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Project by scrollingmom posted 06-03-2012 10:11 PM 1320 views 0 times favorited 5 comments Add to Favorites Watch

This is a project that I did awhile back and decided I needed to do something more to it. When I first finished or thought that I was finished, it did not have the brackets on the side of the picture. The picture is sunken in a groove in the top of the cedar base. With the brackets on the side it is a little more stable and don’t have to worry about the picture falling. Although I did make it where the picture can slide out the top of the brackets.

The picture itself is made of 1/4” baltic birch. The backer is blue stain glass, so it has some weight, then it is wrapped in copper tape to hold the two together. The base is an irregular piece of cedar. The original pattern did not have candles on the base, but you know me I’m always changing something.

Pattern by Dan Fenelon

-- Kelly, Allen,KS

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#1 posted 06-03-2012 10:56 PM

that is really nice, love the whole project, and adding the candles is way cool…just like the lady herself , holding the light, the light of freedom, the light in people lives…yea i really like it…liberty shines…

-- GRIZZMAN ...[''''']

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#2 posted 06-03-2012 11:44 PM

Another project using great imagination!

Bob D

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Sheila Landry (scrollgirl)

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#3 posted 06-04-2012 12:37 AM

That is a nice project and has a beautiful presentation. You really did a beautiful job on this!


-- Designer/Artist/Teacher. Owner of Sheila Landry Designs ( Scroll saw, wood working and painting patterns and surfaces. "Knowledge is Power"

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Jim Jakosh

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#4 posted 06-04-2012 02:09 AM

Beautiful job, Kelly. I wish I had you patience to make something like that!Thanks for sharing…..........Jim

-- Jim Jakosh.....Practical Wood Products...........Learn something new every day!! Variety is the Spice of Life!!

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#5 posted 06-04-2012 02:13 AM

nicely done and the presentation is GREAT

-- John, Colorado's (Wooden Wizard)

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