Woodworking seems to have helped me be better organized .. or maybe just it made me have OCD? Anyway, this was a fun little project.
I poked around the internet to find information on how to make a picture frame with hand tools. So except for some information that Shannon Roger provided in his Hand Tool School, I wasn’t really able to find anything. Everyone seems to be making frame with powered routers. Que post.
Here’s the final product with Boiled Linseed Oil finish.
After (with better lighting):
I followed this procedure:
Refinish a Saw Tote
I varied slightly from this procedure by using wet dry 400 grit sand paper with the BLO. I haven’t put shellac on yet, but will post when I get the whole saw put back together.