|Project by Celticscroller||posted 10-25-2013 11:19 PM||1595 views||2 times favorited||15 comments|
I cut this plaque from maple using a pattern by Keith Fenton. I stained the frame with Black Walnut Danish Oil and the inside with Natural Danish Oil. I then sprayed with a couple of coats of varnish. I glued a veneer (I think it’s cherry but I’m not sure) onto 1/8 inch plywood and stained it with the Natural Danish Oil and then a couple of coats of varnish. The backing was then glued to the plaque. I decided to leave the letter as is without a backing. One more Christmas present off my list!
-- Anna http://richmondcarvers.com/