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A couple of clocks

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Project by s.Turner posted 752 days ago 1151 views 1 time favorited 5 comments Add to Favorites Watch

I’ve been a member here for a good while now and have yet to show any projects. I figure its about time I got started.

To start with I’m going back to some of the things I’ve done over the last several years. First up, a couple of mantel clocks.

The first clock is made of oak and was inspired by an antique I saw in a store. I guessed at some dimensions and put my own spin to the design. The clock face was made with walnut and cherry inlay. I used a home made beading tool to create the door, and I added a little carving to the top for interest.

The second clock is made of cherry and is an antique reproduction. I used pictures and dimensions from an eBay ad and built it as close to the original as possible.

-- "Creativity is allowing yourself to make mistakes. Art is knowing which ones to keep." - Scott Adams





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Woodbridge

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#1 posted 752 days ago

Thanks for sharing some of your work with us. Both clocks are very nice. I really like the style of the first clock. The inlay on the clock face is a nice touch.

-- Peter, Woodbridge, Ontario

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#2 posted 752 days ago

great looking clocks

-- http://artisticwoodstudio.com Custom furniture

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#3 posted 752 days ago

Beautiful clocks, I really like the inlay very nice work.

-- Steve - Wasilla, Alaska

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#4 posted 751 days ago

Nice clocks, turned out great

-- Don, Royersford, PA

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#5 posted 750 days ago

Very Nice Projects! Thanks For posting!

-- The Difference Between A BEER And Your OPINION Is, I Asked For The BEER!

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