Jewelry, first attempt

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Project by dee2 posted 12-23-2012 12:12 AM 1065 views 2 times favorited 6 comments Add to Favorites Watch

Thought I’d start with basic shapes and a few odd ones. Used any colored wood I had. Yellow is locust, blue is alowood, rosewood, cedar, mahogany, walnut, purpleheart and not even sure what the orange is!! Finished in acrylic satin spray enamel. Eagle detail is wood burned. Next I will have to try some fancy filigree type.
I cut nearly all of them by putting the pattern on a thick piece of scrap maybe 1 1/2” thick, cut the shape on the scroll saw. Then went to the band saw and sliced into thin strips.

-- Dee2, OH Aromatherapy....fresh cut wood!!

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#1 posted 12-23-2012 12:14 AM

Simple shapes seems very good to me,Good job

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#2 posted 12-23-2012 12:20 AM

Very nice. Don’t forget to get in the contest going on.

-- Roger from KY. Work/Play/Travel Safe.

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#3 posted 12-23-2012 12:29 AM

Nice jewelry, Dee2. I like simple… sort of a zen thing.

-- There are three types of people in this world... those who make things happen, those who watch things happen, and those who wonder what happened.

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#4 posted 12-23-2012 02:20 AM

Great pieces Dee.

-- Mike, Missouri --- “A positive life can not happen with a negative mind.” ---

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#5 posted 12-23-2012 08:36 AM

Very nice Jewelry, I like them all!

-- Robert B. Sabina, Ohio.....

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#6 posted 12-23-2012 02:30 PM

Very nice job

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

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