Wildcat marquetry panel and a couple of more

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Project by Spoontaneous posted 04-18-2009 04:36 AM 2432 views 2 times favorited 14 comments Add to Favorites Watch

various veneer, cut with an X-acto knife using the ‘window’ method.

-- I just got done cutting three boards and all four of them were too short. (true story)

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#1 posted 04-18-2009 04:40 AM

I have always been fascinated with this art form and would love to learn more about it. I saw some magnificent examples of this when I went to Germany some years back

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

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#2 posted 04-18-2009 04:48 AM

Nice work, I have never had the patients for this art form.

-- Dale

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#3 posted 04-18-2009 05:03 AM

Very nice work. Thanks for sharing.

-- ~ Inspiring those who inspire me ~

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#4 posted 04-18-2009 05:12 AM

Those are beautiful. The wood selection on the bobcat is outstanding, along with the craftsmanship.

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

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#5 posted 04-18-2009 05:15 AM

Love them! I have just started trying this. Need LOTS of practice. Yours are very nice.
Keep up the inspiration.

-- Scrap Wood's the best...the projects are smaller, and so is the mess!

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#6 posted 04-18-2009 06:11 AM

Beautiful looking cat. Thanks for posting.

God Bless

-- Mc Bridge Cabinets, Iowa

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#7 posted 04-18-2009 09:44 AM

That kitty looks fantactic!! Looks almost like a photo.

-- Bob in WW ~ "some old things are lovely, warm still with life ... of the forgotten men who made them." - D.H. Lawrence

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#8 posted 04-18-2009 01:19 PM

i love those women u made ..great looking work

-- hrvoje

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#9 posted 04-18-2009 03:01 PM

Very nice work, I always love to see what people are doing with marquetry work

-- Paul--- Creativity is allowing yourself to make mistakes. Art is knowing which ones to keep. — Scott Adams

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#10 posted 04-18-2009 06:05 PM

Very nice work. Since I have not done any marquetry I’m not familiar with the window method.

-- wood crafting & woodworking classes

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Douglas Bordner

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#11 posted 04-18-2009 07:43 PM

Oh my gosh…
Astoundingly beautiful. As an aspiring marquetarian, my hat is off to you.

-- "Bordnerizing" perfectly good lumber for over a decade.

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#12 posted 04-18-2009 09:42 PM

Superb craftsmanship, outstanding achievement!!!

-- Don't drink and use power tools @

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#13 posted 04-19-2009 03:39 AM

These works are beautiful. Completely took me by surprise to see your name on these projects.

-- Scott

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Dennis Zongker

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#14 posted 05-18-2009 02:46 PM

Beautiful Marquetry. Great job.

-- Dennis Zongker

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