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This plaque was done for a birthday present. Its made out of Walnut. I don’t know if your can see the burl, but it sure turned out pretty with it. The sign measures 14 1/2” long x 6 1/2” wide x 5/8” thick. Several coats of spray lacquer and wax on top. I glued a piece of black core matt board to the back so the letters can be seen. I also routed the edges to give it a finished look.

Thanks for checking it out.

Kelly

-- Kelly, Allen,KS





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nancyann

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#1 posted 09-09-2013 03:18 PM

Very pretty!

-- Nancy Antley

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Sheila Landry (scrollgirl)

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#2 posted 09-09-2013 04:05 PM

That looks awesome! :)

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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wastedalf

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#3 posted 09-09-2013 04:23 PM

Very nice! Extremely clean :)

-- If the iron is blunt, and one does not sharpen the edge, he must use more strength, but wisdom helps one to succeed.

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HillbillyShooter

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#4 posted 09-09-2013 04:33 PM

Very nicely done.

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

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Celticscroller

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#5 posted 09-09-2013 04:53 PM

That’s a beautiful birthday gift!

-- Anna http://richmondcarvers.com/

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mgb_2x

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#6 posted 09-09-2013 05:56 PM

Great job!

-- "aim small miss small" m g breedlove

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Jim Jakosh

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#7 posted 09-09-2013 06:17 PM

Wow, that is really sharp, Kelly, What is the font called? I have one to do called Rilee Coyote. I don’t think I could compare to your work!!
.............Jim

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

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deon

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#8 posted 09-09-2013 06:54 PM

Very neat work!

-- Dreaming patterns

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scrollingmom

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#9 posted 09-09-2013 06:59 PM

Thanks everyone.

Jim the font is lucida calligraphy

-- Kelly, Allen,KS

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stefang

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#10 posted 09-09-2013 07:13 PM

Nicely done. It looks wonderful.

-- Mike, an American living in Norway.

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Belg1960

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#11 posted 09-09-2013 11:59 PM

Kelly, very nice job. Could you perhaps walk thru the steps of how this is done for me? Would love to learn. Thanks Pat

-- ***Pat*** Rookie woodworker looking for an education!!!

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kdc68

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#12 posted 09-10-2013 12:54 AM

Wow…those letters are, for lack of a better word,....crisp…..excellent work !

-- Measure "at least" twice and cut once

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Woodenwizard

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#13 posted 09-10-2013 02:48 AM

Letters are one of the most difficult things for me to cut. Any little mistake seem to jump out at you. You seem to have mastered cutting letters. Very nice.

-- John, Colorado's (Wooden Wizard)

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Roger

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#14 posted 09-10-2013 12:28 PM

Really nice n crisp lettering.

-- Roger from KY. Work/Play/Travel Safe. Kentuk55@bellsouth.net

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