Sunday 21 February 2016

Chip carved picture frames

Three basswood picture frames done for family members of our little fella.
The frames can fit 5x7 inches photograph, the outside dimension of each is 9.5'' on 11.5'':

The designs are all sketched, just waiting to be carved:

Two frames were done in exactly the same style, though both had the design drawn directly onto the wood so there are few small differences:

The third piece was done with a traditional Gothic border, all carvings are finished with a coat of light brown gel stain: