"Cartoon Marquetry"

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Project by Dennis Zongker posted 06-29-2011 12:22 AM 3844 views 6 times favorited 43 comments Add to Favorites Watch

Just having some fun with woodworking, that makes me laugh without making an opps! This guy is really putting his foot in his mouth. I know that I have said the wrong thing at the wrong time. Sometimes it feels good to laugh at yourself or someone you know that should have put their foot in their mouth. This is a good example. I hope I made you laugh or smile. Happy Woodworking.

Both pictures size, 8 1/2” wide x 12” tall

-- Dennis Zongker

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#1 posted 06-29-2011 12:25 AM

Quite a departure from your usual work, Dennis, but every bit as amazing!

-- Charlie M. "Woodworking - patience = firewood"

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#2 posted 06-29-2011 12:41 AM

Amazing and amusing…

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

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#3 posted 06-29-2011 12:58 AM

Dennis an amazing cartoon. Nice design. What’s it going on one of your rejects.

-- I've been blessed with a father who liked to tinker in wood, and a wife who lets me tinker in wood. Southern Delaware soon moving to Virginia †

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#4 posted 06-29-2011 01:04 AM

Ya just a big Kid :)))
I can see you had a lot of fun doing this one, greta result Dennis

-- Pete G: If you always do what you always did you'll always get what you always got

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#5 posted 06-29-2011 01:06 AM

Got both a laugh and a smile on this one…........... how did you get the photo of me from my last project???? LOL

Love it Dennis…...

-- Gene, Majestic Eagle Woodworks,,

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#6 posted 06-29-2011 01:15 AM

Hey Dennis,
That looks like a lot of Boullishness to me.
It’s good to have fun and it’s great to make people smile.
I think you’ve done a lot of both here.
I’m smiling right now.

-- Paul M ..............If God wanted us to have fiberglass boats he would have given us fibreglass trees.

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#7 posted 06-29-2011 01:17 AM

Very cool project, this is a wonderful piece of work!

Erwin, Jacksonville, FL

-- Erwin, Jacksonville, FL

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#8 posted 06-29-2011 02:36 AM

How’d get my picture!?

-- If you don't work, you don't eat!.....Garland, TX

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#9 posted 06-29-2011 04:16 AM

Your talent go’s beyond stellar woodworking, you’re also an accomplished artist.

-- "everything is beautiful, but not everyone sees it" ~confucius-551-449 b.c.~

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#10 posted 06-29-2011 04:21 AM


We can tell that you’re having fun! What an amuzing departure from your “serious” stuff, but the workmanship looks pretty “serious,” too! Wonderful craftsmanship, as usual!


-- Jesus is the ONLY reason for ANY season.

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#11 posted 06-29-2011 05:36 AM

Quite amusing! You’re quite the cartoon illustrator. That’s still an incredible amount of work and technique involved. Maybe you need some commissions to keep you out of the street (or playground).

-- "They who dream by day are cognizant of many things which escape those who dream only by night." ~ Edgar Allan Poe

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#12 posted 06-29-2011 05:50 AM

Dennis, now that is a great character. Your craftsmanship is your usual (stellar). I just can get lost in the piece of wood you used for the background. So much movement.Well you definitely made me smile!!!

-- The best and most beautiful things in the world cannot be seen or even touched. They must be felt with the heart. "Helen Keller"

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#13 posted 06-29-2011 06:08 AM

Ok, that’s really excellent… WOW

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#14 posted 06-29-2011 06:24 AM

Fun stuff…......keeping it loose… it….........

-- mtnwild (Jack), It's not what you see, it's how you see it.

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