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Project by scrollingmom posted 05-17-2013 02:44 PM 1064 views 1 time favorited 16 comments Add to Favorites Watch

This pattern is one that I have had for quite awhile and now that I have made it my husband doesn’t think he will let me get rid of it. In other words it will not leave the place. I just laugh when he does that its nice that he likes my projects too. I was going to make this where it could be hung from either side, but then I put the recessed footprints in and that made it a one sided picture.

This piece of wood is spalted Hackberry. Where the wood actually starts at the top it measures 6 1/2”, at the bottom 11” x 5/8” thick. I did soak it in boiled Linseed oil and boy did that take forever to dry. Then I sprayed poly on top.

The author of the patter is Rick. I do not know Rick’s last name, but I sure like the way the pattern turned out.

Thanks for looking.

-- Kelly, Allen,KS





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Woodenwizard

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#1 posted 05-17-2013 03:03 PM

Outstanding job! I always enjoy seeing your work. I would think this would be very popular here in Colorado.

-- John, Colorado's (Wooden Wizard)

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HillbillyShooter

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#2 posted 05-17-2013 03:04 PM

Absolutely fantastic! Incredible detail! Simply outstanding! Love the tracks at the bottom. I can understand why it is not leaving your house. I used to bowhunt back in the 80s; and, that bow reminds me of the Jennings Arrowstar and quiver I had on my setup. Thanks for sharing.

-- John C. -- "Firearms are second only to the Constitution in importance; they are the peoples' liberty's teeth." George Washington

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nancyann

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#3 posted 05-17-2013 03:36 PM

Wow! I always wondered how difficult it would be to cut out something on wood similar to that. It looks wonderful! Love your work

-- Nancy Antley

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Sheila Landry (scrollgirl)

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#4 posted 05-17-2013 03:41 PM

Wow! This is really awesome! Your husband has great taste! ;)

Sheila

-- Designer/Artist/Teacher. Owner of Sheila Landry Designs (http://www.sheilalandrydesigns.com) Scroll saw, wood working and painting patterns and surfaces. "Knowledge is Power"

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Celticscroller

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#5 posted 05-17-2013 04:19 PM

Kelly, You do amazing work. This is beautifully done.

-- Anna http://richmondcarvers.com/

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scrollingmom

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#6 posted 05-17-2013 05:42 PM

Thanks everyone you always make me feel great about my projects.

-- Kelly, Allen,KS

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grizzman

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#7 posted 05-17-2013 05:54 PM

kelly this is awesome, i looked at it and was trying to figure it out, and slow brain me finally got it…you did a fantastic job..i understand why your husband wont let it go…keep on doing your craft, its something many will enjoy seeing. grizz

-- GRIZZMAN ...[''''']

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Jim Jakosh

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#8 posted 05-17-2013 07:09 PM

Beautiful job on that one, Kelly!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!................Jim

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

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SnowyRiver

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#9 posted 05-17-2013 10:26 PM

Very nice work.

-- Wayne - Plymouth MN

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scrollsaw

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#10 posted 05-18-2013 12:36 AM

Great Scrollwork love the wood.you done a great job

-- Todd

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lanwater

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#11 posted 05-18-2013 03:17 AM

You did a fantastic job Kelly.
It is not an easy pattern. There is tons of details.

-- Abbas, Castro Valley, CA

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Diggerjacks

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#12 posted 05-18-2013 12:39 PM

Hello Kelly

Absolutely fantastic

A lot of precision

Thanks for sharing

-- Diggerjack-France ---The only limit is the limit of the mind and the mind has no limit

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helluvawreck

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#13 posted 05-18-2013 01:00 PM

Nice work. Congratulations.

helluvawreck aka Charles
http://woodworkingexpo.wordpress.com

-- If a man does not keep pace with his companions, perhaps it is because he hears a different drummer. Let him step to the music which he hears, however measured or far away. Henry David Thoreau

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TheTalkingGrape

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#14 posted 05-19-2013 09:42 AM

WOW a lot of time must have been put into that, its awesome. SO mush detail

-- Tim, Sydney Australia, http://www.youtube.com/user/TheTalkingGrape?feature=watch, https://www.facebook.com/pages/Tims-Wooden-Wonders/1433591433543077?ref=hl

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Jim Earl

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#15 posted 05-21-2013 12:18 AM

Very nice work. I almost thought I had some competition in wood burning. Very, very, very nice. I will keep watching your work. Jim Earl

-- Jim Earl http://www.myspace.com/earle5

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