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Project by Dutchy posted 02-02-2016 05:58 PM 1534 views 4 times favorited 28 comments Add to Favorites Watch

This was my third intarsia project. A birthday present for my wife. Also this time I have made it without a scrollsaw. I used a bandsaw and some sanders and also some hand tools. It still does not fit 100% but it’s been better than the last time and I am more than satisfied.

Thanks for watching.

-- My englisch is bad but how is your dutch?





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Ken90712

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#1 posted 02-02-2016 06:01 PM

Great work, love this style of woodworking

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

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FancyChip

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#2 posted 02-02-2016 06:13 PM

Wonderful work! I love all the details and the way you put them together.

-- Tatiana, 25 y.o, https://www.etsy.com/shop/FancyChip

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#3 posted 02-02-2016 06:33 PM

Dutchy,

Your eye for detail that you have put into your trucks is a great asset here. Your wife must be very happy that your latest project was for her? LOL! Nicely done. Looking forward TO THE NEXT STEP.

-- Cau Haus Designs, Thomas J. Tieffenbacher

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jim65

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#4 posted 02-02-2016 06:43 PM

Jan, this is wonderful, really beautiful. you did a fantastic job reading the grain and matching up the wood choice. compliments!!

-- Jim, Marostica Italy

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ralbuck

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#5 posted 02-02-2016 07:49 PM

Very nice work!

-- just rjR

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#6 posted 02-02-2016 07:55 PM

That is a beautiful piece. Great work.

-- “We all die. The goal isn't to live forever; the goal is to create something that will.” - Chuck Palahniuk

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recycle1943

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#7 posted 02-02-2016 08:24 PM

Your attention to detail is mind boggling. There are too many details to point out but the bonnet on the girl is just outstanding as is the rest of it.
Not that it makes any difference to anybody but I am officially jealous.

-- 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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ohwoodeye

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#8 posted 02-02-2016 08:51 PM

Crazy good detail.
Well done.

-- Directions are just the Manufacturer's opinion on how something should be assembled. ----Mike, Waukesha, WI

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pottzgt

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#9 posted 02-02-2016 09:09 PM

Absolutely love it, you did a great job with picking the wood types.

-- Terry, Grants Pass, OR - It's not how fast you want to go but how much money you've got to get there...

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kiefer

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#10 posted 02-02-2016 10:25 PM

Like it Love it !

Klaus

-- Kiefer https://www.youtube.com/user/woodkiefer1/videos

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Roger

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#11 posted 02-02-2016 10:40 PM

Mighty fine fine fine work. A work of art for sure.

-- Roger from KY. Work/Play/Travel Safe. Keep your dust collector fed. Kentuk55@yahoo.com

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#12 posted 02-02-2016 10:45 PM

Dutchy another wonderful piece of art . you sir are not a craftsman you are an artist, with unbelievable talent.
Well Done my friend.
Dee

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#13 posted 02-02-2016 11:57 PM

Looks great Dutchy.
Well done

-- Brian, Ontario Canada,

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shipwright

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#14 posted 02-03-2016 12:39 AM

Very nice Jan. the fits look pretty darn good to me!

-- Paul M ..............If God wanted us to have fiberglass boats he would have given us fibreglass trees. http://thecanadianschooloffrenchmarquetry.com/

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#15 posted 02-03-2016 03:09 AM

Nice work Jan!

-- Steve - Impatience is Expensive

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