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Maple, Walnut, and Birch. Measures 16”x17”. Finish is poly. Was much easier than the eagle!

-- Dee2, OH Aromatherapy....fresh cut wood!!





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smoke

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#1 posted 927 days ago

looks great! seems like your seams are nice and tight…mine not as much, or maybe i’m just too critical of myself. my saw may be another problem…what kind do you use?

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a1Jim

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#2 posted 927 days ago

Wow that’s a amazing piece of work.

-- http://artisticwoodstudio.com Custom furniture

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ohwoodeye

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#3 posted 927 days ago

Very nice. She looks kind of sad.

-- Directions are just the Manufacturer's opinion on how something should be assembled. ----Mike, Waukesha, WI

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dee2

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#4 posted 926 days ago

I use a PS Wood Machines scroll saw. Always use the smallest blades possible. When I cut pattern pieces out, I save all of the black line so the adjacent piece has a white edge. Then I cut half of the black line off and cut right on the edge of the white piece.
When I use the Craftsman band saw, I use 1/8” , 11tpi blade. Cut pieces out same as above.

-- Dee2, OH Aromatherapy....fresh cut wood!!

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chopnhack

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#5 posted 926 days ago

Beautiful Dee!

-- Sneaking up on the line....

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Ken90712

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#6 posted 926 days ago

What a great job, he looks sad though…. I love tigers!!!! Well done!!!!

-- Ken, "Everyday above ground is a good day!"

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#7 posted 926 days ago

Dee, you do very nice work. I love the expression on the tiger.

helluvawreck
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-- If a man does not keep pace with his companions, perhaps it is because he hears a different drummer. Let him step to the music which he hears, however measured or far away. Henry David Thoreau

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Mathew Nedeljko

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#8 posted 925 days ago

Wow, that is amazing…very nice piece. Is this your own design or did you work from pattern?

-- Aim high. Ride easy. Trust God. Neale Donald Walsch

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dee2

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#9 posted 925 days ago

Most of my patterns are from Judy Gale Roberts at Intarsia.com. Her patterns have very good facial features. I have made my own patterns from photos of pets. It takes me forever it seems to make the pattern. I’ve done dogs, a skunk and 2 goats. Will post them soon with original pic.

-- Dee2, OH Aromatherapy....fresh cut wood!!

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