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Retro Crescent Moon - Modern String Art Tablet

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Retro Crescent Moon - Modern String Art Tablet

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  • Handmade item
  • Materials: wood, nails, string
  • Favorited by: 14 people
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From Ben Lomond, CA
Returns and exchanges accepted
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I think this may be my favorite! I've been really interested in string art lately, and I thought patterns on wooden tablets with bring a modern twist to them. This shape is called a Cardioid, and has been strung by hand. Though I named it Crescent moon, because that's totally what I see! To make my designs, I meticulously string onto the nails over and over and again until I'm happy with the outcome. This one took a while, but I finally got it to be exactly as I imagined.

This one is a double pattern, Meaning there are TWICE as many nails as my other cardioid design. This makes for a much more detailed design!
The wood has been hand cut and sanded, and the edges have been sanded in a way to give it almost a bevelled look. The tablet is 9.5 inches square, with a sawtooth hanger on the backside.

I am open to custom orders as well, simply include your stain and string choices in "notes to seller" upon checkout. Choices can be seen in photo 2 & 3.

Consider purchasing a set to create a larger installation on your walls.

Thanks for shopping 9 Red!


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Refunds and exchanges shouldn't be a problem, if you don't like it just send it back in it's original condition, and I'll either refund your money or you can exchange it for something.

Shipping policies

I have decided to always ship USPS, to support our postal system, when possible. Preferably Flat Rate priority mail, as it arrives quickly and safely. My rates reflect the current USPS flat rate prices.

And for you domestic shippers (US) - I have a coupon code for free shipping if you spend $50, great deal right? Just enter FREESHIP50 at check out.

International shipments: My shipping price for international is the QUOTE calculated by Etsy and I will need to double check the cost to your location, and adjust your total accordingly. Thanks for understanding!

Additional policies

I love custom orders, please just ask!

Here is my blog, where you can get to know me and see what i'm up to, I'd love to hear what you're doing too. I post a lot of my projects, experiments, things I love as well as plenty of tutorials for you to try at home too.


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