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Project by Verne Buehler posted 06-23-2015 08:31 PM 1322 views 1 time favorited 10 comments Add to Favorites Watch

The 2015 International Woodcarvers Congress was held in Maquoketa, Iowa this past week. The enclosed Intarsia pieces did well in the competition. The Motorcycle Scene won First Place in the Human Figure Category and First Place “Best in Class”. The Lady in Cameo won Second Place in the Human Figures Category and 3RD Place in “Best in Class”. They were four classes for Intarsia. Class 1 was Human Figures, Class 2 was Animals figures, Class 3 was Combined Human and Animal figures, and Class 4 was Misc. I also placed Second in the Human and Animal Class. There were about 40 entries in Intarsia in all categories combined.

-- Verne, Iowa,

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#1 posted 06-23-2015 08:35 PM

Congratulations for results,looks very good.

-- Personality and character of a man is like wood,must polish it to shine...

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#2 posted 06-23-2015 09:13 PM

Great work.

-- Ken, "Everyday above ground is a good day!"

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#3 posted 06-23-2015 09:27 PM

Love that cameo very nice

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

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#4 posted 06-23-2015 09:33 PM

Wow, both of these are beautiful!
I REALLY like the M/C one. I think I’ve ridden that road :-)

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#6 posted 06-24-2015 01:33 PM

good lookin’ Harley – congrats

-- Dick, Malvern Ohio - my biggest fear is that when I die, my wife sells my toys for what I told her I paid for them

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#7 posted 06-24-2015 04:35 PM

These are both very nice. Congratulations on the award.

helluvawreck aka Charles

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#8 posted 06-25-2015 04:13 AM

Outstanding choice of woods to match with motives and get amaizing 3D effect. Her hair looks so real.

-- Ivan, Croatia, Wooddicted

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#9 posted 06-25-2015 11:00 AM

I agree with JoeinGa – I believe I have ridden that road. All the comments have a great deal of merit. Wonderful hand you have.

-- DonB

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#10 posted 10-20-2015 10:15 AM

Great work.

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