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Project by jaykaypur posted 01-17-2012 02:27 AM 843 views 0 times favorited 5 comments Add to Favorites Watch

This was made out of the scrap left over from the spice rack. I made it for my sister who LOVES wolves. The photo in the frame is actually the Christmas card that she sent me. I think she’ll like getting it back.

It measures 10’’ wide by 8 1/2’’ tall and is 1/4’’ thick.

I sanded it down real well, applied Danish oil (twice) and then applied a wax on top of that and buffed the heck out of it.

Oh, by the way, I didnt have a cut list for this. LOL

Thanks for looking. I’m getting there…..slow but sure.

-- Use it up, Wear it out --------------- Make it do, Or do without!





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#1 posted 01-17-2012 04:11 AM

A really unique picture frame ,nice work.

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#2 posted 01-17-2012 04:41 AM

Nice, Those logs are turning into some nice projects. Keep em coming.

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#3 posted 01-17-2012 01:45 PM

unique frame, this takes ” re-gifting ” to the next level !

-- bowtie,.....jus passin thru.... cccedar.com

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lew

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#4 posted 01-17-2012 11:35 PM

I really like this design!

Nice tight joints, too.

Lew

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

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#5 posted 02-11-2012 10:38 PM

Very nice picture frame. I like the design and joint work.

I am working on a Cedar mirror that is 24×18. It has miter joints at each corner and I plan on installing Maple bow tie or heart inlays at each corner overlapping the miter joints. It is a hallway entrance mirror with a shelf across the bottom, coat hooks centered on each side and key hooks under the shelf. No plans, just something I put together based on a couple of pictures.

-- If it won't fit get a BIGGER hammer.

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