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Project by CJay posted 1533 days ago 1491 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 1533 days ago

good job

-- http://artisticwoodstudio.com Custom furniture

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Bradford

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#2 posted 1533 days ago

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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mpmitche

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#3 posted 1533 days ago

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

-- Mike, Western New York

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Maveric777

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#4 posted 1533 days ago

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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itsmic

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#5 posted 1256 days ago

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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