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Forum topic by Jerry_Aussie posted 03-23-2014 03:27 AM 1228 views 0 times favorited 4 replies Add to Favorites Watch
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03-23-2014 03:27 AM

Hi everybody…I’m new here as of about 3 minutes ago. I have been ripping my hair out here, can someone please tell me…what do you call it when you take a piece of square stock and using a scroll saw cut…for example…a deer, then turn the piece 90 degrees and cut…maybe an eagle or something. So you have 2 carvings on the same piece…depending which side you look from. I used to have lots of pattens for these but without knowing what they are called…I can’t find any online.
Thanks heaps in anticipation.

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#1 posted 03-23-2014 03:35 AM

Look up fellow LJ -Sheila Landry (scrollgirl)

She is our master at scroll work

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#2 posted 03-23-2014 04:55 AM

I believe you are referring to Compound Cutting. There are several books on the subject.

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#3 posted 03-23-2014 05:22 AM

I think the words you looking for are ambiguous image.

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#4 posted 03-23-2014 07:45 PM

compound cutting yes.

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