Blue Ribbon Bases
     Quality Products for Distinctive Works
92 Sylmar Road, Rising Sun, MD 21911
Tel: (410) 658-1474
2" THICK BASES offer a beautiful and dramatic edge configuration that compliments almost any piece.  We can make most of our base styles in 2" thick upon request.  To determine the price, double the price of the same base in 1" thickness. If not available to compare size. please call 410-658-1474 for price quote.

Water Resin is a clear polymer coating that reflects the latest development in a chemically reactive clear ploymer, that gives an outstanding glasslike and resistant finish to wood, plastic, paper, formica, metal, fabrices, etc. Recommended for indoor use only. Water Resin makes an excellent simulation of water or puddles, and works great in any of our Recessed Bases.
WaterResin is available in:
16 Ounces (Catalog #327-HMW-3)    $19.75
  8 Ounces (Catalog#327-1HMW-03) $12.75 NOT CURRENTLY AVAILABLE

HABITAT MEDIA available in course or fine, our habitat media is mixed with Elmers Glue and water and provides an attrative ground cover.
Coarse:  Catalog #325-HMB-1  $2.05
Fine:      Catalog #326-HMB-2  $2.05

LEAF PAPER: One of our most popular products since its discovery in 1982! Made specifically for Blue Ribbon Bases, this paper has industrial strength yet is thin, flexible and suitable for bdetail burning and painting with both oils and acyrlics. Specific instructions, "How to Make Leaves" and leaf diagrams are provided with each order. 10 Pieces(6"x6") per pack.  
Catalog #324-TLP-0606, $2.05. 

CRAFT SCISSORS: These hard edged scissors are great for cutting wire, brass & copper sheets and plastics. Catalog #070-01, $19.95

DISPLAY TURNTABLES: Battery Powered by two flash light batteries, these display turntables add motion to your displays. Rotates for weeks with balanced loads. Plastic, concealed on/off switch. Black Only.
Large:  6-1/2" x 6-1/2" x 2-3/4" High - Supports 8lbs, 3 RPM. Catalog #070-05 $28.9

CORK TABS: Cork tabs are ideal for the bottom of bases, as well as under lamps, vases, etc. to protect table tops and other surfaces from scratches.  20 pieces per package.
1/2" (Large): Catalog #322-CT-001   $2.05
1/4" (Small): Catalog #323-CT-002   $2.05
CUSTOM FREE-FORM BASES: We can make bases to your configuration in 1", 1-1/2" or 2" thick black walnut.  Please call us for a quote, or send us your pattern.  Please be sure to mark the top of your pattern as "TOP" or "Working Surface"

FREE-FORM BASES: Free-form bases using our 1", 1 1/2", & 2' thick bases require a Special Jig: Their is a time & material fee for this option. Other profiles available with out this fee .
MINI ROUNDS range in size from 2-3/4" to 4". They are lathe-turned bases in thicknesses of 1", 1-1/2" and 2". Available with a recessed or flat surface, each has a different edge (no two are exactly like). Finished with 6 to 8 coats of hand applied oil finish. Made upon request.
Size:Order Number:
2"     311-MR-02 (1" Thick)   or   #314-MR-02T (1-1/2" Thick)
3"     312-MR-03 (1" Thick)   or   #315-MR-03T (1-1/2" Thick) or #317-MR-03ET
4"    313-MR-04 (1" Thick)    or   #316-MR-04T (1-1/2" Thick) or #318-MR-04ET

Habitat Media in assorted Bases
Blue Ribbon Bases offers a full line of accessory items, and many custom services !
Our custom Decorative Pedestal Stand; for carved or mounted birds.
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Custom Award Base
Various Displays

Loon by John Strutt on 2" Thick 
Round Turntable Base
2" Thick Porkchops, Round, Nonagon and Oval
                " HARLEQUIN "
               Taxidermy Mount                               by Artistic Creations
          Bridgeport, AL. 35740
on 350-DPS Decorative Pedestal                              
             Daniel Montano
   15"x 15" x 3" BLACK LACQUER BASE
# 279-PC-1MR
          ITEM #279-PC-1MR
WATER SIMULATION; Deep water, using acrylic paint, a stiff brush, stipple Thalo Blue,Green & Violet. Use Burnt Senna & Yellow Okra for shallow or fall water scene. When fully dry, mix resin & carefully pour into base