM

Great job for you both.

-- I've been blessed with a father who liked to tinker in wood, and a wife who lets me tinker in wood. Southern Delaware soon moving to Virginia karsonwm@gmail.com †

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sedcokid

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#5 posted 12-23-2011 12:45 AM

Thanks Guys for the nice words. We had fun working together, I think it is the first time for us to work on a project together for our hobbies. Like all couples we have worked together on projects in the yard and house. It was enjoyable.

Thanks for the nice words!!

-- Chuck Emery, Michigan,

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Bob Collins

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#6 posted 12-23-2011 02:04 AM

Nice frame Chuck and a nice piece of quilting by Gloria. Great team effort. I know what you mean with the embroidery machines, mine has more than I have power tools,

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

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lew

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#7 posted 12-24-2011 07:31 AM

What a talented team! Beautiful work!

Lew

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

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Jim Jakosh

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#8 posted 02-22-2012 07:13 AM

Beautiful frame. Chuck and a nice piece of work by Gloria!!.............Jim

-- Jim Jakosh.....Practical Wood Products...........Learn something new every day!! Variety is the Spice of Life!!

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