"Carved Frame" with "Marquetry Picture"

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Project by Dennis Zongker posted 1628 days ago 2792 views 3 times favorited 20 comments Add to Favorites Watch

This was a very interesting project I made for a customer. The baseball player and background, I copied from a tee shirt. Which is one of their logos. Farwell, Nebraska is a very small town somewhere in the middle of Nebraska. And baseball was a very big part of their lives, going back a hundred years. You my find it very interesting to look at their web page to find out a little bit of their history.

The size of the out side frame is 12 3/4” x 15 1/4” x 3/4”

The frame is made out of African Mahogany.

The Marquetry has Ash, Holly, Bloodwood, Poplar, Quilted Maple, Flat Cut Maple, Black Ebony, Chessnut Burl, Beech, & Walnut Burl.

Thanks for looking, Lumberjocks!

-- Dennis Zongker

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#1 posted 1628 days ago

awsome,,Looks great

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Paul Perrin

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#2 posted 1628 days ago

very nice!

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#3 posted 1628 days ago

Cool frame

-- Custom furniture

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#4 posted 1628 days ago

Nice job….......I like it.


-- Robin Renee'

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#5 posted 1628 days ago

As always, a superb job. Always amazed at your work buddy.

-- Dan Wiggins

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#6 posted 1628 days ago

nice work

-- Ike, Big Daddies Woodshop,

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#7 posted 1628 days ago

As usual, just plain mind blowing. Wow I just LOVE your work!

-- Allison, Northeastern Ca. Remember, Amateurs built the Ark. Professionals built the Titanic!

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#8 posted 1628 days ago

Very nice looking piece, as always. Thanks for posting.

God Bless

-- Mc Bridge Cabinets, Iowa

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#9 posted 1628 days ago

Very well done!

-- Steve - Impatience is Expensive

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#10 posted 1628 days ago

Love it!

-- "Bordnerizing" perfectly good lumber for over a decade.

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#11 posted 1628 days ago

real nice, always like to see your work.

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Patti Zongker

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#12 posted 1628 days ago

Very nice Dennis you do awesome work…. a very nice blend of wood

-- Follow your passion, and success will follow you.

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#13 posted 1628 days ago

I just had to look at this one again,, It’s all just to amazing but the stitches on the ball is just mind boggling to the detail you put in to your work. I wish I had 1/10 of your talent my friend Thanks for your posts, They floor me,, inspire me,, and amaze me..

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#14 posted 1628 days ago

Just fantastic Dennis, once again a work of art…..........
I can’t believe the details of the stitching in both the ball and the glove, wow…...

I love the combination of the wood you chose.

-- Gene, Majestic Eagle Woodworks,,

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#15 posted 1628 days ago

Hi Dennis, I had to come back and look at this again…...I am fascinated with your artistry, you do a beautiful job, with every piece that you do, and all that you have posted have a wonderful unique look. You are very talented.


-- Robin Renee'

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