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    opinions welcome, sorry about the picture quality.




    Last edited by CraftyNYScroller; 11-26-2006, 08:41 AM.
    Newfield, New York Scroller
    Dewalt 788 & Dremel 1800
    http://www.CraftyNYScrolling.com

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    Newfield, New York Scroller
    Dewalt 788 & Dremel 1800
    http://www.CraftyNYScrolling.com

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    • #3
      Very nice work!! I especially like the saws. I find myself drawn to unusual shapes rather than the conventional rectangle. Keep up the good work and thanks for sharing.
      Mike

      Craftsman 16" VS, Puros Indios and Sam Adams!
      Scrollin' since Jun/2006

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      http://scrollcrafters.com (reciprocal links welcomed)

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      • #4
        I second what Mike said. Someday I'm going to have to expand my horizons. What is the size of the heart with the doves? What kind of wood did you use for the saws and heart?
        Mike

        Making sawdust with a Dremel 1680.
        www.picturetrail.com/naturephotos

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        • #5
          I really like the doves in the heart, The grain of the wood works so well in that piece. Great job on the symmetry of cutting too.
          CAЯL HIRD-RUTTEЯ
          "proud member of the best scroll sawing forum on the net."
          Ryobi SC180VS scroll saw EX21

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          • #6
            sawdustus of hiawatha

            Very nice scrolling. Good detail without making the bridges weak. Keep up the fine quality of your craftmansship.
            A suggestion or two about improving the quality of your pictures.
            a. Use a white background rather than the dark sofa or chair. This
            make for better contrast with the darker wood. Two large pieces
            of paper work for me. One on the back and one on the seat.
            b. If you are going to use a flash, stand slightly to one side. That
            way the reflection angle of the flash will not be straight back at
            the camera. This tip also works when photographing anything
            that is behind glass or acrylic.
            A day without sawdust is a day without sunshine.
            George

            delta 650, hawk G426

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            • #7
              Nice work man !
              i too am particularly fond of the heart .....nice and clean. I am not consistent enough yet to achieve that kind of symmetry The saw patterns are nice as well .....I want to do one of those some day. I saw one with a bass fisherman on it that I would like to try
              Thanx for sharing
              ...~Robert~
              DW788 and Hawk 226

              " Please let me grow to be the man my dog thinks I am "

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              • #8
                Nice looking work. That heart struck me as my favorite of what youve shown. I will have to look for that pattern. I recall seeing it in the past and now that I've seen it in wood I really do like it. Dale
                Dale w/ yella saws

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                • #9
                  CraftyNY,
                  Nice work I also lean towards the unusual.
                  As a curiosity what do you charge for your ornaments?
                  I have been living in the basement for a couple of weeks now preparing for my once a year Christmas fair. I will post pictures this week.
                  Rolf
                  RBI G4 26 Hawk, EX 16 with Pegas clamps, Nova 1624 DVR XP
                  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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                  • #10
                    Very nice work Crafty. Add me to the list of folks who really like the doves.
                    Kevin
                    Scrollsaw Patterns Online
                    Making holes in wood with an EX-30, Craftsman 16" VS, Dremel 1680 and 1671

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                    • #11
                      WOW, very nice all of them. Evie

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                      • #12
                        Originally posted by Rolf
                        CraftyNY,
                        Nice work I also lean towards the unusual.
                        As a curiosity what do you charge for your ornaments?
                        I have been living in the basement for a couple of weeks now preparing for my once a year Christmas fair. I will post pictures this week.
                        usually 5-15 depends on the thickness and time.
                        Newfield, New York Scroller
                        Dewalt 788 & Dremel 1800
                        http://www.CraftyNYScrolling.com

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                        • #13
                          Ok since it was so popular I will Give up the location of dove's & Heart

                          Berry basket - it was in one of there cd collections... It is my favorite also and one of my first cuttings on a 16" craftman scroll saw.

                          Thanks for the warm comments and suggestions.

                          Crfty
                          Newfield, New York Scroller
                          Dewalt 788 & Dremel 1800
                          http://www.CraftyNYScrolling.com

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                          • #14
                            Wish weekends were all week...

                            Here are a couple i finished this weekend
                            took advice on the photo taking.

                            Images deleted due to potential virus contamination
                            Newfield, New York Scroller
                            Dewalt 788 & Dremel 1800
                            http://www.CraftyNYScrolling.com

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                            • #15
                              Originally posted by Minnesota scroller
                              I second what Mike said. Someday I'm going to have to expand my horizons. What is the size of the heart with the doves? What kind of wood did you use for the saws and heart?
                              about 14" x 10"
                              heart is oak
                              saws Maple, oak, walnut plugs
                              Newfield, New York Scroller
                              Dewalt 788 & Dremel 1800
                              http://www.CraftyNYScrolling.com

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