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Project by scrollingmom posted 02-18-2013 12:43 AM 611 views 2 times favorited 8 comments Add to Favorites Watch

This picture is being done for a co-worker’s niece. He wanted something to suprise her with, so this is what I came up with. Hope she likes it.

The picture is made of 1/8” Baltic Birch 11×14”. It has a very light coat of spray poly to keep it from turning colors with sunlight. The black mattboard fills in the background. It also has a place for a 4×6” picture.

The pattern itself is from Scrollsaw Woodworking and Crafts Fall 2011 issue, by Charles Dearing.

-- Kelly, Allen,KS





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KnotCurser

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#1 posted 02-18-2013 12:54 AM

Dearing’s patterns are never easy, and you did a fantastic job with this one!

The lettering is also next to perfect – and as a fellow scroller, lettering is by far the most exacting thing you can attempt with a scrollsaw.

Great work Kelly!

-bob

-- Robert Rhoades WoodWorks / Email: rrww@rhoadesclan.com / www.rhoadesclan.com

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Woodenwizard

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#2 posted 02-18-2013 12:58 AM

Really nice. I am sure she will love it. You did a GREAT job.

-- John, Colorado's (Wooden Wizard)

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dust4tears

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#3 posted 02-18-2013 01:04 AM

This looks great. Do you have any blogs on here about how you make your patterns?

-- Ride hard or go home~

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Celticscroller

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#4 posted 02-18-2013 03:17 AM

Beautiful piece Kelly and superbly cut! I’ll bet she’l love it.

-- Anna http://richmondcarvers.com/

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HillbillyShooter

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#5 posted 02-18-2013 04:18 AM

Incredible! Great job. You truly are a master of the scrollsaw.

-- John C. -- "Firearms are second only to the Constitution in importance; they are the peoples' liberty's teeth." George Washington

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Sheila Landry (scrollgirl)

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#6 posted 02-18-2013 11:06 AM

This looks awesome, Kelly! I agree with Anna – she is going to love it! You did a great job on it! :)

Sheila

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

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Jim Jakosh

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#7 posted 02-19-2013 04:11 AM

Good one, Kelly!!!!!!!!!!!............Jim

-- Jim Jakosh.....Practical Wood Products...........Learn something new every day!! Variety is the Spice of Life!!

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Roger

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#8 posted 02-20-2013 03:23 AM

Oh wow, Kelly! Very awesome, indeed. Of coarse she’ll like it silly. :) She’s gonna luv it.

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

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