LumberJocks

Starting to get heavily into scroll sawing.

  • Advertise with us
Project by thechipcarver posted 08-21-2020 03:26 PM 514 views 0 times favorited 6 comments Add to Favorites Watch

Loving the scroll saw. All these pictures are not my patterns, but I did cut them out. Trying to work on creating my own patterns. But for right now, I’m concentrating on cutting. All these pictures are cut from 1/8” thick Baltic Burch plywood. Thanks for looking.

-- While teaching a class, a gentlemen once asked me: "When chip carving an intricate design, what do you do when you are almost finished and the wood breaks off?" I replied "Cover the kids ears."





6 comments so far

View Ivan's profile

Ivan

16518 posts in 3836 days


#1 posted 08-21-2020 05:15 PM

...some of my favourite movie characters….Fredy especialy!!

-- Ivan, Croatia, Wooddicted

View ralbuck's profile

ralbuck

6640 posts in 3235 days


#2 posted 08-21-2020 06:17 PM

Nice work.

-- Wood rescue is good for the environment and me! just rjR

View Phil32's profile

Phil32

1240 posts in 872 days


#3 posted 08-21-2020 07:26 PM

To make your own patterns you might experiment with using a mezzo filter on desired photos.

-- Phil Allin - There are mountain climbers and people who talk about climbing mountains. The climbers have "selfies" at the summit!

View PaulDoug's profile

PaulDoug

2439 posts in 2672 days


#4 posted 08-21-2020 09:43 PM

Very well done scrolling.. I have never mastered the pattern making. But, I have not spent a lot of time trying. There are some great tutorial over on Scrollsawvillage.com on using Gimp and Inkscape. That is what most seem to use. Both are free software.

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

View mel52's profile

mel52

1841 posts in 1233 days


#5 posted 08-22-2020 06:16 AM

Good looking projects. You seem to know your way around a scroll saw. Good job. Mel

-- MEL, Kansas

View ohwoodeye's profile

ohwoodeye

2558 posts in 4122 days


#6 posted 08-25-2020 09:34 PM

I’m not a comic fan yet I am very drawn to the Hulk cutting for some reason.
Now I am a friend of Freddie so naturally that one is super cool to me.
Well done.

-- "Fine Woodworking" is the name given to a project that takes 3 times longer than normal to finish because you used hand tools instead of power tools. ----Mike, Waukesha, WI

Have your say...

You must be signed in to post the comments.

DISCLAIMER: Any posts on LJ are posted by individuals acting in their own right and do not necessarily reflect the views of LJ. LJ will not be held liable for the actions of any user.

Latest Projects | Latest Blog Entries | Latest Forum Topics

HomeRefurbers.com