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Old 07-02-2009, 10:37 PM   #1
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HELLO TO ALL. Can anyone give me ideas on how to use a photo as a pattern. I want to use a portrait of my son . Thanks . Ken
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Hi Ken
Welcome to the friendliest forum on the net. You picked the right place to ask questions about scroll sawing.
Sounds like you are interested in cutting a portrait. If you are want to design your own pattern, you can draw it freehand or use software. There are several programs that you can use like Photoshop, Coyote, and Gimp. Take a look here for info on doing your own designs: Scroll Saw Design Tutorials - Scroll Saw Woodworking & Crafts Message Board

We also have a number of terrific designers here who love to do patterns for forum members. Feel free to upload your photo (be sure to size it no bigger than 780x780).

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welcome ken fremmed is one of the best for making patterns there are some of the best pattern makers on this site
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