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Project by redryder posted 455 days ago 729 views 2 times favorited 5 comments Add to Favorites Watch

You fellow old hippies out there know this one…........

I was dabbling in Purpleheart wood over the holidays and decided to make my wife a frame. She is a bit of a color purple fanatic. I ran across this web site while looking for Christmas ideas. This vendor has a tremendous selection of unique signs she makes and a reasonable cost of 18 bucks. You can pick the color and sign you want and she will make it and send it quickly. With over 3700 sales she must be popular.

My first go at splines made of oak. Frame finished with spray Shellac…..................

-- mike...............





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GrandpaLen

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#1 posted 455 days ago

That’s a beautiful frame Mike, very nice proportions and tight miters.

...yes I remember that tune, being a child of the 50’s and 60’s. ...and just by coincidence I was born January 13th, 1949, which makes me 64, just 10 days ago.

Work Safely and have Fun. – Grandpa Len

-- Mother Nature should be proud of what you've done with her tree. - Len ...just north of a stone's throw from the oHIo, river that is, in So. Indiana.

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Joe Lyddon

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#2 posted 455 days ago

COOL frame…

That Purpleheart is sure pretty isn’t it?

-- Have Fun! Joe Lyddon - Alta Loma, CA USA - Home: http://www.WoodworkStuff.net ... My Small Gallery: http://www.ncwoodworker.net/pp/showgallery.php?ppuser=1389&cat=500"

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Roger

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#3 posted 454 days ago

ahh yes…..... The Beatles….. Thee best band of all time. OH, I do like your project here also.. :)

-- Roger from KY. Work/Play/Travel Safe. Kentuk55@bellsouth.net

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KOVA

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#4 posted 454 days ago

MIKE ERES UN GENIO!!!!!!
PUEDES OFRECER ESOS CUADROS A RESTAURANTS O PUBS
ES SOLO CUESTIÓN DE PROMOCIONARLOS ;-)
Y FELÍZ CUMPLEAÑOS AL ABUELO LEN ;-D

-- KOVA, EL CARPINTERO DEL PUEBLO https://www.facebook.com/pages/El-Carpintero-Del-Pueblo/148976618479733

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Fishinbo

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#5 posted 454 days ago

Wonderful frame! Like the beautiful wood and finish. Great gift idea.

—www.sawblade.com

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