English Picture Frame

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Blog series by Guy Dunlap updated 11-12-2014 11:44 PM 2 parts 3872 reads 13 comments total

Part 1: English Picture Frame - Part 1

10-20-2014 12:00 AM by Guy Dunlap | 7 comments »

In the first video of a two part project video, I start by milling the lumber for the frame. Then I start to make some of the moldings for the frame on the router table. After that, I start on the “field” of the frame, and start to cut out for the inlays that will go into it. I finish this part by gluing up the field of the frame. As I always, I welcome your questions and comments!

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Part 2: English Picture Frame - Part 2

11-12-2014 11:44 PM by Guy Dunlap | 6 comments »

I start this video finishing the grooves for the inlay. The inlay is installed, and then I show how I make the final piece of molding. Then it’s on to the finish. I start by “aging” the frame with potassium dichromate, and then follow up with BLO, shellac and wax. I had a lot of fun making this project! As always, your comments and questions are welcome. Thanks for watching!

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