This is a finished hand carved walnut frame that I did.

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Blog entry by woodchic posted 04-06-2009 09:55 PM 1611 reads 0 times favorited 23 comments Add to Favorites Watch

Tihis is a walnut frame that I carved for one of my scetches. I only began to scetch three years ago…......I did a series of drawings from the older works of photographers of the American Indians back from the late 1800’s. This was my third scetch. I carved the inside of the frame by hand. It is two frames put together. the outer frame I cut the curves out on a band saw.

Indian Maiden (scetch and frame by Robin Renee'

-- Robin Renee'

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

I don’t know which is more impressive the drawing or the frame? Thank you for sharing.


-- Joey~~Sabina, Ohio

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#2 posted 04-06-2009 10:11 PM


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#3 posted 04-06-2009 10:17 PM

Robin, this is a gorgeous project. You are blessed with a wonderful sense of artistry.

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

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#4 posted 04-06-2009 10:21 PM

Wonderful work!

-- Bruce from Central New, if you'll pardon me, I have some sawdust to make.

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#5 posted 04-06-2009 10:24 PM

To bad the picture isn’t larger. Nice work

-- ~ Inspiring those who inspire me ~

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#6 posted 04-07-2009 01:43 AM

Beautiful absolutely fun to look at work. I am so impressed, and I know I already said it once but quite jealous also!
Great woodworking

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

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#7 posted 04-07-2009 04:18 AM

Hi Robin

Beautiful frame and sketch. Thanks for posting.

God Bless

-- Mc Bridge Cabinets, Iowa

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#8 posted 04-07-2009 04:28 AM

WOW, you’re a real artiste’!! Both are awesome! Keep up the good work!!

-- Matt Garcia Wannabe Period Furniture Maker, Houston TX

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#9 posted 04-08-2009 01:01 AM

Nice work Robin. I like the shape of the frame.

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

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#10 posted 04-08-2009 01:41 AM

You are an artist of many kinds. Unusual to see someone who can sketch, carve and do woodworking like you do. You have many talents Robin. Keep up the good work you do.

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

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#11 posted 04-08-2009 01:50 AM

Thank you cabinet master….......when I began my wood working classes, I felt that I was in my element…especailly when I started carving.

-- Robin Renee'

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#12 posted 04-08-2009 05:07 AM

Nice work Robin.
I can’t wait to see some more of your creations.


-- A mind, like a home, is furnished by its owner

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

Hi Robin;

Not only are you talented, but you’re creative too.

This is really unique, and the proportions are great.

Are you selling these, or are they for you?


-- by Lee A. Jesberger

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#14 posted 04-08-2009 05:29 PM

Hi Lee,

Thank You Lee!

I made them with the thought, with the posibility of might wanting to sell them.

-- Robin Renee'

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#15 posted 04-10-2009 11:50 PM

nice work,,i enjoy your talent

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