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Project by George Coles posted 271 days ago 651 views 1 time favorited 7 comments Add to Favorites Watch

This my latest mirror. I made this for a client and thought to share with you. It is 1200×800 mm in size. The timber is recycled Balayon and was originally from 115×70 mm stock. The wave is hand carved. The finish is three coats of oil followed by three coats of wax. Sorry about picture quality, point and shoot cameras are not as good as I would like them to be. I will post two more designs latter this week.

-- George Coles, Antipolo, Philippines





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Monte Pittman

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#1 posted 271 days ago

Gorgeous wood. Great job.

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

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DocSavage45

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#2 posted 271 days ago

George, wood is good! :<) I like the wave pattern!

-- Cau Haus Designs, Thomas J. Tieffenbacher

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Woodbridge

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#3 posted 271 days ago

Hi George, that is really great mirror. The hand carved wave is great and the wood is beautiful. Was it shaped with a grinder, rasp, gouges or all of the above?

-- Peter, Woodbridge, Ontario

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George Coles

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#4 posted 271 days ago

Hi Peter

Used all the above and lots of sandpaper as well. But mainly the Abortech disc.

-- George Coles, Antipolo, Philippines

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aussiedave

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#5 posted 270 days ago

Wow that is amazing, love the wave in the frame, very creative.

-- Dave.......Keep calm and make more sawdust....

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Armand

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#6 posted 270 days ago

Very nice looking mirror, awesome.

-- My Master is Mankind's Greatest Carpenter.

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Fishinbo

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#7 posted 268 days ago

Wonderful mirror! Like the amazing wave design and the gorgeous wood. Excellent work!

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