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Picture might be too small but it is all I have.I finished the clock on the left a few hours beforeit went to a craft show so I don’t remember muchabout it.All the pieces is Ash wood
-- halfacre, Breckenridge, Tx
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and some molding on front i made and some was store bought the face and movement came from klockit
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#1 posted 01-09-2014 03:59 PM
Beautiful clocks.Did they sell?
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#2 posted 01-09-2014 04:22 PM
Those are some amazing clocks. What did you use for color on the red one?
-- - The mightiest oak in the forest is just a little nut that held its ground.
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#3 posted 01-09-2014 05:15 PM
Those are really beautiful. At first glance they look like antique porcelain clocks. Thanks for sharing.
-- Jesus is the ONLY reason for ANY season.
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#4 posted 01-09-2014 06:08 PM
Excellent clocks, they look great!
-- Ivan, Croatia, Wooddicted
#5 posted 01-09-2014 06:41 PM
BinghamptonEd the red is a red concentrate by Lenmar which I doubt is still in businessMarter 1229 The clock on the left sold but I didn’t put the other for sale until I build something similar to have something to show.
They also made a dye stain which was almost as strong. Another type of color I use often is the plain ole water colors you used a lot of when you were a kid. Another stain I use is India Ink but it is water soluble so it raises the grain and cause extra steps in the finishing process. I only use lacquer for a top coat and the Lenmar mixes with lacquer I spray as a toner. The company actually suggest to thin a lot and to spray on the stain as they suggested not to use straight out of the bottle.
L/W that is just lacquer you see.
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#6 posted 01-10-2014 09:54 AM
Very nice clocks!
-- Mike, an American living in Norway.
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