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Project by jeanmarc posted 04-13-2008 05:10 PM 3348 views 1 time favorited 30 comments Add to Favorites Watch

travaille fait pendant un stage de marquetery a versailles

-- jeanmarc manosque france

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#1 posted 04-13-2008 05:14 PM

I guess I’ll need to brush up on my French….your work is impressive.

-- Can't never could do anything, to try is to advance.

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#2 posted 04-13-2008 05:30 PM


This is a gorgeous project. The marquetry details are simply stunning.

Thanks for the post.

Il s’agit d’un superbe projet. La marqueterie de détails sont tout simplement époustouflants.

Grâce à ce poste.

(Gracieuseté de iGoogle car je ne peux pas parler français)

-- Challenges are what make life interesting; overcoming them is what makes life meaningful- Joshua Marine

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#3 posted 04-13-2008 05:32 PM

thank s for the comment scott

-- jeanmarc manosque france

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#4 posted 04-13-2008 05:40 PM


-- I think of Jack Nicholson as the Joker in Batman when he says "Where does he get those wonderful toys" and ask WHERE DO U GUYS GET ALL THAT WONDERFUL WOOD?

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#5 posted 04-13-2008 08:55 PM

Les projets très agréables, je regrette que je n’aie pas votre talent. Je regardais souvent ce genre de travail mais c’est juste au-delà de moi. Marquetery est une de ces formes d’art le mieux quittées à vous les experts.

À propos, soyez bienvenus à LumberJocks

By the way,I failed french at school ….LOL

-- Brian, Ontario Canada,

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#6 posted 04-13-2008 10:05 PM

very nice, and very talented!

-- As iron sharpens iron, so one man sharpens another. (Proverbs 27:17) †

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#7 posted 04-13-2008 11:43 PM

Very beautifyl marquetry, Jeanmarc.

I studied reading French for two years in college. I can read and comprehend pretty well, but responding is much more difficult.

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

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#8 posted 04-14-2008 12:54 AM


-- Roper - Master of sawdust-

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#9 posted 04-14-2008 01:27 AM

Fantastic looking job! Great work.

-- Gary - Never pass up the opportunity to make a mistake look like you planned it that way - Tyler, TX

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#10 posted 04-14-2008 01:29 AM

My French left me years ago but the pictures are worth 1000 words. Very nice work.

-- Bruce from Central New, if you'll pardon me, I have some sawdust to make.

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#11 posted 04-14-2008 01:53 AM

I believe it says something along the lines of “Work made during a marquetry course at Versailles”
Either way, it’s beautiful work, I would like very much to take that course.

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#12 posted 04-14-2008 02:02 AM

really nice

-- making sawdust....

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#13 posted 04-14-2008 02:26 AM

le bois est magnifique

I think that means ” the wood is magnificent “

I also forgot all my french from 30 years ago.

-- so much wood, so little time. Bradford. Wood-a-holics unanimous president

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#14 posted 04-15-2008 05:17 AM


Spectacular work here.

I’m working on a piece myself of marquetry at the moment.


-- by Lee A. Jesberger

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#15 posted 04-19-2008 07:49 PM

Thank you for all your comments !
And sorry for writing in english, i will try to do my best to write in english now …

-- jeanmarc manosque france

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