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Project by degoose posted 1451 days ago 1977 views 7 times favorited 21 comments Add to Favorites Watch

I did a blog about this design a few months ago but never posted it as a project… thought I would do so now.
Since many do not bother with the blogs and only look at the projects here it is for those who did not see it on the blog….

FWIW this piece won first prize at the local show..
Main weave is Tasmanian Blackwood.,. Silver Ash and Purple Heart Accents…

-- Drink twice... and don't bother to cut... @ For lovers of all things timber...

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#1 posted 1451 days ago

nice! first prize!!! congrats!!!

-- Matt--Proud LJ since 2007

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#2 posted 1451 days ago

Congratulations on the 1st prize, Larry. Well deserved.

-- Martyn -- Boxologist, Pattern Juggler and Candyman of the visually challenging.

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#3 posted 1451 days ago

First- allow me to publicly apologize to you Larry.
I did not link your weave blog in the original blog I posted.
I have corrected this error, and meant no slight to you : (
For many of my projects you have been my inspiration and mentor.
Your weave board and wave board blogs have brought my skills to were they are today.
It has been an honor having you as a mentor.

I love the round weaves, it gives the board a second geometry : )


-- Imagination rules the world. ~ Napoleon Bonaparte ~

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#4 posted 1451 days ago

This is magnificent work!
Thanks for sharing with us.

-- Not my woodworking

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Sheila Landry (scrollgirl)

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#5 posted 1451 days ago

I really liked seeing this. It is a beautiful board. Thanks so much for showing us and congratulations on your prize.


-- Contributing Editor, Creative Woodworks and Crafts Magazine, If you like reading my blog, come visit at Sheila Landry Designs "Knowledge is Power"

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#6 posted 1451 days ago

magnificent board and definitely merits first prize.

-- Bill, Austin, Texas,

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#7 posted 1451 days ago

Blue Ribbon worthy !!! Very nice and a good pat on your back , Mate : )

-- I'm absolutely positive that I couldn't be more uncertain!

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#8 posted 1451 days ago

Confound it man! Now there’s ANOTHER project I’ll have to make just so I can sleep without dreaming about it!
SHAME ON YOU! (grin)

-- The nicer the nice, the higher the price!

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#9 posted 1451 days ago

That is very nice! Great Job.
I am one who does not pay attention to the blogs, I guess I should start.
Thanks for sharing.

-- Robert B. Sabina, Ohio.....

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matt garcia

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#10 posted 1451 days ago

Beautiful!! I guess the days of a simple glue up are long gone for you mate!!!

-- Matt Garcia Wannabe Period Furniture Maker, Houston TX

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#11 posted 1451 days ago

Congratulations on first place…
Excellent board.

-- "Don't let the perfect be the enemy of the good." Voltaire

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#12 posted 1451 days ago

Your are the man Mr Board!

-- Ken, "Everyday above ground is a good day!"

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#13 posted 1451 days ago

Lookin’ good Larry, blue ribbon and all ;-))

-- "some old things are lovely, warm still with life ... of the forgotten men who made them." - D.H. Lawrence

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#14 posted 1451 days ago

Way to go Larry!!! looks great!!!

-- I didn't go to college, I was too busy learning stuff - Ted Nugent

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#15 posted 1451 days ago

Congrats on the prize! Beautiful boards!

Thanks for posting

-- Safety first because someone needs you.

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