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Project by Hermit posted 02-05-2019 01:38 AM 604 views 0 times favorited 6 comments Add to Favorites Watch

This is an AlexFoxUa pattern from Etsy.  My first paid pattern. Really enjoyed the quality of the pattern. Congrats Alex on your mention and pic in the spring edition of Scroll saw magazine. You deserve it. I enjoy the realistic patterns you offer everyone. 

The frame on mine is Mahogany. Finished with 1 coat of tung oil and 3 coats of deft rattle can lacquer. Splines were 1/4” scrap of Baltic birch. 

The cut was 1/4” Baltic Birch finished with 2 coats of clear shellac/denatured alcohol mix then 2 coats of deft rattle can lacquer.

Backer board was 1/8” Baltic Birch. Started out flat….didn’t like it then went satin black.

Blades used were Flying Dutchman 2/0 Spiral 35 TPI for around the mouth and the rest was Olsen Skip Tooth 2/0 28 tooth per inch. 

This is a gift for my sister who rescues and preps cats for adoption. 

-- I'm like the farmer's duck. If it don't rain, I'll walk.

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#1 posted 02-05-2019 03:00 PM

Great looking cat. Nice work.

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#2 posted 02-05-2019 03:33 PM

Very well scrolled and finished. Great job!

-- “We all die. The goal isn't to live forever; the goal is to create something that will.” - Chuck Palahniuk

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#3 posted 02-06-2019 05:10 AM

Tremendous amount of detail. Good job !!! Mel

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#4 posted 02-06-2019 01:26 PM

Great job.must have taken almost forever

-- Bill in Mich

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#5 posted 02-06-2019 05:04 PM

-- Ganchik Sasha. Life is not a draft, tomorrow you will not redo......

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#6 posted 02-09-2019 10:50 AM

That cat looks like it’s ready to pounce….. top job sir!!

-- Lifes good, Enjoy each new day...... Cheers from "On Top DownUnder" Crowie

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