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Project by KnotCurser posted 501 days ago 894 views 1 time favorited 12 comments Add to Favorites Watch

I cut this critter about two years ago into a piece of locust wood and it was pretty much instantly purchased.

This time I used a 3/8” thick piece of solid Elm.

It’s a gift for my wife who has quite the collection of these popular internet kitties I’ve cut for her in the past.

What can I say about Ceiling Cat? He’s a phenom on the internet – do a Google search for “Ceiling Cat” and you will easily find out all about him. BE WARNED though – some of what you find may not be “Family Friendly”….....

I started this around 4PM today and it was totally finished by 7PM. Not a really difficult cutting – it’s more a way to show off this really cool piece of Elm. :-)

Quite an enjoyable afternoon, I must say!

It measures 7 inches high and around 8-9 inches wide. Finish consists of a soak in lemon oil and a thick felt backing.

Enjoy!

-bob

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





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MichaelAgate

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#1 posted 501 days ago

Love it. Very nice!

-- Michael and Matthew

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Celticscroller

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#2 posted 501 days ago

Very cute! Nicely done.

-- Anna http://richmondcarvers.com/

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Monte Pittman

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#3 posted 501 days ago

Very cute. It’s a cat thing.

-- 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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Marcus

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#4 posted 501 days ago

Hmmm, whenever I see this, I feel the need to hide my box of kleenex.

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Roger

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#5 posted 501 days ago

Really nice scrolling o that puddy-tat

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

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Sheila Landry (scrollgirl)

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#6 posted 500 days ago

Ceiling cat is AWESOME! :D

Sheila

-- Contributing Editor, Creative Woodworks and Crafts Magazine, If you like reading my blog, come visit at Sheila Landry Designs http://www.sheilalandrydesigns.com "Knowledge is Power"

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BritBoxmaker

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#7 posted 500 days ago

Nice one, Bob. How about cutting basement cat, just to even things up!

-- Martyn -- Boxologist, Pattern Juggler and Candyman of the visually challenging. http://www.theartofboxes.com

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scrollingmom

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#8 posted 500 days ago

Nice scrolling Bob. I really like this pattern.

-- Kelly, Allen,KS

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KnotCurser

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#9 posted 500 days ago

Thanks all for the compliments!

Martyn – I will look into the sinister basement cat to do soon.

Kelly – I will gladly share this pattern with whomever PM’s me for it.

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

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MrsN

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#10 posted 500 days ago

I love these! They are so fun!
You are very talented, both in cutting and pattern making
Katie

-- ----- www.KNWoodworking.com ----- --

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Patricelejeune

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#11 posted 500 days ago

Nicely done!

-- Patrice lejeune

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scrollsaw

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#12 posted 495 days ago

Nice work.

-- Todd

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