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Mirror frame from purpleheart – used mirror from an old hall stand, I am currently working on a sideboard to go under the mirror. Used mortise and tennon joints, decided to pin them with some old cut? nails.

-- Marge, Colorado

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#1 posted 08-26-2007 04:37 AM

nicely done. Did you make any of the furnature in the mirror?

-- bryano

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#2 posted 08-26-2007 04:37 AM

That is wounderful looking I like the look of the purple heart, I would like to try some one day, add afew more pictures so we can see more. Looking forward to seeing the sideboard that you are working on to go with it.

-- Jeff B.

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#3 posted 08-26-2007 04:46 AM

very nice. purple heart is beautiful, especially with the frame design

-- keeping myself entertained ... Humor and fun lubricate the brain

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#4 posted 08-26-2007 12:31 PM

the mirror is beautiful and it going to be even more stunning with a sideboard underneath.

-- ~ Debbie, Canada (, Young Living Wellness )

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#5 posted 08-26-2007 02:42 PM

Wow – that is beautiful!

Did you do the leaded glass work?

-- Tom, Surfside Beach, SC - Romans 8:28

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#6 posted 08-27-2007 02:51 AM

I love the subtleness of this piece Marge. A little bit of pizzazz from the wood choice and leading added. Wonderful. Thanks for sharing it with us.

-- Better to say nothing and be thought the fool... then to speak and erase all doubt!

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#7 posted 08-28-2007 03:12 AM

The lead work is part of the original mirror.

-- Marge, Colorado

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#8 posted 08-31-2007 04:15 PM

Very nicely done!

-- You can discover more about a person in an hour of play than in a year of conversation. (Plato)

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#9 posted 11-24-2008 10:26 PM

Hi Marge, this is really beautiful work. I do have a question…how do you finish your purple heart and keep it purple. Mine tends to go brown after a little while.


-- Ellen --

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