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    Don't post a lot, but do look around often. Had this pattern laying around for a while and have forgotten where I found it, but finally got it cut and framed. Thinking about recutting with wood that is not so wild grained (maybe BB instead of oak). Thanks for looking.

    Don
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  • #2
    Hi Teacher, like the cuttings very much, the subject matter is great. I think a lighter
    would enhance the cuttings a lot. Very good. Thanks for showing.

    JerryS

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    • #3
      Great cutting teach,
      i think a less grained wood like bb would definetly enhance the pic,
      not doing much
      and busy doing it


      having fun making sawdust.


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      • #4
        Nice job. I agree about the wood choice due to the grain.
        "Still Montana Mike"

        "Don't worry about old age--it doesn't last that long."
        Mike's Wood-n-Things LLC

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        • #5
          I would say, in my humble opinion, is that in this particular piece, the wood grain looks pretty cool.

          But I stick with BBply for portaiture.

          Beautiful piece by the way...!!! Very deep...
          Jim

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          • #6
            Cool picture! I rather like the grain, looks like a sand storm. I was wondering if a bright background (like bright red) possibly would make it stand out more.

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            • #7
              Hi Don, I usually use a maple or birch for wood with portraits but for this pattern I rather like the heavy grain. Thanks for sharing. Steve
              If This HillBilly Can't Fix it Then it Ain't Broke!!!
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              • #8
                Incredible detail. Very talented work.

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                • #9
                  Beautiful job Teacher.
                  Linda

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                  • #10
                    I recon that a dramatic subject calls for a dramatic grain...

                    But that's just my humble opinion

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