Make a Quarto board game

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Blog entry by Stevinmarin posted 11-23-2012 07:44 PM 4751 reads 7 times favorited 8 comments Add to Favorites Watch

I was inspired to make this after seeing this one from Mike Gager here on Lumberjocks. I had never heard of Quarto before, but was intrigued by the geometric shapes and the simplicity of the game. Plus I thought it would make a nice Christmas gift.

Here’s my version:

-- Entertainment for mere mortal woodworkers.

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#1 posted 11-23-2012 09:44 PM

As always, you do an awesome job.

-- Mother Nature created it, I just assemble it.

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#2 posted 11-23-2012 10:42 PM

Crazy man crazy!

... you just keep on a tickin… LOL

-- Have Fun! Joe Lyddon - Alta Loma, CA USA - Home: ... My Small Gallery:"

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#3 posted 11-24-2012 12:38 AM


-- Harold

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#4 posted 11-24-2012 01:07 AM

You’re getting better and better on each project! Did you cut a groove in the frames so the top can slide into the groove?

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#5 posted 11-24-2012 04:17 AM

Steve you are making it look easier and easier.
Great project.

-- Superdav "No matter where you go - there you are."

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#6 posted 11-24-2012 05:41 PM

Beautiful piece! I love making cribbage boards, but now I think I will be researching this Quarto game, it looks fun…as any game made of wood is!

-- WoodChux Iowa -

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#7 posted 11-26-2012 08:40 PM

Thanks Steve! I will be taking another one of your projects to the shop for Christmas presents.
P.S. where did you find your circle overlay? any ideas?
Thanks again for the great ideas each week!

-- Paul, Winterset Iowa,

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#8 posted 01-07-2013 03:27 AM

another Christmas has come and gone but I wanted to thank you for the Quarto game idea.
I made 4 of them and they were a big hit. We’ve been having fun playing and sharing this game
with family members…Thanks for all of you Friday vids…I look forward to them each week.

-- Paul, Winterset Iowa,

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