Dressing Up the Shop a Bit
A Cross-Stitch Frame

Frames for Paintings

This year my wife has received two nice paintings created by a talented friend of hers, but she has needed frames for them. So I dug out some red oak from the scrap bin and set to work...

Cutting out the parts and cutting miters on the ends:

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Routing decorative profiles on the edges...

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Gluing up the parts:

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Cutting in some splines at the corners to reinforce the joint strength:


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Staining and finishing:
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