LumberJocks

First Attempt with the Scroll Saw

  • Advertise with us
Project by FreedomWoodCreations posted 492 days ago 943 views 3 times favorited 6 comments Add to Favorites Watch

I started into the woodworking game in January, and I’m hooked! Here’s my first attempt with my new Porter Cable scroll saw. It’s a Buckmark that I made for a friend that works for Browning. Not sure of the wood type, it was a piece that I found in the shed at the cabin. There’s no finish on this piece, just sanded down to 1000. I thought any finishing would take away from the aged, rough cut base. The base and top were cut from the same board that was originally milled about 15 years ago by a family member that runs a sawmill.

Edit, I’m not sure why my pics are posting sideways. They are correct when I upload them. Maybe it has to do with posting from an iPhone.





6 comments so far

View Chris's profile

Chris

129 posts in 519 days


#1 posted 491 days ago

Congrats on your first project…caution, scroll sawing is addictive!

-- Chris, Virginia, http://www.scrollsawcreationsbychris.com

View Jamie Speirs's profile

Jamie Speirs

4111 posts in 1482 days


#2 posted 491 days ago

Nice first piece.
Ditto to Chris.
Jamie

-- Who is the happiest of men? He who values the merits of others, and in their pleasure takes joy, even as though 'twere his own. --Johann Wolfgang von Goethe

View redbaronstoys's profile

redbaronstoys

44 posts in 1148 days


#3 posted 491 days ago

Great job! I think you will find scroll sawing to be a great hobby. I truly enjoy it myself. Took some time off during winter (cold garage). Got back at the saw last weekend. Boy did I miss it.

View Monte Pittman's profile

Monte Pittman

13735 posts in 964 days


#4 posted 491 days ago

Good job,
Welcome to LumberJocks

-- Mother Nature created it, I just assemble it. - It's not ability that we often lack, but the patience to use our ability

View a1Jim's profile

a1Jim

112010 posts in 2203 days


#5 posted 491 days ago

Welcome to LJs
Very unique project.

-- http://artisticwoodstudio.com Custom furniture

View FreedomWoodCreations's profile

FreedomWoodCreations

13 posts in 492 days


#6 posted 491 days ago

Thanks for the comments!

Have your say...

You must be signed in to post the comments.

DISCLAIMER: Any posts on LJ are posted by individuals acting in their own right and do not necessarily reflect the views of LJ. LJ will not be held liable for the actions of any user.

Latest Projects | Latest Blog Entries | Latest Forum Topics

HomeRefurbers.com

Latest Projects | Latest Blog Entries | Latest Forum Topics

GardenTenders.com :: gardening showcase