Small mission picture stand

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Project by Harbor1 posted 613 days ago 958 views 5 times favorited 4 comments Add to Favorites Watch

This was based on a plan for a two sided photo stand. i modified it for this print which was bigger than the 4×6 photo it was designed for. I thought i would just rout the groove for the glass deeper, but this threw off the position of the false through tenons on top, which conceals 2 brass screws holding the top on.
The wood is QSWO, dyed brown then sealed, GF Java gel stain was next, then about 4-5 coats shellac, rubbed with 000 steel wool. A coat of dark wax was used to finish up.

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#1 posted 613 days ago

Very nice design and choice of wood.

-- If you don't work, you don't eat!.....Garland, TX

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#2 posted 613 days ago

Looks great ,some guys might say the photo is of their better half :))

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#3 posted 613 days ago

Really nice frame. Great Construction.

-- Mother Nature created it, I just assemble it. - It's not ability that we often lack, but the patience to use our ability

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#4 posted 612 days ago

Thanks. Jim that’s funny.However my wi….Wife didn’t think so.

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