Desk Cross

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Project by jerrells posted 10-19-2011 11:20 PM 1603 views 2 times favorited 6 comments Add to Favorites Watch
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This pattern was originally intended to be a tree ornament. However, in this case I scaled the pattern up to make a desk cross. It stands about 7 inches tall. The cross fits into the base via a mortis and tendon. The top is maple it is finished with mineral oil and shellac as a top coat.

Thanks for looking.

-- Just learning the craft my Lord and Savior Jesus Christ practiced.

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#1 posted 10-20-2011 12:21 AM

I do like this desk ornament. Outstanding work. How thick is it? It is beautiful.

-- Measure twice, cut once, and hope for the best.

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#2 posted 10-20-2011 12:22 AM

It is 1/2 inch thick

-- Just learning the craft my Lord and Savior Jesus Christ practiced.

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Jim Jakosh

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#3 posted 10-20-2011 12:51 AM

Very nice work!

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

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Sheila Landry (scrollgirl)

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#4 posted 10-20-2011 01:02 AM

It looks beautiful, Jerrell! I really like it a lot as a desk cross. Nice job! :)


-- Designer/Artist/Teacher. Owner of Sheila Landry Designs ( Scroll saw, wood working and painting patterns and surfaces. "Knowledge is Power"

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#5 posted 10-20-2011 05:19 AM

That looks great

-- Greg S.E. Ga.

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#6 posted 10-20-2011 01:11 PM

Very nice clean job. Perfect present for Christmas.

-- Ed "Real happiness is one that you share."

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