Scrollwork of Married Couple

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Project by KnotCurser posted 01-31-2013 01:10 PM 1268 views 0 times favorited 5 comments Add to Favorites Watch

A co-worker of mine hired me to create a scrollwork taken from one of their wedding photos.

This would have been a tad easier if it weren’t for the bride’s veil and headpiece – getting a pattern drawn out for those took forever!

Overall dimensions of the piece were roughly 12×14 inches.

Material used is 1/8” Baltic Birch plywood.

Finish, as usual, is a soak in lemon oil followed by a backing of thick felt.

While this was intended to be a Valentine’s gift for his wife, I don’t think he’s going to wait that long to give this to her. :-)

Enjoy and Cheers!


-- Robert Rhoades WoodWorks / Email: /

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#1 posted 01-31-2013 01:15 PM

This is beautiful Bob! You do a great job! :)


-- Designer/Artist/Teacher. Owner of Sheila Landry Designs ( Scroll saw, wood working and painting patterns and surfaces. "Knowledge is Power"

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#2 posted 01-31-2013 04:33 PM

Nice scrolling, I bet that was difficult on the viel, but you pulled it off beautifully. I’m sure he was very excited to give it to her.

-- Kelly, Allen,KS

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#3 posted 01-31-2013 07:54 PM

Nicely done Bob. Veil came out fantastic. The whole photo came out fantastic.

-- Michael and Matthew

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#4 posted 02-01-2013 02:39 PM

You did great scroll work on the portrait. Turned out really beautiful with your pattern. Well done!


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#5 posted 02-01-2013 04:21 PM

Very nice scroll work.

-- Roger from KY. Work/Play/Travel Safe. Keep your dust collector fed.

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