Intarsia project is article about Magazine bookmarked by gordon with ID 14073745484 was uploaded on 06-04-2019 and has been viewed 172,791 times.
Mirror Frame All of the projects that I have done for you to date have been decorative, so I thought it about time to offer a functional piece that you could use either for your home, or as a gift for someone else's.
I'm not quite sure if I have cleverly disguised this frame to appear as an intarsia piece, or this intarsia piece to appear as a frame.I'll let you decide.As an Intarsia project it is fairly straightforward.
The challenge begins when you add the mirror.Whenever a mirror is set in a complex wood frame, it can be a real pain to clean.My wife has explained this to me (in no uncertain terms), and has given me the coordinates of where I could hang any more complex framed mirrors if I ever made them.
I'll spare you the same treatment in your home by providing instructions on how to make beautiful intarsia frames that are easily removed for cleaning.Choose your woods carefully.The pattern provided makes suggestions, but feel free to use your imagination.
Your choice of woods is what gives the look and feel of your project.Transfer the pattern to the wood with one of the following methods:...