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Re: Original Dead Men

Post by Patrick Mackle » Wed Jan 18, 2012 5:24 pm

Nice piece Larry. It looks like that frame got some sand blastin' to raise the grain. Am I right?
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Re: Original Dead Men

Post by Larry White » Thu Jan 19, 2012 10:29 am

Twill, I've always thought that men like us do sandblast
work because we can. Because we're better at it than
most. Well, it beats punching cows or digging copper.
Or soldiering. You can do it on glass, or wood, or metal,
get paid regularly...and you sort of know when to do it
and how. Like on wood frames....


That Lloyd & Magnus commission I'm working on...
Well it's comin' out real nice. I'll be postin' some
pictures of it before too long.


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Re: Original Dead Men

Post by erik winkler » Thu Jan 19, 2012 12:49 pm

Yes please Larry.
I allways like your postings and input.
Reread some of your contributions on the forum and just wanted to say thanks again.

A shame I could not say this in person this late summer...

Erik
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Re: Original Dead Men

Post by Larry White » Tue Jan 24, 2012 2:50 pm

Hold on!...now just hold on!

I don't buy reverse glass signs, I make 'em!

So I've decided to part with this original Rawson & Evans sign I have.
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Click here, for the Ebay Auction.


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Re: Original Dead Men

Post by Tony Segale » Wed Jan 25, 2012 9:46 am

You don't sell the dream of a lifetime.
and he took that golden hair and made a sweater for baby bear.
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Re: Original Dead Men

Post by Larry White » Wed Jan 25, 2012 10:30 am

...But I do!....



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Re: Original Dead Men

Post by Robare M. Novou » Wed Jan 25, 2012 6:50 pm

Gee Wiz Larry! (that's the Beav talking)

What's up with the Spring Cleaning?

It's not spring yet ya know.

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Re: Original Dead Men

Post by Dennis Davis » Wed Jan 25, 2012 8:19 pm

Rent must be due next Wednesday! A man in his right mind would not part with such treasures for a few paltry dollars...or at all!
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Re: Original Dead Men

Post by Patrick Mackle » Wed Jan 25, 2012 10:00 pm

As it's goin', Larry n' me won't have no need for such things at the slabs.
We're lighten'n our load. Am I right Larry, am I close?
Just the sun beatin' down at the slabs. It'll curl up yur ol' paint fer the wind to blow away, leaded or not, it don't matter out there.
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Re: Original Dead Men

Post by Roderick Treece » Wed Jan 25, 2012 10:25 pm

I would never had sold no Rawson & Evans to no underhanded man such as yourself had I known he would sell it on the open market to some common horse thief. A court of law will decide in my favor and return my fathers glass piece to me. You will be left with nothing but your ill health and no gold pieces which are mine as well ! That is my last offer....

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Re: Original Dead Men

Post by Larry White » Thu Jan 26, 2012 10:42 am

I tried to sell it back to you, boy.
Best make peace with your bad deeds....

Now, how many glass signs does a fella need?
HOW MANY?
I've got right around 150....most made from my own hand...
some made by some of my pelt wearin' trapper friends.

I do not know what is to become of me. I hope and pray
that I will not be slighted and compelled to go into low
company out on the slabs.

If you see my skull collection up for sale, you'll know times
are in a desperate way........

May the Great Spirit watch over you!

Aho!



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Re: Original Dead Men

Post by Larry White » Tue Feb 07, 2012 3:40 pm

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Re: Original Dead Men

Post by Anthony Bennett » Tue Feb 07, 2012 3:48 pm

Brilliant Larry.
I recall you showing the source document some months ago.

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Re: Original Dead Men

Post by Tony Segale » Tue Feb 07, 2012 4:28 pm

Blake, you shine like the door of a boar house....

here is a window I gilded in 1994...
this was my second gold leaf window, no instructions, self taught, followed the Gold Leaf Techniques manual.
Water sized the 23k, then outlined in reverse with prussian blue japans
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and he took that golden hair and made a sweater for baby bear.
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Re: Original Dead Men

Post by Tony Segale » Tue Feb 07, 2012 4:30 pm

2012, the attorney had a name change,
this time I used the mask method, 1/8" black outlines first,
water gild as the second step
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and he took that golden hair and made a sweater for baby bear.
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Re: Original Dead Men

Post by Jerry Berg » Tue Feb 07, 2012 5:20 pm

Very nice Larry! I'll be wanting to see that someday....

Tony, I like the original one you did in '94 better. Can't beat that hand lettered look. Good job!

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Re: Original Dead Men

Post by Larry White » Tue Feb 07, 2012 6:00 pm

Put the vinyl away, LeJenco!

Congratulations...you've gone from hand letterer, to vinyl slapper!


Well, here ya go. Been workin' on this for the last 3 months.
Gotta little bit of everything!

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Now what am I gonna do.....

-TBF



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Re: Original Dead Men

Post by bob gamache » Tue Feb 07, 2012 7:20 pm

Nice one Larry! I like the way the center boarder piece behind the portrait is offset to the left. Nice touch. Lots of dimension. Is that palladium leaf on the boarder with the circular patterns? Whats the size on this piece.
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Re: Original Dead Men

Post by Larry White » Tue Feb 07, 2012 8:08 pm

Thanks Bob.
This was replicated from an old antique toy catalog cover from 1896.
The frame measures 34" x 43".
The border you refer to is 18K water gild over mica etch with clear whirls.


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Re: Original Dead Men

Post by erik winkler » Wed Feb 08, 2012 1:13 am

Sit, rest and enjoy.
And think about your next project.
Realizing we are in the 2nd renaissance of the arts.
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Still in the learning phase ;-)
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Re: Original Dead Men

Post by bob gamache » Wed Feb 08, 2012 6:28 am

That's a good size piece...the 18k makes a difference, really fits the feel. The mica etch with the pattern is awesome! Hats off to you Mr. White.
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Re: Original Dead Men

Post by Larry White » Thu Feb 09, 2012 6:28 pm

Here it is a bit larger....

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-BB


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Re: Original Dead Men

Post by Tony Segale » Fri Feb 10, 2012 3:11 pm

You're only wasting time, Blake.

I see your glass piece, and raise you one 36" x 30" gilded watch.
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A total restoration. Primed, painted, gilded 23K, antiqued with tinted asphaltum, cleared.
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Time sure flies. Its already past noon.
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Re: Original Dead Men

Post by erik winkler » Sat Feb 11, 2012 1:17 am

That is a nice restauration Tony.
Realizing we are in the 2nd renaissance of the arts.
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Still in the learning phase ;-)
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Re: Original Dead Men

Post by Tony Segale » Sun Feb 12, 2012 10:49 pm

people with ropes around their neck don't always hang
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and he took that golden hair and made a sweater for baby bear.
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Re: Original Dead Men

Post by Larry White » Wed Feb 15, 2012 1:41 pm

The Dead Man slogan....

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Now a nice reverse glass sign...an accompaniment to the
Dead Man motto sign, "Endeavour to Persevere"

-Aho!



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Re: Original Dead Men

Post by bob gamache » Wed Feb 15, 2012 1:46 pm

Thats a hot one! Awesome boarder
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Re: Original Dead Men

Post by Danny Baronian » Wed Feb 15, 2012 2:04 pm

Sweet!
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Re: Original Dead Men

Post by Anthony Bennett » Wed Feb 15, 2012 2:34 pm

Well sweet.

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Re: Original Dead Men

Post by Tony Segale » Sun Feb 19, 2012 9:12 pm

The 27th Conclave is now in the history books.
Here is last year's finished project, designed by that Blake fella.
I guess mine is the only one finished at this time,
nobody else brought theirs.
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And, here is this year's piece, designed by Mr Choo Choo, almost finished.
Everybody will have to wait and see who will pop out with a finished and framed glass first.
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We had a lively time.

Time just gets away from us.
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