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Beetle Kill Pine Slab Antler Plaque

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Project by RockyBlue posted 08-29-2012 04:27 AM 2221 views 0 times favorited 7 comments Add to Favorites Watch

I put this piece together to display the mule deer antlers I’ve gotten over the years. I finally had an even amount with 4 large and 2 small. The plaques they were on before didn’t match and the leather was different colors as well. The slab is from a tree I cut down on our gold mine claim high in the Colorado Rockies. Finish is Watco danish oil and Deft laquer. I hung it with flush mount brackets from Rockler which work well.

-- I haven't had this much fun since hogs ate my little brother. www.rockybluewoodworks.com





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C_PLUS_Woodworker

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#1 posted 08-29-2012 04:31 AM

I love it…......really really great

Got a few nice Utah bucks myself.

-- We must all walk our own green mile

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#2 posted 08-29-2012 04:32 AM

Very nice display. It looks terrific, love the live edge too. Well done.
Mark~

-- Don't waste today, it is yesterdays tomorrow!~SisQMark

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#3 posted 08-29-2012 04:37 AM

Very cool

-- Mother Nature created it, I just assemble it.

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Monte Pittman

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#4 posted 08-29-2012 07:38 AM

It looks like you got to show some of the red fungus as well. Found some spots, wish I had whole trees of it.

-- Mother Nature created it, I just assemble it.

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#5 posted 08-29-2012 03:32 PM

A combination of rustic and sophistication. Excellent!

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#6 posted 08-29-2012 04:24 PM

Beautiful display.

-- - The most recognized name in all of recorded history was worn by a woodworker.

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#7 posted 08-29-2012 06:25 PM

got some nice bucks there, and a neat colour on the wood

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