Grandpas Hand

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Project by americancanuck posted 09-08-2013 05:17 PM 1013 views 4 times favorited 8 comments Add to Favorites Watch
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1/4” Baltic birch. Walnut frame. Pattern from Wooden Teddybear.

-- Retired and lovin it

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#1 posted 09-08-2013 05:23 PM

That’s cool

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

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#2 posted 09-08-2013 06:35 PM

How beautiful! Love it!

-- Anna, Richmond BC

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#3 posted 09-08-2013 08:30 PM

Lovely portrait!

-- God bless, Candy

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#4 posted 09-12-2013 01:50 PM

Lovely and touching! Like it. Well done!

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Jim Earl

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#5 posted 09-12-2013 05:23 PM

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

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#6 posted 09-12-2013 05:29 PM

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

helluvawreck aka Charles

-- 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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#7 posted 09-12-2013 05:44 PM

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

-- God bless, Candy

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#8 posted 09-12-2013 10:52 PM

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.

-- Retired and lovin it

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