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Project by madburg posted 02-16-2016 03:00 PM 2047 views 6 times favorited 22 comments Add to Favorites Watch

Another burr walnut veneered box, with maple on the inside. This was the second of the complicated boxes I made. Compartments and drawers make the inside more interesting. Some simple hand held fret saw ‘boulle’ cutting, to put names inside, was the limit of my marquetry skills at the time.

-- Madburg WA





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DonJ

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#1 posted 02-16-2016 03:14 PM

That’s an heirloom if I’ve ever seen one; stunning craftsmanship and finish out!

-- Don, San Antonio, TX

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#2 posted 02-16-2016 03:43 PM

Mindblowing box. Joints and inlays look great.Metal parts are real match.

-- Ivan, Croatia, Wooddicted

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#3 posted 02-16-2016 05:00 PM

Totally agree. An awesome piece of craftsmanship. Stunning wood.

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#4 posted 02-16-2016 05:06 PM

stunning. Beautiful choice of wood.

-- Scott, Irmo SC

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#5 posted 02-16-2016 05:35 PM

I agree with all the comments above,, and then More.! There are so many things that your eyes are Pulled Too.

-- "Tying shoelaces was way harder than learning to Whistle",,,,,member MWTCA area K. Kentucky

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#6 posted 02-16-2016 06:27 PM

Talk about eye candy, gheeeeezzzzow, I put on 3 pounds with just one quick peek. Rachel is one lucky girl !

That is surely headed to the top 3

-- 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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shipwright

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#7 posted 02-16-2016 07:13 PM

So very nicely done!
I very quickly get sensory overload looking at your work.
There is just so much to soak up.
..... I’ll just have to come back and look a few more times.
Thanks.

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

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#8 posted 02-16-2016 10:14 PM

Nice indeed!!
Roger

-- "Everybody makes mistakes. A craftsman always fixes them." (Monty Kennedy, "The Checkering and Carving of Gunstocks", 1952)

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#9 posted 02-17-2016 03:15 AM

Beautiful work, Its always a pleasure to see your work.

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

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#10 posted 02-17-2016 03:44 AM

These two jewerly boxes are as fantastic as your awsome clocks in the beauty, complexity, choice of materials and heirloom quality craftsmanship. I love music boxes, as I do clocks. Wonderful work.
Enrico Caruso

-- Enrico, Stow OHIO

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#11 posted 02-17-2016 04:01 AM

Nicely done, great jewelry box, the detail is fantastic.

-- Bob in Montana. Kindness is the Language the blind can see and deaf can hear. - Mark Twain

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#12 posted 02-17-2016 04:06 AM

Stunning. I love all the detail.

-- Drew -- "The greatest wealth is health".

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#13 posted 02-17-2016 04:27 AM

Amazing work!

-- -Joe, If we weren't all crazy, we would go insane. -JB

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#14 posted 02-17-2016 05:08 AM

That’s a solid piece of work.

-- Chuck, Pullman, WA

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#15 posted 02-17-2016 06:42 AM

Wow that is beautiful. Great job

-- The Old Rednek Workshop https://www.facebook.com/theoldrednekworkshoptn

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