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Project by EMVarona posted 03-02-2013 12:41 AM 2210 views 2 times favorited 14 comments Add to Favorites Watch

An important prerequisite in scroll saw portrait making is the quality of the original. The sharpness and good lighting makes it easy for the computer to make the conversion. In past I received poorly lighted and unfocused picture, thinking that I can improve it with image manipulation, only to get the “does not look like” comment from the customer. Lesson learned. We became more strict with picture quality before accepting any the order.

-- Ed "Real happiness is one that you share."





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#1 posted 03-02-2013 01:35 AM

Very well done ,Ed : )

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#2 posted 03-02-2013 02:51 AM

Very well done Ed.

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#3 posted 03-02-2013 04:59 AM

I think this is pretty amazing. I really like this. Nice job!

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#4 posted 03-02-2013 11:38 AM

Great work. Thanks for pointers on how-to.

-- Mother Nature created it, I just assemble it.

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#5 posted 03-02-2013 12:00 PM

I like it… ALOT :-)

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#6 posted 03-02-2013 01:25 PM

Amazing. Gr8 work

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#7 posted 03-02-2013 03:33 PM

You’re developing quite the skill there, good work

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#8 posted 03-02-2013 07:34 PM

Looks wonderful

-- Norman - I never never make a mistake, I just change the design.

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#9 posted 03-02-2013 10:09 PM

Great job !!

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#10 posted 03-03-2013 03:30 PM

Good job.

I have started looking into doing the portraits. I am trying to learn to use GIMP. Just started a couple of days ago so got a long way to go. Keep up the good werk.

-- Dewayne in Bainbridge, Ga. - - No one can make you mad. Only you decide when you get mad - -

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#11 posted 03-04-2013 01:57 AM

Maganda! (Beautiful).

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#12 posted 03-04-2013 07:56 AM

Thanks guys. Your comments really encourage me to do more. Thanks!

-- Ed "Real happiness is one that you share."

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#13 posted 03-07-2013 02:29 AM

Man, you are good, Ed!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!Please do more!!Try one of the Duke- John Wayne!!...............Jim

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

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EMVarona

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#14 posted 03-07-2013 09:56 AM

OK, Jim, I’ll look for a photo of the Duke. I should be able to find one under google images.

-- Ed "Real happiness is one that you share."

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