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Project by robert triplett posted 01-22-2012 07:03 PM 977 views 0 times favorited 7 comments Add to Favorites Watch

I found this pattern in my wife’s quilt book and thought i would give it a try. I had built a jig based on WoodMosiacs blog and made a tumbling blocks pattern. For this I adjusted the jig from 30 degrees to 45 degrees and cut away. Maple, Walnut, Cherry, and Yellowheart. Watco Danish Oil as a finish. It is 10.5’ square. I will probably use it as a top for a sewing box. I think the next one would have the Yellowheart in the center.

-- Robert, so much inspiration here, and so little time!





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a1Jim

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#1 posted 01-22-2012 07:08 PM

Beautiful work Robert ,I really like the design.

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#2 posted 01-22-2012 07:09 PM

Beautiful execution….that will certainly make a spectacular box lid…..It really looks 3 dimensional….another stunning project.

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#3 posted 01-22-2012 07:23 PM

Looks great!

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#4 posted 01-22-2012 07:47 PM

Very nice Robert. I have quilted that pattern before and love it. I can see the difference the placement of the yellowheart could make. Some lucky quilter will love that as a sewing box top.

Jim

-- Jim Roberts, Port Orchard Washington

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Jim Jakosh

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#5 posted 01-22-2012 09:13 PM

Very cool project!

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

#6 posted 01-22-2012 11:02 PM

I really like this piece Robert.

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Glenn Huovinen

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#7 posted 01-25-2012 04:36 AM

Robert, this s a great looking piece. My wife is also a quilter. I sure would like some instruction as to how to build something like this. Congrats!

-- Glenn Huovinen

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