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Project by CJay posted 05-20-2010 06:07 PM 1542 views 1 time favorited 5 comments Add to Favorites Watch

One of the assignments on the woodworking course i’m currently on. Mostly made by hand tools (the grooves for the top and bottom were done on a router table)

The lid is a design i found somewhere on the internet and simplified for marquetry (the second thing i’ve ever marquetried (is that a word)). The Koi’s wiskers are pyrography.

-- Chris Boreham, Oxfordshire, UK - http://www.chrisboreham.co.uk - http://throughwoodeneyes.tumblr.com/





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a1Jim

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#1 posted 05-20-2010 06:08 PM

good job

-- http://artisticwoodstudio.com Custom furniture

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Bradford

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#2 posted 05-20-2010 07:45 PM

Well done. That is a very respectable result. The marquetry should gain you a high grade. Great post, looking forward to your next project.

-- so much wood, so little time. Bradford. Wood-a-holics unanimous president

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#3 posted 05-20-2010 11:05 PM

The Koi is very cool, you did a nice job!!

-- Mike, Western New York

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#4 posted 05-21-2010 03:36 AM

I think you did a great job. I really like the inlay on the top. Very cool….

Keep up the great work and look forward to seeing more in the future.

-- Dan ~ Texarkana, Tx.

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#5 posted 02-21-2011 05:41 PM

Very nice, your work is very precise and artistic, craftsmanship is evident in your projects, thanks for sharing

-- It's Mic Keep working and sharing

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