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Project by bluemax posted 04-21-2010 09:38 PM 2707 views 5 times favorited 14 comments Add to Favorites Watch

This is a lap desk that I’ve just finished. The marquetry is nice but the Japanese paper interior is to cool for words!

-- Bluemax - Risk is necessary!





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TSW

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#1 posted 04-21-2010 09:42 PM

Wow. Very very nice. Good job.

-- Tim W, New Hampshire Woodworker

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#2 posted 04-21-2010 10:47 PM

Looks great.

-- If all you have is a hammer, everything looks like a nail!

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#3 posted 04-22-2010 02:39 AM

Beautiful work on this one. Very nice.

-- Donnie-- listen to the wood.

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#4 posted 04-22-2010 03:30 AM

beautiful work
but I have to
desagree with you
the bird look awesome
far better than the paper

Dennis

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#5 posted 04-22-2010 03:41 AM

nice work.

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

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Jordan

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#6 posted 04-22-2010 03:44 AM

I agree with Dennis – the bird is awesome!

-- http://www.jordanstraker.com

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#7 posted 04-22-2010 12:02 PM

The bird is specacular, and the interior different & cool. Alovely box

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#8 posted 04-22-2010 12:47 PM

Beautiful box….

-- Dan ~ Texarkana, Tx.

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#9 posted 04-23-2010 12:52 AM

Beautiful looking box. Very nicely done.

God Bless
tom

-- Mc Bridge Cabinets, Iowa

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Jono

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#10 posted 04-23-2010 07:04 AM

Nice work! What type of wood did you use for the bird?

-- Jono, Vancouver, jonthejoinerduncan@hotmail.com

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bluemax

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#11 posted 04-23-2010 05:23 PM

The body of the bird is made of some wood that has been dyed red, likely maple. I got it at Lee Valley.

-- Bluemax - Risk is necessary!

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Woodenwizard

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#12 posted 07-29-2010 04:54 AM

Very nice Box. I love the marquetry. I am just gettiing started in marquetry and hope to be able to turn out as nice a projcet as this. What method did you use?

-- John, Colorado's (Wooden Wizard)

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#13 posted 07-29-2010 07:13 AM

Outstanding work beautiful .

-- https://www.artisticwoodstudio.com/videos wood crafting & woodworking classes

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bluemax

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#14 posted 07-29-2010 08:43 PM

This picture was cut with a fret saw.

-- Bluemax - Risk is necessary!

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