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Project by Ed posted 03-04-2010 03:25 PM 1881 views 2 times favorited 12 comments Add to Favorites Watch

This was my first effort at marquetry. SAPFM had a meet where the fans were demonstrated and I made a set that sat on my bench for several months without a project. My wife mentioned that she wanted a tray made and I thought that would be a good use for the fans. I had also wanted to try the eagle and this is the result.

-- Ed





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Cozmo35

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#1 posted 03-04-2010 03:27 PM

Very nice work! Do you have any more pictures?

-- If you don't work, you don't eat!.....Garland, TX

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zlatanv

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#2 posted 03-04-2010 04:03 PM

Great work, your inlays look awesome on all your trays.

-- Z, Rockwall, TX

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bigike

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#3 posted 03-04-2010 04:50 PM

OMG this tray is very nice, can u blog about how you made the fans?

-- Ike, Big Daddies Woodshop, http://www.icombadaniels@yahoo.com

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Pete Mohr

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#4 posted 03-04-2010 05:14 PM

Sweet – How about a closeup of the eagle?

-- "Man is so made that he can only find relaxation from one kind of labor by taking up another." -Anatole France

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#5 posted 03-04-2010 06:05 PM

Cool Trays ! Like the Fans

-- Pat - Worker of Wood, Collector of Tools, Father of one

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Ed

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#6 posted 03-04-2010 07:18 PM

Hey Pete! I’ll have to wait until I’m home to get a better pic of the eagle. Not sure I want to show a closeup since it will reveal my flaws!!! :-p

-- Ed

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#7 posted 03-04-2010 08:48 PM

Very nice looking tray. Well done.

-- Dan Wiggins

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#8 posted 03-05-2010 02:59 AM

Very nice job. Thanks for posting.

God Bless
tom

-- Mc Bridge Cabinets, Iowa

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Ed

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#9 posted 03-05-2010 05:18 AM

Just added a closeup of the eagle. Please excuse the flaws!

Ike, I didn’t take any progress pics of the fans. Sorry, but I’ll have to wait until I have some time to make some more.

-- Ed

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kosta

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#10 posted 03-05-2010 05:52 AM

looks good

-- kosta Virginia Beach, VA http://www.kostasworkshop.blogspot.com/

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#11 posted 03-05-2010 08:20 AM

Fantastic

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#12 posted 03-21-2010 03:29 PM

Charming and elegant, Ed !

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