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My first attempt with the Scroll Saw. Made from 1/4” oak sheet, “Its A Girl”. For my Grand daughter, gave to the happy Mommy and Daddy on Christmas 2011.
-- Kristopher, Westminster, SC - May you always believe in the magic!
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#1 posted 01-30-2012 06:28 PM
Looks good from the angle of the photo – You need to take a picture of it head-on so we can see the effect of the cutting.
Also, what kind of wood is that???
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#2 posted 01-30-2012 06:29 PM
Cool, great idea. I’m sure your granddaughter will treasure it.
-- Bob in Montana. Kindness is the Language the blind can see and deaf can hear. - Mark Twain
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#3 posted 01-30-2012 06:31 PM
-- ㊍ When in doubt - There is no doubt - Go the safer route.
#4 posted 01-30-2012 06:34 PM
I took several pictures of it, head on….but always got the flash flashing back at me from the glass frame. But, this is the best picture I could retrieve. The wood is 1/4” oak, lightly stained in mahogany, clear lacquer finish. I had it professional matted and framed. Since I don’t consider myself a professional in framework…:). Hope this answered your question. Thanks for looking.
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#5 posted 01-30-2012 07:07 PM
It’s a great sign ,congrats on your new Granddaughter.
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#6 posted 01-30-2012 08:02 PM
Congratulations Grand Dad,
Very beautiful, How long did you spend on the scroll saw? Great work!
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#7 posted 01-31-2012 03:32 AM
Nice job. She’s one lucky granddaughter
#8 posted 01-31-2012 05:51 AM
Thanks for the at-a-boys. It took me two days to cut, four blades (kept breaking), and two additional days finishing (not including the matting/framing work, this took an additional week). Again, thanks for the kind comments and for looking at my projects.
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