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Project by mustanger posted 08-29-2018 10:12 PM 1485 views 17 times favorited 33 comments Add to Favorites Watch

Hello everybody. I have lurked on this site for some time now – reading, looking and learning from the best craftsmen I would ever wish to find in one place. Your willingness to teach is extraordinaire for an amateur hobbyist such as myself. I’m quietly honing my skills and techniques to where I feel comfortable to display the finished product. Although I occasionally dabble in large projects, such as furniture, I love doing mosaics and illusion art ala MC Escher. I hope these meet your standards. Thanks.

-- Third Armored Division - Spearhead

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#1 posted 08-29-2018 10:17 PM

Wow, very nice!

-- Don't anthropomorphize your handplanes. They hate it when you do that. -- OldTools Archive --

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#2 posted 08-29-2018 10:42 PM

Exceeds expectations and standards. Escheresque for sure.

-- Scott, Irmo SC

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#3 posted 08-29-2018 10:46 PM

WOW….............those are amazing!!

thanks for sharing!

cheers, Jim

-- Jim Jakosh.....Practical Wood Products...........Learn something new every day!! Variety is the Spice of Life!!

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#4 posted 08-29-2018 11:52 PM

To whom must own a Mustang – “meet your standards” – are you kidding? this is great work – wow! :) Illusion work always dumbfounds me and makes me dizzy, be proud of your work!

-- Kim - imperfection is the pursuit of perfection

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#5 posted 08-30-2018 12:17 AM

This is great, welcome aboard lumberjocks, thanks for posting.

-- andrek

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#6 posted 08-30-2018 12:18 AM

Artistic and intriguing too= great work.

I think my eyes crossed themselves several places in there trying to follow the lines. Mr H. Houdini would even be impressed too.

-- Wood rescue is good for the environment and me! just rjR

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#7 posted 08-30-2018 01:17 AM

Those look great. Escher in wood, well done. Nice first post.

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#8 posted 08-30-2018 03:58 AM

Nice Projects! Also very well done! Welcome to LumberJocks.

-- It is not necessary for Some People to turn OFF the LIGHT to be IN the DARK! (Ontario, CANADA)

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#9 posted 08-30-2018 04:13 AM

Nice work, figuring out what to do next is as difficult as the cuts, very nice designs.

Thanks for posting this for us to see. I’d say welcome, but your “noob” is about expired, but do type more often

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#10 posted 08-30-2018 05:13 AM

Awesome—now do a blog on how to do them!

-- Chuck, Pullman, WA

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#11 posted 08-30-2018 06:34 AM

Impressive projects

-- When they discover the center of the universe, a lot of people will be disapointed they are not it.

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#12 posted 08-30-2018 06:37 AM

Mindblowing creations indeed. I’m glad you joined us.

-- Ivan, Croatia, Wooddicted

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#13 posted 08-30-2018 08:55 AM

Welcome aboard. Those are very classy and executed very well.
Thanks for sharing


-- Bob, Western Australia, The Sun came up this morning, what a great start to the day. Now it's up to me to make it even better. I've cut this piece of wood 4 times and it's still too damn short.

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#14 posted 08-30-2018 11:09 AM

Amazing work…thanks for sharing them

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#15 posted 08-30-2018 12:55 PM

Very well played sir!

-- Dylan in St. Louis -

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