hand carved nautical nameplate

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Project by Paul Sipos posted 07-22-2012 05:44 PM 1035 views 0 times favorited 3 comments Add to Favorites Watch

Made this as a newborn birthday gift for a friend of mine. Took me about thirty hours. Made to hang on a door or wall. Used a keyhole router bit in the back. Painted surface with flat black acrylic paint, then lightly sanded, then painted with oil paints.

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#1 posted 07-22-2012 08:03 PM

That’s really cute, yeoldepirate! . . . nicely done! By the way, did you know that “ole sailors never die, they just get a little dinghy?”

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#2 posted 07-23-2012 11:41 AM

Thanks man.

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#3 posted 07-23-2012 07:22 PM

Nicely done! That will be remembered for quite a while.

-- Rich, Seattle, WA

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