Intarsia Lion

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Project by korys posted 06-22-2010 05:35 AM 3103 views 3 times favorited 31 comments Add to Favorites Watch

I started doing intarsia about four months ago and this is the most challenging project so far. Just seeing what people think? Still learning, so if anyone has any comments or ideas to improve would be nice. It was made with lacewood, walnut, weng’e, curly maple, yellow heart, mohogany.

-- Kory, Greensboro NC

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#1 posted 06-22-2010 05:37 AM

very cool. You did a great job on this one.

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#2 posted 06-22-2010 05:39 AM

Wow that’s great Kory

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#3 posted 06-22-2010 06:37 AM

That is realy nice !

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#4 posted 06-22-2010 06:51 AM

Man thats awesome for only four months practice. How long did it take you for this project. I’d like to try intarsia myself, but in good time. first things first. Beautiful job well done.

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#5 posted 06-22-2010 07:24 AM

Beautiful work. Great job!!

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#6 posted 06-22-2010 12:16 PM

Well if you’re gonna make mistakes GO BIG….

None I see though, good job on a great looking piece.

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#7 posted 06-22-2010 01:54 PM

Very cool! I love Lions. Great job. Welcome to Lumberjocks.

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#8 posted 06-22-2010 02:03 PM

Look at that face, what an expression you captured. very nice work.


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#9 posted 06-22-2010 02:14 PM

4 MONTHS?!...4 MONTHS?!.... OMG! You have obviously got MAD skills! Outstanding Work!!!

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#10 posted 06-22-2010 02:17 PM

4 MONTHS?!...

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#11 posted 06-22-2010 02:39 PM

Only 4 MONTHS?!
Most excellent work!
Thanks for sharing with us and welcome to Lumberjocks community.

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#12 posted 06-22-2010 03:39 PM

this is great work, i would love to see haw you do it
thanks again for showing it to us

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#13 posted 06-22-2010 03:59 PM

wow, great job there…..

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#14 posted 06-22-2010 04:16 PM

Outstanding – looks like you did tons of carving on the mane.

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#15 posted 06-22-2010 04:20 PM

Awesome. You get that wood at Steve Wall’s?

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