Hand carved walnut frame

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Blog entry by woodchic posted 04-06-2009 07:48 PM 1471 reads 0 times favorited 15 comments Add to Favorites Watch

This is the beginning of a walnut frame that I am making…......When I get the carving complete and put together I am going to ask my wood working buds which finish will be best to use, I am not up on all that kind of stuff yet….....I will let all of you be my guide. Remember what I have carved out is the beginning and is still very rough.

the beginning of hand carved walnut frame

-- Robin Renee'

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#1 posted 04-06-2009 08:47 PM

I think that I am extremely jealous! This is really beautiful. I can not wait to see it when its done. By the way, Welcome to LJ’s, You ought to have a great time here!

-- Allison, Northeastern Ca. Remember, Amateurs built the Ark. Professionals built the Titanic!

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#2 posted 04-06-2009 09:10 PM

Your rough is better than my best. Here we go again guys, a girl that does nicer work than me.

God Bless

-- Mc Bridge Cabinets, Iowa

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#3 posted 04-06-2009 09:11 PM

that’s not too hard to do Tom LOL Lookin good

--, Rick Kruse, Grand Rapids, MI

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#4 posted 04-06-2009 09:44 PM

Walnut is such a gorgeous wood. A natural oil finish or wipe on poly would reinforce its’ beauty.


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

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#5 posted 04-06-2009 09:44 PM

Really nice….i like it
Welcome to LJ’s

-- Can't never could do anything, to try is to advance.

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#6 posted 04-07-2009 01:20 AM

Yep, we gettin showed by the chic…........................LOL

Good looking frame so far. Can’t wait to see the final results. I agree with Lew on the finish.

-- Jerry--A man can never have enough tools or clamps

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#7 posted 04-07-2009 04:58 PM

Ha,Ha,...........thanks everyone for your comments, when I get it done I will post it for everyone.

-- Robin Renee'

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#8 posted 04-08-2009 01:02 AM

I cansee you need a lot of patience for that job. Well done.

-- Grumpy - "Always look on the bright side of life"- Monty Python

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Lee A. Jesberger

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#9 posted 04-08-2009 05:24 PM

As my buddy used to say;

“Women, can’t live with them, pass the beer nuts!”

Remember the good ‘ole days when we thought we were good at woodworking.

Hey, you guys want to start a fishing site?

Robin, your talents are amazing.

Some things can be learned, and other things, either you have it, or you don’t.

You have it, for sure.


-- by Lee A. Jesberger

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#10 posted 04-08-2009 05:46 PM

(lol) your making me blush…...................

-- Robin Renee'

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Jiri Parkman

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#11 posted 04-10-2009 09:03 AM

This frame will be nice. Keep posting.

-- Jiri

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#12 posted 05-06-2009 06:58 PM

Wonderful looking design and amazing ability going on here. My welcome also and look forward to seeing more of your talents. Thanks…......

-- mtnwild (Jack), It's not what you see, it's how you see it.

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#13 posted 05-06-2009 07:09 PM

Thank you so much, I appreciate you and everyone for dropping in and taking a look.

-- Robin Renee'

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#14 posted 05-06-2009 11:47 PM

Hey Robin
Were can we take your carving class. Great Job

-- Custom furniture

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#15 posted 05-07-2009 02:32 AM

Ha,Ha,...........Thank you Jim!

-- Robin Renee'

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