Oak Picture Frames from pallet wood

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Project by Jeff posted 10-27-2014 08:21 PM 2921 views 4 times favorited 4 comments Add to Favorites Watch

Continuing my work with pallet wood like my last project, this time I found some of the pallets were oak. So, I decided to build something a little nicer with the oak. Looking through the April/May issue of Woodcraft magazine, (VOL.10/NO.58), I found these great looking 5×7 picture frames in an article by Marlen Kemmet. After I ran the boards through the planer I was able to make these 2 picture frames. I really like the walnut buttons. I think these will make great Christmas gifts.

-- "...building is far more gratifying that consuming" - Chris Schwarz

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#1 posted 10-28-2014 04:07 AM

They turned out nicely! I want to make a set for myself.

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#2 posted 10-28-2014 02:24 PM

Very attractive frame!

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#3 posted 10-28-2014 02:40 PM

Nice looking frames.

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#4 posted 10-28-2014 11:05 PM

Great job on the frames.

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