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Flag applique made from strips of wood.
BOYS' LIFE Jul 1993 (v.83#7) pg. 82

Horse-shaped wall plaque resembles a child's antique riding toy.
CANADIAN WORKSHOP Nov 1992 (v.16#2) pg. 38, 46

Goin' Home. 1944 street scene from Bury St.Edmund, England, to carve in relief.
CHIP CHATS Mar-Apr 1991 (v.38#2) pg. 74, 112

Carved relief features the winetasting gnome "Zwerg" holding a wine glass while standing on top of a barrel.
CHIP CHATS Jul-Aug 1991 (v.38#4) pg. 32

Relief carving of the entrance to Abbey Gardens, Bury St.Edmunds, England.
CHIP CHATS Mar-Apr 1992 (v.39#2) pg. 87, 120

Rhyme Time wall plaque (11"x25") features 27 nursery rhyme characters incised (carved) into the wood.
CHIP CHATS Sep-Oct 1994 (v.41#5) pg. 64

Paint the Priscilla way. Part 16. Paint a bunny design plaque. Using the floating technique with acrylic paints to decorate a 36" wood fence picket.
CRAFTS Apr 1994 (v.17#4) pg. 28, 43

Six fabric hearts in various patterns are fused to a wooden board (8"x11") to create a simple wall plaque.
CRAFTS Aug 1994 (v.17#8) pg. 24, 45

Patchwork quilt in wood. Wooden blocks painted in Amish colors are assembled in patterns that resemble Amish quilts. The blocks are mounted on black matboard for use as a wall accent.
CRAFTS Feb 1996 (v.19#2) pg. 68, 43

Painted fruit plaques in three styles (pear, apple and plum).
CRAFTS May 1996 (v.19#5) pg. 64, 41

Apple-licious home decor. (1) "Have a Delicious Day" apple plaque is stenciled with a checkerboard and vine background. A trio of apples, made from microwaveable plaster, are glued on the plaque. Cinnamon stick stems and fabric bows accent each apple. (2) Apple switchplate covers for both single and double switches are cut to shape from wood and painted. (3) Wooden drawer knobs are painted to resemble apples.
CRAFTS Sep 1996 (v.19#9) pg. 72, 51

Wooden plaque (11"x15") is painted with "Delicious" and three apples against a checkered background.
CRAFTS Sep 1997 (v.20#9) pg. 88, 55

All-American angel plaque. Wooden wings are painted with stars and stripes. Wooden disk is painted with a face and topped with Spanish moss for hair and a crown of stars.
CRAFTS Jun-Jul 1999 (v.22#5) pg. 24, Insert

Williamsburg door plaque is painted with a cluster of apples, berries, pinecones, statice and lotus pods against a ring of magnolia leaves.
DECORATIVE ARTIST'S WORKBOOK Jan-Feb 1991 (v.18#1) pg. 54, 37

Sun, moon and star designs are painted on wooden cutouts for use as wall plaques or decorative accents.
DECORATIVE ARTIST'S WORKBOOK Jul-Aug 1994 (v.21#4) pg. 18, Insert

"Sunluv Seed Co." plaque features a vegetable medley motif that includes cabbage, scallions, carrots and turnips. Full-sized pattern furnished.
DECORATIVE ARTIST'S WORKBOOK May-Jun 1995 (v.22#3) pg. 50, 37

Spring Romance plaque with a wire hanger is painted with a picture of a turn-of-the-century courting couple in a pastoral setting.
DECORATIVE ARTIST'S WORKBOOK Mar-Apr 1997 (v.24#2) pg. 68, 37

Wooden plaque with brass hooks is painted with "Gardening Gadgets" and a motif of a straw hat, garden gloves, trowel, cultivator and seed packet. Includes special tips for painting lettering.
DECORATIVE ARTIST'S WORKBOOK Jul-Aug 1998 (v.25#4) pg. 28, Insert

Southwestern wall plaque is a wooden reproduction of a steer's skull and horns that have bleached in the sun.
POPULAR WOODWORKING #67 Jul 1992 (v.12#1) pg. 42, Insert

Chip carving a wooden plaque featuring a two-headed eagle design (the national symbol of reborn Russia).
POPULAR WOODWORKING #79 Jul 1994 (v.14#1) pg. 66, 39 (Insert)
Added Info POPULAR WOODWORKING #81 Nov 1994 (v.14#3) pg. 6

Union Jack. A wooden plaque painted with globe mallow plant and a Union Jack butterfly.
TOLE WORLD #124 Sep-Oct 1993 (v.17#5) pg. 52

Betsy Ross Quilt Block wooden plaque (11"x11"). Four bands around the outside are painted to resemble eight fabrics. The four-block center is topped with a heart painted in a stars-and-stripes motif.
TOLE WORLD #129 Jul-Aug 1994 (v.18#4) pg. 18

Safari-sunset wall plaque. Flawed wood is converted into a mother and child giraffe which are combined with a cloud and sun to form this unique plaque. The imperfections in the wood simulate the spots on the giraffe.
WEEKEND WOODWORKING (PROJECTS) #10 Jul 1989 (v.2#4) pg. 16
Added Info WEEKEND WOODWORKING (PROJECTS) #12 Nov 1989 (v.2#6) pg. 29

