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Calvos Passage Arts and Crafts Frame

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Project by pintodeluxe posted 576 days ago 1445 views 8 times favorited 8 comments Add to Favorites Watch

Here is my frame for a “Calvos Passage” block print by Yoshiko Yamamoto. The frame is quartersawn white oak with walnut pegs. Yoshiko’s block printing process is fascinating, as she carves cherry wood to make the block. She then hand paints the block to achieve the distinct look.

Find out more about this talented pacific northwest artist at http://artsandcraftspress.com/

-- Willie, Washington "If You Choose Not To Decide, You Still Have Made a Choice" - Rush





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Monte Pittman

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#1 posted 576 days ago

Very beautiful

-- 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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a1Jim

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#2 posted 576 days ago

This is nice,I like it.

-- http://artisticwoodstudio.com Custom furniture

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pintodeluxe

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#3 posted 576 days ago

Thanks guys.

-- Willie, Washington "If You Choose Not To Decide, You Still Have Made a Choice" - Rush

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Brandon

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#4 posted 576 days ago

Another wonderful frame and a perfect fit for the print. Inspiring as always.

-- "hold fast to that which is good"

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pintodeluxe

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#5 posted 575 days ago

Thanks Brandon,
The last time I made frames, I churned out 9 at once. With this frame, it was great to just do one!

-- Willie, Washington "If You Choose Not To Decide, You Still Have Made a Choice" - Rush

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CaptainSkully

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#6 posted 575 days ago

Wonderful frame for a great triptych. Her prints are amazing and she’s a very nice lady if you ever get a chance to meet her at a show. She signed my tile that I framed pagoda-style.

-- You can't control the wind, but you can trim your sails

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crafty

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#7 posted 575 days ago

Wow Willie, Your frame enhances the artists beautiful work. Jen

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bouati

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#8 posted 549 days ago

Professional work

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