Arts & Crafts style picture frame

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Project by Mork posted 149 days ago 1226 views 25 times favorited 12 comments Add to Favorites Watch

An old friend of mine gave me this picture and I felt it was worthy of a nice frame. It’s made from a white oak tree that my neighbor cut down last year. This is riff sawn, the quarter sawn is being saved for… Well, not sure really. Something cool I’m sure!

Also drew it in Sketchup first. What a great program!

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#1 posted 149 days ago

Cool design well done.

-- Custom furniture

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#2 posted 149 days ago

Great work love this style of woodworking…..

-- Ken, "Everyday above ground is a good day!"

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#3 posted 149 days ago

That’s a great frame! I might have to borrow that from you.

-- Skill and confidence are an unconquered army.

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#4 posted 149 days ago

Like it a lot.
I think I am inspired to try this design but I may lose the top piece and copy the overlap design on the bottom and finish the top that way too….....making it symetrical.
Well done.

-- Directions are just the Manufacturer's opinion on how something should be assembled. ----Mike, Waukesha, WI

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#5 posted 148 days ago

Very cool!

-- Travis, South Dakota

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#6 posted 148 days ago

It looks like a fun build and well done.

-- Art

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#7 posted 148 days ago

Great looking picture frame!

-- Dean

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#8 posted 148 days ago

Very nice design and build.

-- John C. -- "Firearms are second only to the Constitution in importance; they are the peoples' liberty's teeth." George Washington

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#9 posted 147 days ago

Nice design, very authentic rustic look.

-- Ivan, Croatia, Wooddicted

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#10 posted 147 days ago

There’s been a lot of nice A&C pieces on the board lately. This is certainly no exception. Nice job and very clever use of the tapering of the vertical bits. Just enough, eh? Not flashy but….there….really sweet frame. I bet that bit at the top was a bear to get just so…elegant.

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#11 posted 147 days ago

Really nice frame. Well done.

-- dnick, North Hollywood, Ca.

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#12 posted 142 days ago

Gorgeous frame, very nice style. It suits very well the beautiful picture. Great job!

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