The book, of wood.

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Project by salzer posted 01-17-2015 11:47 AM 2010 views 5 times favorited 11 comments Add to Favorites Watch

I had a dream, and I realized it.
I built a book entirely of wood. This book should see a realistic book confusingly similar.
The cover of the book has a hole as marquetry. You can read the text on the first page.
The book has a secret compartment.
I can show more pictures and answer questions.
From the construction of the book there is a video series on YouTube.
Greetings Uwe

The presentation of the book you see here.

-- Uwe,Thüringen,Germany

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#1 posted 01-17-2015 02:02 PM

I love this! Great work!

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#2 posted 01-17-2015 03:02 PM

Wow. Great job. Like me a lot. Looks very real. Congratulations

-- Disfruta tu trabajo (enjoy your work) (Bandera, Argentina)

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#3 posted 01-17-2015 04:45 PM

Incredibly beautiful work! I’m in awe of your marquetry!!
Very NICE!

-- Dennie - Tennessee

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#4 posted 01-17-2015 07:25 PM

Absolut erste Klasse arbeit. Sie sind eine echt kunstler.Viel Spass Tschusien Alistair

-- excuse my typing as I have a form of parkinsons disease

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#5 posted 01-17-2015 08:01 PM

What I have to say is often overused however in this case – truly awesome.

-- Cheap is expensive! - my Dad

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#6 posted 01-17-2015 11:03 PM

I love it. That is such an imaginative project and the marquetry work is so well done.

-- Peter, Woodbridge, Ontario

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#7 posted 01-18-2015 03:59 AM

Wunderbar Uwe!

-- Paul M ..............the early bird may get the worm but it’s the second mouse that gets the cheese!

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#8 posted 01-19-2015 02:01 PM

That’s very “eye catching” !

Beautiful box.

-- Perform A Random Act Of Kindness Today ... Pay It Forward

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#9 posted 01-21-2015 11:33 AM

Uwe, Ausgezeichnet marquetry, sehr clever Projekt.

-- Dr. Ken, Florida - Durch harte arbeit werden Träume wahr.

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#10 posted 01-21-2015 04:36 PM

Oh, danke Schwieb und in deutschen Worten. Ich muss nicht den Übersetzer bemühen. Der Text in der Signatur gefällt mir sehr gut. Durch harte Arbeit werden Träume wahr ist mein Motto.

-- Uwe,Thüringen,Germany

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#11 posted 05-23-2016 12:50 PM

Great work Uwe.

-- Mike, an American living in Norway.

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