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Oak Picture Frame

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Project by Rick George posted 799 days ago 816 views 1 time favorited 3 comments Add to Favorites Watch
Oak Picture Frame
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I wanted this to be a little on the rustic side to compliment the saddle, so I milled boards from a recently fallen oak. I applied CA glue throughout the cracks in the bark to stabilize it. Then I applied 3 coats of Waterlox, Satin finish over the entire frame. Decided not to miter the corners to make the frame appear ready for the barn.

FYI…The image is a colored pencil sketch by yours truly.

Hope you like the frame.

-- Rick





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CampD

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#1 posted 798 days ago

Nice, complements the pic well.

-- Doug...

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gfadvm

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#2 posted 798 days ago

I love the frame. I do non-mitered frames as well particularly appropriate for western art like yours. Your saddle ‘sketch’ is super. You have some real talent.

-- " I'll try to be nicer, if you'll try to be smarter" gfadvm

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Martyroc

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#3 posted 798 days ago

Thats two great talents, nice job on both, I love the live edge, brings a lot to this piece

-- Martin ....always count the number of fingers you have before, and after using the saw.

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