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Shepard Fairey prints framed

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Project by NikBrown posted 663 days ago 845 views 1 time favorited 1 comment Add to Favorites Watch

We’ve had a number of Shepard Fairey prints sitting around the house for a while and I finally got around to framing them.

I made the frames out of some cherry boards I had that were mostly sapwood. They were then stained with General Finishes Dark Brown water based dye and finished with satin polly.

During their construction I decided to try a joint I had never done before, a half lap miter. I must say I love this joint. It takes a bit longer to cut, but it makes the glue up so easy! The frames square themselves and dont slip under clamping pressure!!!

The edge profile was created using a panel raising bit.

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#1 posted 663 days ago

Very nice. The frames are great and I really like the art too.

-- Mike Funke

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