Country quilt design (16"x16") is made from 240 small pieces of wood in less than 30 minutes using the jigs described.
WEEKEND WOODWORKING (PROJECTS) #11 Sep 1989 (v.2#5) pg. 6

Cypress-tree mirror. A thick piece of wood (10"x12"x2") is scroll-sawn to create the image of an old cypress tree. The tree is further enhanced with simple carving techniques. When finished, the plaque is backed with a mirror.
WEEKEND WOODWORKING (PROJECTS) #13 Jan 1990 (v.3#1) pg. 22
Added Info WEEKEND WOODWORKING (PROJECTS) #16 Jul 1990 (v.3#4) pg. 30

Canvasback drake and hen are carved in profile on a wall plaque (5"x15").
WOOD MAGAZINE #40 Jan 1991 (v.8#1) pg. 34

Ride the Wind intarsia plaque. Maple and walnut cutouts are shaped to form a hot air balloon which is mounted on a background of cherry.
WOOD MAGAZINE #41 Feb 1991 (v.8#2) pg. 64

Trains, planes and automobiles. Three scroll saw patterns to make plaques with silhouettes of a biplane, a 1926 Packard car and a 19th century locomotive.
WOOD MAGAZINE #42 Apr 1991 (v.8#3) pg. 80

Wooden intarsia. Step-by-step instructions and pattern for Cat on a Limb plaque.
WOOD MAGAZINE #44 Aug 1991 (v.8#5) pg. 28

Wall-hung decoration features replicas of old toys (wagon, bear, blocks and ball) that sit on top of a semicircular shelf painted with the phrase "Old Toys".
WOOD MAGAZINE #45 Sep 1991 (v.8#6) pg. 78

Grand Old Flag, cut with a scroll saw. Seven raised stripes and a blue field with single star cutout are all mounted against a white background.
WOOD MAGAZINE #49 Jan 1992 (v.9#1) pg. 64
Added Info WOOD MAGAZINE #55 Oct 1992 (v.9#7) pg. 10

Old-world windmill plaque to scroll saw.
WOOD MAGAZINE #55 Oct 1992 (v.9#7) pg. 66

Holiday horn of plenty in carved intarsia. Fruits, cornicopia and basket shapes on the plaque are painted after carving.
WOOD MAGAZINE #56 Nov 1992 (v.9#8) pg. 40

Cozy Fireplace wall plaque to scroll saw.
WOOD MAGAZINE #59 Feb 1993 (v.10#2) pg. 28

Snowman plaque is made from three different woods selected by color.
WOOD MAGAZINE #75 Dec 1994 (v.11#9) pg. 72, Insert

Cowboy boot plaque (16"x18") is based on the multi-colored "wood-inlay relief" work of Wolf Moller.
WOOD MAGAZINE #93 Dec 1996 (v.13#9) pg. 36

Chickadee intarsia plaque. Oval mahogany plaque with coved edge is the background for a chickadee on a branch with pine cones. Cherry, maple, walnut and oak are used for the bird, branch and cones.
WOOD MAGAZINE #101 Dec 1997 (v.14#8) pg. 92

Patriot's plaque. A wooden intarsia of an American flag flapping in the breeze is scrollsawn from Baltic birch plywood.
WOOD MAGAZINE #139 Feb 2002 (v.19#1) pg. 74, Insert

Stripping down. How to make Stephen Hogbin-type plaques. Circles are turned in the center of a plank, the plank is cut into strips, and the strips are manipulated into various unique designs.
WOODTURNING #77 Jul 1999 pg. 13

Decorative use of lumber off cuts containing knots is to assemble them into a wooden plaque.
WOODWORKER Feb 1991 (v.95#2) pg. 187

Toucan-on-a-branch. This intarsia and paint project uses three different woods.
WOODWORKER'S JOURNAL Jan-Feb 1992 (v.16#1) pg. 66

Humpback whale intarsia plaque.
WOODWORKER'S JOURNAL May-Jun 1993 (v.17#3) pg. 38

American eagle intarsia plaque.
WOODWORKER'S JOURNAL Sep-Oct 1993 (v.17#5) pg. 27

Spring bouquet wall plaque is cut from pine, textured and shaped with carving tools or power carvers, and then painted with bright colors.
WOODWORKER'S JOURNAL Mar-Apr 1994 (v.18#2) pg. 42

Bad puppy. Wooden wall plaque features a puppy dog chewing on a slipper.
WOODWORKER'S JOURNAL May-Jun 1994 (v.18#3) pg. 52

Intarsia trout. Wall plaque in the shape of trout is made from three different woods.
WOODWORKER'S JOURNAL Sep-Oct 1994 (v.18#5) pg. 60

Winter sleigh scene. Wall plaque features a scroll-sawn scene of a horse-drawn sleigh, snow-covered mountains, cabin and bare tree against a background of irregularly-shaped walnut.
WOODWORKER'S JOURNAL Nov-Dec 1994 (v.18#6) pg. 41

Build a flag for the fourth. A wooden plaque (25"x36") is shaped and painted to represent an American flag waving in the breeze.
WORKBENCH Jun-Jul 1991 (v.47#3) pg. 36