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Project by americancanuck posted 355 days ago 618 views 4 times favorited 8 comments Add to Favorites Watch
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1/4” Baltic birch. Walnut frame. Pattern from Wooden Teddybear.





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Gary

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#1 posted 355 days ago

That’s cool

-- Gary, DeKalb Texas only 4 miles from the mill

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Celticscroller

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#2 posted 355 days ago

How beautiful! Love it!

-- Anna http://richmondcarvers.com/

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CFrye

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#3 posted 355 days ago

Lovely portrait!

-- God bless, Candy

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Fishinbo

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#4 posted 351 days ago

Lovely and touching! Like it. Well done!

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Jim Earl

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#5 posted 351 days ago

Very Very Beautiful. I seen myself and my grandchildren in that picture. very nice. was that cut out or was that Burnt into the wood

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

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helluvawreck

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#6 posted 351 days ago

It’s really a nice piece of work. I like the simplicity of it and it contains a lot of meaning.

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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#7 posted 351 days ago

Jim Earl it was cut. Check out the Zoom, if you can.

-- God bless, Candy

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americancanuck

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#8 posted 351 days ago

Thank you all very much for the kind comments. This is, truly, one of my personal favorites. Yes, as Candy says, it was cut rather than burned. It has a black backer. It was not a difficult cut to make but the visual appeal is stunning. I also made the frame out of a piece of walnut (one of my favorite woods but very hard for me to get here on the Canadian Parries). I will surely be making more of these for all of my other Grandpa friends.

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