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    Wondering how folks sign their work...sharpie, burn it, carve it, etc.? I read somewhere about someone using a custom stamp. I engraved the first couple with my Dremel, but not sure I like that method.
    Last edited by lloydf; 11-15-2011, 07:31 AM.
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    I don't get too creative. My signature is simply my initials and the year, usually written with a sharpie. Sometimes, depending on the wood, I use a paint pen or even a very tiny artist brush.
    Homer : "Oh, and how is education supposed to make me feel smarter. Besides, every time I learn something new, it pushes some old stuff out of my brain."

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    • #3
      I apply one coat of finish to my project. I sign it with a Parker Roller Ball pen. I sign "Mick" with the year under. Then apply more coats of finish. Signing bare wood, it tends to bleed. I sign on the front unless it is a portrait of a person, then I sign the back.
      Mick, - Delta P-20

      A smile is a small curve that straightens everything out.

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      • #4
        I have found that a marker can be absorbed intot he wood and it looks really bad. I like Mr. Walker use a roller pen and it does well. Like the others I to don't get very elabrate with the signature. Short and sweet...... and always the year.... tiime is fleeting...

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        • #5
          I had a stamp made wth the following;

          Produced with Pride
          by Mike

          FD Mike
          SD Mike

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          • #6
            I use a very fine tip on my Colwood wood burner first name and date.\
            Woodburning Tools and Personalized Gifts by Colwood
            Rolf
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            Philosophy "I don't know that I can't, therefore I can"
            Proud Member of the Long Island Woodworkers Club
            And the Long Island Scrollsaw Association

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            • #7
              I usually sign with pen and then varnish over it.... just name and year

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              • #8
                Used an art pen, tip destroyed after about 60 pieces, signature, month & year, wood, location, and number. Seemed to increase sales about 30%.
                Got Moose?

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                • #9
                  I put my initials and the year on the back with a sharpie. If the project is large enough I attach a scaled down version of my business card too. That is attached with M-77 spray.
                  Scott
                  Creator of fine designer sawdust.

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                  • #10
                    I incize my logo, (that I've had since 1989) on the back with profile specific carving tools...It takes all of a minute.
                    trademark example x01.jpg
                    ..this is the back of the piece...
                    Jim

                    The limits of the imagination are imaginary.
                    No task is too tedious for Art.
                    Rock and Scroll

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                    • #11
                      Signing Projects

                      If you look in the lower right at the star, I put my initials in the star. I also have a logo on a sticky I place on the bottom of my schwibbogens.
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                      Chase---Cleverly Disguised As A Responsible Adult.

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                      • #12
                        Beautiful Schwibbogen Chase...!!!!
                        Clever way to incorporate your initials ....
                        Jim

                        The limits of the imagination are imaginary.
                        No task is too tedious for Art.
                        Rock and Scroll

                        My Gallery

                        My Website
                        Featherwood Woodcrafts

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                        • #13
                          I always woodburn my name (perk) with the year on each piece. Some, I put a label on the back with Scrollsaw Artist- phone # along with name. You can do just about whatever you want. I prefer to have it permanent.
                          PERK

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