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Project by CFrye posted 433 days ago 796 views 3 times favorited 8 comments Add to Favorites Watch

This is a wedding gift for my youngest niece. Inspired by http://lumberjocks.com/projects/83867 thanks bazz!
I had the letters finished in time to be shipped however it just seemed to want something… more. Finally settled on the base with the wedding date scrolled into it. All made from 1/2” red oak. Countersunk screws hold the characters in place. Finished with lemon oil and spray lacquer and peel and stick cork feet. Signed the bottom with a sharpie and finally got it shipped yesterday. I had computer issues between the ‘B&S’ and the base, so the fonts are different. I was satisfied with the final product and hope Brianna & Shane are as well. Comments are welcome. Thanks for looking!

-- God bless, Candy





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dust4tears

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#1 posted 433 days ago

That is a good gift idea!

-- Ride hard or go home~

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bazz135uk

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#2 posted 433 days ago

VERY NICE AND LIKE THE BASE IDEA, GOOD THINKING. THE RED OAK WORKS WELL WITH NAME PLAQUES.
GOOD FOR BIRTHDAY GIFTS ! HOPE YOU ENJOYED MAKING IT AND IT LOOKS GREAT.
QUITE HAPPY TO HEAR YOU HAVE BEEN INSPIRED BY MY WORK, THANK YOU !
BAZZ WINDSOR WEST LONDON ENGLAND.
www.woodengiftworkshop.webs.com

-- BAZZ, WINDSOR UK A workshop is not a luxury . We need it to preserve our sanity in this frantic world we live in. A place to be at peace.

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helluvawreck

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#3 posted 432 days ago

I think that it looks very nice and that it will be appreciated.

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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CFrye

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#4 posted 432 days ago

Thank you all for looking and commenting. Dust4tears, that’s what I thought when I saw Bazz’ letters. Bazz, glad you approve of the addition. Charles, I am anxiously waiting to hear!

-- God bless, Candy

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mcoyfrog

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#5 posted 36 days ago

Nice job, thats my sons b-day way cool

-- Wood and Glass they kick (well you know) Have a great day - Dug

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CFrye

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#6 posted 36 days ago

Cool, Dug! How old is he?

-- God bless, Candy

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mcoyfrog

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#7 posted 31 days ago

15 just signed him up for drivers ed watch out streets a new teenage driver on the loose LOL

-- Wood and Glass they kick (well you know) Have a great day - Dug

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CFrye

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#8 posted 31 days ago

heeheehee Think I might be far enough away to be safe.

-- God bless, Candy

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