LumberJocks

Tumbling blocks Small trevit

  • Advertise with us
Project by degoose posted 04-07-2009 01:29 AM 2298 views 8 times favorited 15 comments Add to Favorites Watch

Small tumbling blocks to try out the photography as suggested by Robin [woodmosaic] Kinda worked?
Anyhooo Purpleheart European Wild Cherrry and Queensland Rosewood?

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





15 comments so far

View Napaman's profile

Napaman

5346 posts in 2743 days


#1 posted 04-07-2009 02:07 AM

beautiful…but I must confess—-what is a “tumbling block”?

-- Matt--Proud LJ since 2007

View mtnwild's profile

mtnwild

3474 posts in 2194 days


#2 posted 04-07-2009 02:11 AM

Cool! They look great. Cutting boards?? What ever, they’re cool.

-- mtnwild (Jack), It's not what you see, it's how you see it.

View degoose's profile (online now)

degoose

7025 posts in 2021 days


#3 posted 04-07-2009 02:23 AM

Very Small cutting boards,, only 6” across. Could be used to put hot pots and and on.. or a teapot? A Trevit?

Matt, Tumbling Blocks refers to the pattern [ originally a quilting pattern] but made famous by Robin aka woodmosaics

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

View goodpoint's profile

goodpoint

10 posts in 2026 days


#4 posted 04-07-2009 02:27 AM

That is very very cool. I have seen that design in pictures but never with wood. You did a excellence job.

-- Twiggy

View Kate's profile

Kate

396 posts in 2541 days


#5 posted 04-07-2009 02:51 AM

works really well, fooled my eyes even after I knew it was flat. When it’s photographed from the side my eyes jump between the blocks and the diamonds, when it’s photographed from above I can’t find the diamonds at all.
nice job.

-- Kate, http://www.wooden-box-maker.com

View Chris's profile

Chris

338 posts in 2024 days


#6 posted 04-07-2009 02:54 AM

Nice job. And the photography worked as well!

-- Chris

View CharlieM1958's profile

CharlieM1958

15702 posts in 2885 days


#7 posted 04-07-2009 03:05 AM

Excellent!

-- Charlie M. "Woodworking - patience = firewood"

View rodb's profile

rodb

170 posts in 2069 days


#8 posted 04-07-2009 03:11 AM

Very Nice.
Rod

-- R

View darryl's profile

darryl

1792 posts in 2993 days


#9 posted 04-07-2009 04:12 AM

the selection of woods really makes the blocks jump right out!

View Napaman's profile

Napaman

5346 posts in 2743 days


#10 posted 04-07-2009 04:33 AM

ahhh…ok…thanks for the 411…

-- Matt--Proud LJ since 2007

View 93mwm's profile

93mwm

59 posts in 2086 days


#11 posted 04-07-2009 05:43 AM

wow.. thats trippy

-- mwm! Before you criticise walk a mile in their shoes, and when you do criticise you will be a mile away and have their shoes!

View ellen35's profile

ellen35

2572 posts in 2099 days


#12 posted 04-07-2009 01:03 PM

Larry,
Those are exquisite! I love the design and the “heft”...really fine work!
Ellen

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

View a1Jim's profile

a1Jim

112169 posts in 2244 days


#13 posted 04-08-2009 03:15 AM

cool ,looks good

-- http://artisticwoodstudio.com Custom furniture

View degoose's profile (online now)

degoose

7025 posts in 2021 days


#14 posted 04-13-2009 03:29 AM

Just updated the pics to larger size

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

View motoman's profile

motoman

80 posts in 2018 days


#15 posted 04-14-2009 09:25 PM

Great, now shes seen the trivets and wonders how much rosewood you can get in a suitcase.I can see the kitchen with a tumbling block theme.Nice combination of woods (Timbers lol)love the wild cherry.

-- Mike Wix

Have your say...

You must be signed in to post the comments.

DISCLAIMER: Any posts on LJ are posted by individuals acting in their own right and do not necessarily reflect the views of LJ. LJ will not be held liable for the actions of any user.

Latest Projects | Latest Blog Entries | Latest Forum Topics

HomeRefurbers.com

Latest Projects | Latest Blog Entries | Latest Forum Topics

GardenTenders.com :: gardening showcase