Bottle Cap Catchers w/ Ink Transfer

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Project by 7Footer posted 08-04-2015 04:34 PM 3904 views 8 times favorited 5 comments Add to Favorites Watch

These were gifts for my groomsmen in my wedding. They are made of 4/4 solid cherry, I resawed some on my bandsaw to make the catches. All of them are a little bit different but they are roughly 18” tall and 6” wide.

The finish is one coat of General Finishes Seal-A-Cell, followed by several coats of shellac/BLO/DNA and a couple coats of a homemade wax mixture.

I love the way the ink transfers turned out. The cherry took the ink very well.

The idea for these came from this picture, I found it on Etsy but cannot remember the username.

Thanks for looking!


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#1 posted 08-04-2015 04:38 PM

They came out stunning. Great work 7!

-- ~Tony

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#2 posted 08-04-2015 04:42 PM

Really nice work. Great design.

-- Nature created it, I just assemble it.

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#3 posted 08-04-2015 11:31 PM

These turned out really well—I’m sure your groomsmen will get a lot of good use out of them!

-- Dean -- "Don't give up the ship -- fight her 'till she sinks!" Capt James Lawrence USN

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#4 posted 08-05-2015 04:38 PM

Great gifts!

-- Do not follow where the path may lead. Go instead where there is no path and leave a trail. ~Ralph Waldo Emerson~

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#5 posted 01-31-2019 04:04 PM

Kewl design, I love em all

-- Wood and Glass they kick (well you know) Have a great day - Dug

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