Parquetry serving tray

  • Advertise with us
Project by raggedpat posted 09-13-2015 07:44 AM 1239 views 2 times favorited 13 comments Add to Favorites Watch

Thought I’d try my hand at a bit of parquetry!
Think I did alright for my first ever go.

-- knots and cracks are a good thing if you let them be!

13 comments so far

View michelletwo's profile


2587 posts in 2439 days

#1 posted 09-13-2015 10:12 AM

I think you did too..neat pattern

View majuvla's profile


8739 posts in 2291 days

#2 posted 09-13-2015 11:29 AM

Incredible parquetry sample!

-- Ivan, Croatia, Wooddicted

View BritBoxmaker's profile


4607 posts in 2460 days

#3 posted 09-13-2015 12:31 PM

Good work

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

View Marcus's profile


1149 posts in 1443 days

#4 posted 09-13-2015 12:47 PM

Patience of a saint! Nice work.

View david38's profile


2398 posts in 1767 days

#5 posted 09-13-2015 02:30 PM

great piece

View KnotCurser's profile


1995 posts in 2492 days

#6 posted 09-13-2015 04:27 PM

Incredible – that took a ton of work, time and skill.

Thanks for sharing!


-- Robert Rhoades WoodWorks / Email: /

View helluvawreck's profile


22707 posts in 2290 days

#7 posted 09-13-2015 05:18 PM

It’s a beautiful piece.

helluvawreck aka Charles

-- If a man does not keep pace with his companions, perhaps it is because he hears a different drummer. Let him step to the music which he hears, however measured or far away. Henry David Thoreau

View Pointer's profile


363 posts in 535 days

#8 posted 09-13-2015 06:01 PM

You did indeed do alright. Looks great.

-- Joe - - Laughter is like a windshied wiper, it doesn't stop the rain but allows us to keep going.

View raggedpat's profile


46 posts in 733 days

#9 posted 09-13-2015 08:29 PM

Cheers guys patience patience patience! that’s the key word in parquetry

-- knots and cracks are a good thing if you let them be!

View Woodbridge's profile


3451 posts in 1842 days

#10 posted 09-14-2015 03:14 AM

beautiful work.

-- Peter, Woodbridge, Ontario

View Kiwib0y's profile


89 posts in 447 days

#11 posted 09-14-2015 07:54 AM

What a very effective pattern. What nice workmanship, be proud of your work!!!!

-- "It is only a silly question if it is not asked" Don,New Zealand

View DrDirt's profile


4143 posts in 3166 days

#12 posted 09-15-2015 04:10 PM

Neat pattern… so did you decide not to include the spider in pic 2?

-- 'Political correctness is fascism pretending to be manners' ~George Carlin

View raggedpat's profile


46 posts in 733 days

#13 posted 09-17-2015 11:40 PM

the legs were too thin to cut from my veneer

-- knots and cracks are a good thing if you let them be!

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