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Project by Wendy posted 07-29-2012 11:16 PM 1078 views 6 times favorited 5 comments Add to Favorites Watch

This is the first project I have ever posted on Lumber Jocks. I am going to post more projects soon, which are larger and more involved, but I thought this was a good place to start. Although I did my far share of woodworking back in high school (20+ years ago), until recently I didn’t have a space for the hobby. I made this digital photo frame for my sister-n-law who is expecting her first child. The frame is cherry, sanded to 400 grit with a mineral oil finish. It is constructed so that it can either be placed on a flat surface or hang on a wall. The greatest joy received was when everyone at the baby shower asked, “Where you can buy a frame like this?” “Buy? ... I made it!”





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woodshaver

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#1 posted 07-30-2012 12:58 AM

Oh yes! “where can I buy one like that” I love those words too! Ah the joys of woodworking!
Your frame looks Great! Good job!

-- Tony C St Augustine FL, My high school shop teacher said "You can do it"... Now I can't stop!

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kiefer

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#2 posted 07-30-2012 01:07 AM

Welcome to LJ”s
What a nice first project that looks very well made and I can see why people are impressed .
What kind of wood did you use ?

-- Kiefer 松

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Wendy

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#3 posted 07-30-2012 01:17 AM

@Kiefer – it’s a Brazilian cherry. Thanks for the comments guys.

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#4 posted 07-30-2012 01:47 AM

I love the frain flow on it! Very nice.

-- Pat - Biloxi, MS

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#5 posted 07-30-2012 03:45 AM

Nice job, nice wood. Look forward to seeing more projects from you.

-- dnick, North Hollywood, Ca.

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