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Off Kilter.. #1: A Sneek Peek

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Blog entry by degoose posted 06-10-2010 12:35 PM 1384 reads 3 times favorited 23 comments Add to Favorites Watch
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I thought I would give you all a sneak peek of a new slightly off kilter design..
after several inspirational XXXX ’s I came up with this…

this is the slanted weave…

-- Drink twice... and don't bother to cut... @ lazylarrywoodworks.com.au For lovers of all things timber...



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David Craig

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#1 posted 06-10-2010 12:43 PM

Love the weave Larry, but won’t the pattern look straight after drinking the second round?

David

-- There is little that is simple when it comes to making a simple box.

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ellen35

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#2 posted 06-10-2010 12:48 PM

You are too funny… parallelogram and XXXX… David is right… everything looks different (wavy) after the second round!
Ellen

-- "Don't let the perfect be the enemy of the good." Voltaire

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jockmike2

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#3 posted 06-10-2010 01:36 PM

Hey larry, I’m going to sue for copy infringement. LOL That is way cool.

-- (You just have to please the man in the Mirror) Mike from Michigan -

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joebazooka

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#4 posted 06-10-2010 01:37 PM

Yea Larry I agree with Dave, The more you drink, the straighter the pattern, keep up the good work mate.

-- Robert-maine

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Dennisgrosen

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#5 posted 06-10-2010 01:56 PM

I think I let the beer sit in the basement
and take the straight edge

can´t wait to see this piece finished

Take care
Dennis

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BritBoxmaker

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#6 posted 06-10-2010 02:50 PM

That a coincidence, Larry. I count like that after a few beers.

Jobs a goodun’ Look forward to the full blown case, lol

-- Martyn -- Boxologist, Pattern Juggler and Candyman of the visually challenging. http://www.theartofboxes.com

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Sheila Landry (scrollgirl)

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#7 posted 06-10-2010 03:12 PM

You should ‘inspire’ yourself more often. This looks wonderful! Great project!

Sheila

-- Designer/Artist/Teacher. Owner of Sheila Landry Designs (http://www.sheilalandrydesigns.com) Scroll saw, wood working and painting patterns and surfaces. "Knowledge is Power"

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Kent Shepherd

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#8 posted 06-10-2010 03:30 PM

That’s quite an addiction you have Larry—-The boards of course, not the XXXX

-- She thought I hung the moon--now she just thinks I did it wrong

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Lee A. Jesberger

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#9 posted 06-10-2010 03:41 PM

Hi Larry,

Looks good to me, even after just coffee!

Lee

-- by Lee A. Jesberger http://www.prowoodworkingtips.com http://www.ezee-feed.com

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Beginningwoodworker

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#10 posted 06-10-2010 03:44 PM

Looks good to me Larry.

-- CJIII Future cabinetmaker

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hooky

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#11 posted 06-10-2010 03:44 PM

looking good so far

but counting your exxes you are one short to make beer

i think i need to do some serious drinking to get my creative juices going

Hooky

-- Happiness is a way of travel , not a destination (Roy Goodman)

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Karson

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#12 posted 06-10-2010 03:46 PM

Larry: A great looking piece. I’d sand off the numbers before selling it.

-- I've been blessed with a father who liked to tinker in wood, and a wife who lets me tinker in wood. Southern Delaware karson_morrison@bigfoot.com †

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majeagle1

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#13 posted 06-10-2010 04:30 PM

Love the design Larry and the unique “inspirational” method, it puts a different “slant” on things!!!! LOL

Can’t wait to see the finished board…........

can you imagine what you might come up with if they made XXXXXX ????

-- Gene, Majestic Eagle Woodworks, http://majesticeagleww.etsy.com/, http://www.flickr.com/photos/majesticeagle/

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Greg..the Cajun Box Sculptor

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#14 posted 06-10-2010 04:41 PM

I get a sore neck after looking it at for more than 2 minutes..Looks cool…

-- If retiring is having the time to be able to do what you enjoy then I have always been retired.

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a1Jim

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#15 posted 06-10-2010 05:13 PM

Cool design Larry , Was this board suppose to have straight lines but came out this way because of over use of the good old XXXX LOL

-- http://artisticwoodstudio.com Custom furniture

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