Large Oak Mirror Frame

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Project by novakid34 posted 01-30-2012 09:13 PM 2774 views 0 times favorited 3 comments Add to Favorites Watch

Here is a red oak mirror frame that I recently finished. The crappy pics don’t really do justice but this is only my second legitimate attempt at building a piece of furniture. The frame pieces are mortise and tenoned, and all the moulding was cut on a router table. Finished with 4 coats of Formby’s “Tung Oil” which I am now aware is just a wiping varnish. Next I am planning to build a nice maple/cherry bookcase. Let me know what you think.

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#1 posted 01-30-2012 09:25 PM

Very nice looking frame a job well done.

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#2 posted 01-31-2012 12:50 AM

Beautiful frame, love the wood

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#3 posted 01-31-2012 03:16 AM

Nice job.
I love a good wall mirror.

-- If you want it and it's within reason... It's on it's way!

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