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Project by DennisMitchell posted 09-18-2020 03:54 AM 545 views 0 times favorited 6 comments Add to Favorites Watch

Originally, this was a throw together frame for a chalk board. I used it as a menu at a farmers market. So it has been tossed around the back of a truck. Sent flying in heavy winds, more than once. Then one slow day I started in carving. I added the fir cap, top and bottom. Then glazed it. Someday soon I’ll be painting a picture to put in it.





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recycle1943

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#1 posted 09-18-2020 10:54 AM

I like it – turned a blah into a WOW

-- Dick, Malvern Ohio - my biggest fear is that when I die, my wife sells my toys for what I told her I paid for them

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Jim Jakosh

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#2 posted 09-18-2020 10:58 AM

Nice work on that frame to save it. It is now a keeper and no longer to rid in the back of the truck!!

Cheers, Jim

-- Jim Jakosh.....Practical Wood Products...........Learn something new every day!! Variety is the Spice of Life!!

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#3 posted 09-18-2020 02:47 PM

That is some really nice carving, looks pretty good.

-- "I am a firm believer in the people. If given the truth, they can be depended upon to meet any national crisis. The point is to bring them the real facts." - Abraham Lincoln

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#4 posted 09-18-2020 04:57 PM

The best projects have a story to share. Nice!

-- Steve - Impatience is Expensive

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#5 posted 09-18-2020 05:51 PM

Yes, Steve. Without stories we are just factory workers.

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#6 posted 09-20-2020 02:37 AM

I like the carving and the proportions of the frame. Well done.

-- Galootish log blog, http://www.timberframe-tools.com

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