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Project by Michael Parrish posted 754 days ago 1427 views 1 time favorited 9 comments Add to Favorites Watch

This is an indian I found online and wanted to try to make. I used the program Inkscape and made an intarsia pattern out of the picture. It took about 4 hrs to complete the pattern. It has alot of pieces and the feathers were a big challenge due to the face that I had 1 inch think wood but the red, it was a quarter inch think so I had to figure out a good way to make that work. Over all I am very happy with the way this piece turned out, thanks





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Bearpie

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#1 posted 754 days ago

For some strange reason your pictures came out minuscule when clicking on the Zoom button.

-- Erwin, Jacksonville, FL

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Michael Parrish

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#2 posted 754 days ago

Sorry about that the camera was bad. I fixed the pictures so you can see the project.

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a1Jim

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#3 posted 754 days ago

Wow that’s a wonderful work of art.

-- http://artisticwoodstudio.com Custom furniture

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WoodenFrog

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#4 posted 753 days ago

NIIIIIIICE Work! Really nice!
Great job thanks for sharing.

-- Robert B. Sabina, Ohio..... http://www.etsy.com/shop/WoodenfrogWoodenProd

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doncutlip

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#5 posted 753 days ago

Wow that’s impressive, great work

-- Don, Royersford, PA

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KoryK

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#6 posted 752 days ago

You keep getting better with every project you do. I really like this one. Keep up the great work!! What kind of wood is the face and arm, it really worked out well??

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

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Michael Parrish

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#7 posted 751 days ago

The face and arms is Spanish Cedar. Its one of my favorite woods and I think it worked out well for tan skin.

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Helgi

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#8 posted 748 days ago

Nice.

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helluvawreck

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#9 posted 748 days ago

It looks really nice and I’ll bet that you really enjoyed it.

helluvawreck

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