Scroll saw basket

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Project by rctomps posted 04-15-2013 10:49 PM 3757 views 6 times favorited 7 comments Add to Favorites Watch

This is a scroll saw basket that I made for my mother for her 75th birthday last month. It is from a pattern by Steve Good.
All Canary wood, finished with 2 coats of natural Danish oil.

-- Rob

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Randall Sly

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#1 posted 04-15-2013 10:58 PM

Very nice, and thank you for photo #2, I would have never guessed it was done in layers.

-- I could retire nicely if I could sell my experience for what it cost me.

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#2 posted 04-15-2013 11:01 PM

yes, one of the coolest things about these is how people can’t figure out how it was done.

-- Rob

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woodshaver Tony C

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#3 posted 04-16-2013 01:21 AM

That is a beautiful Scroll saw basket. Nice work and nice gift!
And I also would have never guess how this was done without the 2nd picture.

-- St Augustine FL, Experience is the sum of our mistakes!

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#4 posted 04-16-2013 02:12 AM

This turned out great nice work.

-- Custom furniture

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#5 posted 04-16-2013 03:24 AM

great basket. I was wondering how you made it. Thanks for sharing your in progress picture. That is an ingenious way to do it. Well done!

-- Peter, Woodbridge, Ontario

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#6 posted 04-16-2013 04:23 AM

Well done!

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#7 posted 04-16-2013 06:52 PM

Now there’s a good reason to get a scroll saw!

-- -Thorin Oakenshield, King Under the Mountain

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