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Desktop Cradle my Dad made!

Discussion in 'Android Lounge' started by Danariel, Aug 16, 2010.

  1. Danariel

    Danariel Lurker
    Thread Starter

    Hey, all! Just wanted to brag on my Dad a bit. I had an idea for a desktop dock with some embellishments, and being a Graphic Designer, I drew him out a pattern. He's taken hardwoods (most are Maple, one is Yellowwood, one is Walnut, and the others are Cherry) and cut them out using a scrollsaw, then filled in the parts he cut out with epoxy mixed with different colored paint. He made 3 for me, and liked them so much that he's made several more (smaller ones) for extended family. He's making 2 more for my sister and her husband with different designs (by me.)

    First, a pic of my Incredible in it. Pretty sure it'll hold up to a Droid X in size, my Incredible is in the Innocase Surface II.
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    Next, the three he made for me:
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    The faces:
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    This one is made from Yellowwood:
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    and my Butterfly with a Name Plate he made me a couple of years ago, color match:
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    The ones he made for family:
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    Face of the Butterfly:
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    Another style, sized for my Mom's Razr:
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    Dad and I make a great team!
     


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  2. all43

    all43 Member

    They are amazing!
     
  3. Danariel

    Danariel Lurker
    Thread Starter

    He loves scrollsaw work, and has been making stuff for years. His intricate large clocks and 23rd Psalm are phenomenal.
     
  4. J03

    J03 Android Enthusiast

    They look good tho I would avoid posting your full name to a web forum.
     
  5. TheSultan

    TheSultan Android Expert

    yeah, cause i'm facebook stalking her now!
     
  6. MrX8503

    MrX8503 Android Enthusiast

    Wow thats crazy good. You have so many....uh ship one to me. lol
     
  7. Creeping your facebook now Tiffany Stockert. lol
     
  8. AH1z

    AH1z Newbie

    Thats some rely nice work! +1 thanks
     
  9. Danariel

    Danariel Lurker
    Thread Starter

    Yeah, a while back he and Mom did the craft show circuit. He even took a class on selling stuff on eBay, but I guess it was either too technical for him, or it never panned out. He has a website I made him (probably 10 years ago) with more of his stuff:
    Wood Designs - Imagination in Wood

    And you stalker guys are creepy... :p
     
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