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Picture Frame for aThomas Kinkade painting

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Project by Rj posted 06-18-2008 11:44 PM 1853 views 14 times favorited 15 comments Add to Favorites Watch

I call this type of frame – my Pillar style with collums suporting the square corners .
The woods I used was to accent the colors in the picture.
Size is approx 28” x 26” I can’t remember now I sold this about 6 months ago
wood types
Steamed Quilted Cherry , Birdseye Maple with Purple & yellowheart pin stripes

-- Rj's Woodworks,San Jose & Weed Ca,





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#1 posted 06-18-2008 11:49 PM

Very Nice! I love the design and the woods you used

-- Glenn, New Mexico

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#2 posted 06-18-2008 11:53 PM

That is a very beautiful frame. What type joints did you use on the corners if I may ask?

-- Max "Desperado", Salt Lake City, UT

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#3 posted 06-19-2008 12:23 AM

That frame is just too nice for the painting.

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lew

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#4 posted 06-19-2008 12:34 AM

Beautiful frame!

Could you post a picture of the back of the frame? I am interested in how you mounted an oil painting.

Lew

-- Lew- Time traveler. Purveyor of the Universe's finest custom rolling pins.

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#5 posted 06-19-2008 02:08 AM

thats a beautiful frame. I love all the different woods and everything about it. thanks for the post!

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#6 posted 06-19-2008 02:16 AM

That is a great design.

Thanks for sharing.

-- Kip Northern Illinois ( If you don't know where your goin any road will take you there) George Harrison

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#7 posted 06-19-2008 02:32 AM

Very impressive frame. You did a beautiful job on it. Thanks for posting.

God Bless
tom

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#8 posted 06-19-2008 03:05 AM

Rj,

This is a gorgeous frame. The woods compliment each other and the picture well. This is certainly a unique style of frame. This is an absolutely beautiful piece.

Thanks for the post.

-- Challenges are what make life interesting; overcoming them is what makes life meaningful- Joshua Marine

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Jim Crockett (USN Retired)

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#9 posted 06-19-2008 03:51 AM

I am in awe of your work – that is undoubtedly the most beautiful frame that I have ever seen! The different woods accent one another and the workmanship is superb. And, since I love Kinkaid paintings, it is extra special to me. Hope you got a good price for your work as it is certainly worth it.

Jim

-- A veteran is someone who, at one point in his/her life, wrote a blank check made payable to "The United States of America," for an amount of "up to and including his/her life".

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#10 posted 06-19-2008 04:04 AM

I dont care for the art much but the frame is gorgeous.

-- Use the fence Luke

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#11 posted 06-19-2008 06:12 AM

Beautiful wood and execution.

-- My favorite piece is my last one, my best piece is my next one.

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James Early

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#12 posted 06-19-2008 05:09 PM

After seeing some of your other projects, it’s clear that you have a great eye for combining woods. Can’t wait to see more!

-- -- Jim E., Oswego, NY. Create, have fun, and work safely!

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#13 posted 06-19-2008 05:14 PM

I’m glad you chose a painting that doesn’t detract from the woodwork! Very cool.

-- There's no tool like an old tool...

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Rj

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#14 posted 06-20-2008 04:05 AM

Thanks for all the great complements
I have alot more to share so stay tuned .
Thanks agn
Rj

-- Rj's Woodworks,San Jose & Weed Ca,

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#15 posted 09-29-2008 06:09 PM

WOW, beautiful. I also paint and draw, they would not see my work, LOL. NO really, I’d love something that beautiful around my work.

-- mtnwild (Jack), It's not what you see, it's how you see it.

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