Classic Barnwood Frame

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Project by Hawgnutz posted 04-03-2007 07:35 PM 1798 views 0 times favorited 7 comments Add to Favorites Watch
Classic Barnwood Frame
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This is a frame I made for my wife. Nothing extravagant, but I just love the texture of this piece of wood. No two frames of mine are exactly alike, as the weather and sun gives each piece its own personality.

-- Saving barnwood from the scrapyards

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#1 posted 04-03-2007 07:41 PM

Looks good. I like the drawing, also.

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#2 posted 04-03-2007 10:27 PM

Great frame Hawg. I am a real sucker for that raw, natural look. And I agree with Dennis about the drawing being really nice too. Thanks for sharing.

-- Better to say nothing and be thought the fool... then to speak and erase all doubt!

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#3 posted 04-03-2007 10:32 PM

How did you fasten the top and sides?

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#4 posted 04-03-2007 10:41 PM

great job!

-- "What one can make with good tools is limited only by one's talent" (

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#5 posted 04-03-2007 11:46 PM

this is beautiful and I too love the image.

-- ~ Debbie, Canada (

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#6 posted 04-04-2007 01:32 AM

I glued the miter, then used a miter clamp, and shot 18 gauge brads or staples in corners. The staples work best on these pieces.

Thanks for the comments on the frame and picture.
I love the image of a cowboy humbling himself in prayer. All too often, when I was cowboying, we all thought it was US….LOL Picture sure is a great one! Praise His Name!


-- Saving barnwood from the scrapyards

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#7 posted 04-04-2007 03:01 PM

Nice frame and art combo!

-- Charlie M. "Woodworking - patience = firewood"

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