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Project by knotnow posted 11-13-2013 10:07 PM 537 views 1 time favorited 5 comments Add to Favorites Watch

I made this Shaker style wall clock from Cherry for my youngest daughter, it has some nice figuring in it but these pictures do not do it justice. On this clock even though it has a Quartz Pendulum Movement I installed a removable shelf so she could use it to display her Hello Kitty plush dolls. The pendulum can be installed at a later date if she so desires. Also in the top side glass windows, instead of being able to see the clock works I made small shadow boxes behind the clock dial board and put in pink, her favorite color along with purple, artificial flowers which can be changed or removed by removing the clock dial board. I made a Shaker Peg Board by which to hang her clock. She seems happy with it. Last pic is of our curious cat Miss Chevious who peeked out from behind the curtain to see what I was up to.





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BusterB

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#1 posted 11-13-2013 10:51 PM

Thats a nice clock and something she will cherish for years….nice build knotnow

-- Buster, Ocoee TN (Critics are men who watch a battle from a high place then come down and shoot the survivors - Hemingway)

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#2 posted 11-13-2013 11:03 PM

Very nice looking clock

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#3 posted 11-14-2013 12:33 AM

Very Nice Work! Thanks For Sharing.

Rick

-- If there was any Logic in this world.it would be Men riding Side Saddle, Not Women!

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#4 posted 11-14-2013 02:12 AM

Sweet clock, great build. Nice touch with the removable shelf.

-- "I am a firm believer in the people. If given the truth, they can be depended upon to meet any national crisis. The point is to bring them the real facts." - Abraham Lincoln

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#5 posted 11-18-2013 03:46 PM

Great looking clock! Like the cool design, lovely wood and great finish. She’s one lucky daughter.

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