Wall Hanging Abstract Maple

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Project by fineamerican posted 1679 days ago 1599 views 6 times favorited 9 comments Add to Favorites Watch

This is a piece of wood that was left for the fire. I saw too much potential, and decided someone else might like it as well. The spilt cannot grow, as Ive inlaid Walnut teeth that are 1/4 of a inch thick, as well as epoxy mixed in with Walnut dust. This piece is machined to hang on a wall with the two hanging screw holes on the back. The finish is Tung oil.


Species List-
Curly Maple-N.America

-- John A. Thomas, South Carolina,

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#1 posted 1679 days ago

una idea muy original y muy imaginativa, buen trabajo amigo
A very original and very imaginative idea, good work friend

-- que bonita es la madera

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#2 posted 1679 days ago

I second that thought:
Una idea muy original y muy imaginativa, buen trabajo amigo.
Very nice job on the unique shaped inlays.

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

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#3 posted 1679 days ago

Gorgeous, beauty for beauties sake, a wonderful sculpture.

-- (You just have to please the man in the Mirror) Mike from Michigan -

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#4 posted 1679 days ago

oooooooooooooooooooooooh !!! !!!!
absolutely lovely.

-- ~ Debbie, Canada (

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#5 posted 1679 days ago

Man the wood soes speak. Gorgeous. Wood look great with a clock face in it too.

-- Jerry--A man can never have enough tools or clamps

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#6 posted 1679 days ago

Glad some of us have an artistic eye.
I could make the inlays but never come up with the design.
Nice work.

-- Les B, Oregon

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#7 posted 1679 days ago

Very creative…nicely done!


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#8 posted 1679 days ago


-- Z, Rockwall, TX

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#9 posted 1678 days ago

There are those outside the woodworking community who say woodworking does not create works of art. Your piece proves them totally wrong! Your eye for the artistic in this piece is right on!


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