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Blog entry by teenagewoodworker posted 05-26-2008 08:36 PM 1362 reads 0 times favorited 11 comments Add to Favorites Watch

Hey Everybody, In this episode of the Teen Age Woodworker I make a pretty cool Arts-and-Crafts style picture frame out of Oak for my cousin. Some things that i go over in this episode are half blind dovetails and making a simple triangle peg. here’s what the finished product is.

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Well I hope that Everyone likes it! ( and just in case anyone notices the front says Teenage Wooworker, I know i just forgot to change it, Enjoy the show)

Well I hope that everyone liked it. Next time will hopefully be an updated shop tour. Well i hope that everyone enjoyed the show and i hope to see you again next time

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#1 posted 05-26-2008 08:49 PM

Nice work, Dennis!

I like your feather boards. A suggestion would be to add a zero clearance blade insert to your new saw.


-- Lew- Time traveler. Purveyor of the Universe's finest custom rolling pins.

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#2 posted 05-26-2008 08:52 PM

thanks for the comment Lew! i am planning on making a few inserts after i make my mobile table saw station. so i can make it our of the leftover MDF that i will have. that should be within the week. after i get paid for the mirror frame commission.

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#3 posted 05-26-2008 10:20 PM


You produced a nice video. Thanks for showing how you made the frame.

-- Challenges are what make life interesting; overcoming them is what makes life meaningful- Joshua Marine

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#4 posted 05-27-2008 09:29 AM

Great job, Denis! That was fun to watch.

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#5 posted 05-28-2008 07:26 AM

OK nice job and I’m really impressed with the hand cut dovetails!

-- Matt Gradwohl, Upper Cut Woodworks,

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#7 posted 05-31-2008 08:24 PM

Nice project and great video. I really enjoyed it. I like the hand crafted take on a simple object like a frame and a really nice idea on making the ebony plugs. Great work!

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#8 posted 06-03-2008 08:42 AM

Good one Dennis.

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#9 posted 06-09-2008 04:00 AM

Nice work on the frame Dennis, and nice video.

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#10 posted 06-17-2008 07:42 PM

Hey denny my mom was talking to John Henry on the phone and he says he loves the frame

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#11 posted 06-17-2008 09:57 PM


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