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Curly Maple Picture Frame

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Project by KnotCurser posted 01-21-2014 12:24 AM 1331 views 6 times favorited 8 comments Add to Favorites Watch

Wasn’t gonna post this one thinking “too simple and plain”, but once I put the lacquer on it and the grain jumped out I just had to share!

We picked up the drawing at a craft fair a few months ago and I just got around to making a proper frame for it.

Started this morning and just got the glass cut and everything together this evening.

Measures 13×5 inches.

Now just have to figure out where to hang it. :-)

Cheers!

-bob

-- Robert Rhoades WoodWorks / Email: rrww@rhoadesclan.com / www.rhoadesclan.com





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Celticscroller

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#1 posted 01-21-2014 12:35 AM

Love the frame Bob. The grain is beautiful. A perfect frame for the drawing.

-- Anna http://richmondcarvers.com/

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SPalm

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#2 posted 01-21-2014 01:01 AM

Good one Bob. Very worth posting.
Nice happy thought. Nice happy frame.

Dang I like maple,
Steve

-- -- I'm no rocket surgeon

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#3 posted 01-21-2014 06:01 AM

Great frame and choice of wood….................

-- mike...............

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#4 posted 01-21-2014 09:58 AM

Very nice frame and you have to love that curly maple.

-- Mike, an American living in Norway.

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#5 posted 01-21-2014 12:27 PM

Nothin wrong with simple & plain. Looks daggone good to me.

-- Roger from KY. Work/Play/Travel Safe. Kentuk55@yahoo.com

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#6 posted 01-21-2014 06:11 PM

Great job.

-- Todd

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#7 posted 01-22-2014 11:10 PM

That does look good!

-- Kelly, Allen,KS

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rance

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#8 posted 01-25-2014 03:25 AM

I really like it.

-- Backer boards, stop blocks, build oversized, and never buy a hand plane--

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