THE COLUMNS - A perspective view

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Project by BertFlores58 posted 04-22-2014 03:12 AM 769 views 1 time favorited 7 comments Add to Favorites Watch

FIND OUT why I call it the columns.

This is a project designed to capture the illusion of perspective projection. The angle of eye being the center will always create a diagonal lines. Two views can be projected as:




Brown – RED LAUAN – using a different jig like a miter box those trapezoid on different angles were manually sawed.
Yellow – MOLAVE or PHILIPPINE TEAK – I use the miter box to mark the width and cut the at right angle.
Orange – NARRA – the square.
White – Unknown – I use a tongue depressant that is similar to the popsicle sticks. I like to use this because of its gluing capability. Maybe because it is so clean and been bleached.

I HOPE YOU LIKE THE DESIGN OF THIS PARQUETRY… One of my friends requested for me to use this pattern on his floor. Well… around 4 days or such a piece of work… then how many days it will be for a floor….

Have a nice day.

-- Bert

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#1 posted 04-22-2014 05:08 AM

Man that takes patience and persistence! As well as passion?

-- Cau Haus Designs, Thomas J. Tieffenbacher

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#2 posted 04-22-2014 05:11 AM

Great work!

-- Dreaming patterns

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#3 posted 04-22-2014 10:57 AM

Wow! that looks cool! Great job! :)


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

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#4 posted 04-22-2014 11:09 AM

very very nice. treat for the eyes

-- We call the destruction of replaceable human made items vandalism, while the destruction of irreplaceable natural resources is called development.

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#5 posted 04-22-2014 12:07 PM

wow, that looks very cool, great job

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#6 posted 04-22-2014 02:41 PM

Perspective achieved, Bert. Very clear and an interesting and well constructed design. I like this a lot.

-- Martyn -- Boxologist, Pattern Juggler and Candyman of the visually challenging.

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#7 posted 04-22-2014 06:54 PM

Very cool, but a floor won’t that take a lifetime to make LOL. very nice piece I really dig it

-- Wood and Glass they kick (well you know) Have a great day - Dug

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