Whale Intarsia

  • Advertise with us
Project by Brian Strothcamp posted 01-30-2011 04:39 PM 3026 views 3 times favorited 8 comments Add to Favorites Watch

Mainly walnut and some stiff called satinwood, ebony eye. Tung oil finish.

I think some sea turtles are in my future along with lots of tropical fish to complete the bathroom decor.

8 comments so far

View sgtq's profile


370 posts in 1716 days

#1 posted 01-30-2011 04:53 PM

This is really beautiful and I love the eye. Great craftsmanship.

-- There is nothing wrong with America that cannot be cured by what is right with America. ~William J. Clinton

View grosa's profile


972 posts in 1868 days

#2 posted 01-30-2011 07:02 PM

Thats cool, are you going t make different mammals.

-- Have a great day.

View Dan'um Style's profile

Dan'um Style

13997 posts in 3022 days

#3 posted 01-31-2011 01:06 AM

very nice job, I like this very much

-- keeping myself entertained ... Humor and fun lubricate the brain

View mtkate's profile


2049 posts in 2365 days

#4 posted 01-31-2011 01:33 AM

Really cool results. You are going to have a great looking bathroom…

View Nick_Osbourne's profile


105 posts in 1987 days

#5 posted 01-31-2011 02:16 AM

Wow, this is amazing. I love the choice of woods. This is the first piece of intarsia that has made me wish I could do this! I look forward to the sea turtles!

View itsmic's profile


1419 posts in 2158 days

#6 posted 01-31-2011 04:20 PM

Beautiful and very artistic. Your craftsmanship is extremely evident in the detail and precise execution. Is this your original artistic interpretation, either way it is just wonderful, a real eye catcher, great job, thanks for sharing

-- It's Mic Keep working and sharing

View Gene Howe's profile

Gene Howe

6911 posts in 2468 days

#7 posted 01-31-2011 04:26 PM

A whale of a nice piece!

-- Gene 'The true soldier fights not because he hates what is in front of him, but because he loves what is behind him.' G. K. Chesterton

View KoryK's profile


229 posts in 1728 days

#8 posted 02-08-2011 06:02 AM

Great job, your lines are very clean

-- If you not making sawdust, your probably wasting your time. Kory

Have your say...

You must be signed in to post the comments.

DISCLAIMER: Any posts on LJ are posted by individuals acting in their own right and do not necessarily reflect the views of LJ. LJ will not be held liable for the actions of any user.

Latest Projects | Latest Blog Entries | Latest Forum Topics