LumberJocks

First Marquetry commissions.

  • Advertise with us
Project by Woodenwizard posted 03-20-2010 06:58 PM 1777 views 1 time favorited 7 comments Add to Favorites Watch

I have already had two people ask me to do a marquetry picture for them. The first is an intarsia pattern from Scroll saw woodworking and crafts. The second was from a lady who’w daughter drew the picture. These were done with the shop built marquetry saw I posted. They turned out pretty well and the people were thrilled. However, I still have a lot to learn and plenty of room to improve.

-- John, Colorado's (Wooden Wizard)





7 comments so far

View Karson's profile

Karson

35130 posts in 4517 days


#1 posted 03-20-2010 07:05 PM

Well done and congratulations on your commission.

-- I've been blessed with a father who liked to tinker in wood, and a wife who lets me tinker in wood. Southern Delaware soon moving to Virginia karsonwm@gmail.com †

View jm82435's profile

jm82435

1285 posts in 3859 days


#2 posted 03-20-2010 08:40 PM

looks really nice, I am sure you are going to get a lot more.

-- A thing of beauty is a joy forever...

View stefang's profile

stefang

15881 posts in 3451 days


#3 posted 03-20-2010 11:02 PM

Very nicely done and a great piece for Easter.

-- Mike, an American living in Norway.

View Leroy5's profile

Leroy5

88 posts in 3169 days


#4 posted 03-20-2010 11:44 PM

Very nice. That would look great on the cover of my Bible.

-- Leroy

View Woodenwizard's profile

Woodenwizard

1339 posts in 3160 days


#5 posted 03-21-2010 06:18 AM

Thanks for the kind words. I am going to try my hand at sand shading to maybe add a little character. I need to find an old skillet and hot plate first.

-- John, Colorado's (Wooden Wizard)

View bigike's profile

bigike

4054 posts in 3405 days


#6 posted 03-21-2010 06:39 AM

very nicely done

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

View Michael Murphy's profile

Michael Murphy

453 posts in 3122 days


#7 posted 03-21-2010 06:52 AM

Looks very nice to me. Good Job!

-- Michael Murphy, Woodland, CA.

Have your say...

You must be signed in to post the comments.

DISCLAIMER: Any posts on LJ are posted by individuals acting in their own right and do not necessarily reflect the views of LJ. LJ will not be held liable for the actions of any user.

Latest Projects | Latest Blog Entries | Latest Forum Topics

HomeRefurbers.com