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Cedar Picture Frame

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   Looking for a small item that will make your house pop with both color and a conversation piece? The Cedar Picture Frame is your answer! Built from a hardy Cedar Tree, this frame will last for centuries to come. This piece will add an old time rustic western appeal to your home, while showing off your priceless family photos as well. This frame is based on a 4" x 6" photo, but depending on the size diameter of the cedar trunk, determines what size photo you can put on the frame. All in all, excluding dry time, you can make approximately 10 of these Cedar Picture Frames in under 2 hours!

Tools Required:
     Chain Saw
     Pressure Washer
     Finishing Sander
     60 Grit Sanding Paper
     Drill
     1/8" Drill Bit 
     90 Degree Grinder with Sanding Disc
     Lineman's Pliers
     Needle Nose Pliers
     Hammer
     Paint Brush
     Flat Head Screwdriver
     Safety Glasses
     Gloves

Materials Required:
     (1) Cedar Tree
     (1) Roll of Rusty Barbed Wire
     (8) Finishing Nails
     (1) Roll of 1/4" Leather ( or similar size )
     (1) Roll of Fencing Wire
     (1) Quart of Polyurethane Clear Gloss Varnish
     (1) Can of Gloss Protective Enamel Spray Paint

DISCLAIMER:
I cannot be held liable or responsible for any accidents involved in making the described Cedar Picture Frame. All persons assume the risk of injury or death when working with power tools, especially when using the chain saw to cut down a cedar tree. When using any type of tool, it is recommended to wear safety glasses and gloves to protect yourself from potential harm. Also, never directly or indirectly inhale the vapor fumes from either the spray paint or varnish for extended periods of time.
 
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