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kitchen clock, wine bottle, wine art clock, green, wine bottles, custom clock
Kitchen Wall Clock
Completed another wall clock. This is a rather large clock measuring almost 12 inches in diameter.  The background is holly green, the main digits are [...]
Custom plaque, hand crafted, hand engraved, hand painted
Video of attempted 3D effects
Uploaded a video demonstrating the effects I worked into a custom engraved gamer tag plaque.
walnut circle, round plaque, weather station, clock mount
Circle Plaques
I recently had an order from Ambient Weather LLC where circular walnut plaques were required. I have been making a variety of products for Ambient.  This [...]
custom plaques, state cutouts, wood burning, detailed cutout
Tri-State Cut Out
I recently completed several of these plaques. Dimensions 18″ wide by 13″ high 1/2″ plywood The price on this was $40.00 plus $15.00 for [...]
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What is furniture grade plywood?
For a lot of my projects I use and recommend furniture grade baltic birch plywood.  I get asked “what is the difference?”  “Why not [...]
wall clock, custom clock, moon clock
New Wall Clocks
Recently completed projects.  Making these clocks is just trying something new, partly because I like the high gloss glaze and all you can do with it. [...]
Howling Wolf shelf, howling coyote wall shelf, southwestern design,custom wall shelf, handcrafted wall shelf
Custom Wood Design
Hello and Welcome to Arizona Custom Wood Designs. I do ALL of my own work.  Except for the photo print of the SERENITY clock flower.  I design, plan, [...]
refinishing furniture, table top refurbish, table top restoration
Under Construction
Finally decided it was time to upgrade the old website and bring it current.  It will take a bit of time, but we are still available on/through Facebook. [...]