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Project by prometej065 posted 09-10-2012 11:03 PM 1344 views 3 times favorited 14 comments Add to Favorites Watch

.. for all lovers of the vine.
It was believed that this work will be simple in design and will be quickly done, but did not.
For good wine needs a lot of work in the vineyard – and again I know as well that is the seemingly very simple marquetry work takes a lot of effort.
All the best dear friends with LumberJocks.


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#1 posted 09-11-2012 12:17 AM

Your work, like wine, gets better with age my Friend…
Congratulations on a Wonderful Piece!!

-- Mike in Concord, NH---Unpleasant tasks are simply worthy challenges to improve skills.

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#2 posted 09-11-2012 12:33 AM

Ahh, it does look like a simple piece at first glance Dusan, and so it could be if it were cut simply.

You however, have cut it with feeling and many subtle shades of similar note and, like a well blended wine, the notes coalesce into a symphony of good taste and distinctive style.

You are the master. We are the students.

Thank you my friend.

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

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#3 posted 09-11-2012 12:38 AM

Beautifully done! It’s obvious that a lot of thought and care went into getting those highlights just right. Great job!

-- Bob, Potomac, MD

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Dennis Zongker

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#4 posted 09-11-2012 12:45 AM

A masterpiece!!! It’s always a pleasure to see your marquetry.

-- Dennis Zongker

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#5 posted 09-11-2012 01:58 AM

I can never get enough of your beautiful work, you always have an exceptional eye in your choice of woods!

-- Paul--- Creativity is allowing yourself to make mistakes. Art is knowing which ones to keep. — Scott Adams

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#6 posted 09-11-2012 02:02 AM

Excellent workmanship Dusan.

-- Grumpy - "Always look on the bright side of life"- Monty Python

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Mathew Nedeljko

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#7 posted 09-11-2012 03:35 AM

Dusan, thanks for sharing this with us, outstanding work as usual. Love the highlights and the detail that makes it come to life. Can you take a video of the finish going on? I would really like to see that pop. Is this going to be applied to a piece of furniture or just be framed as a wall hanging.

Again, truly outstanding work!

-- Aim high. Ride easy. Trust God. Neale Donald Walsch

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#8 posted 09-11-2012 05:05 AM

Another great piece. I love what you do.

-- John, Colorado's (Wooden Wizard)

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#9 posted 09-11-2012 11:40 AM

Another outstanding marquetry work. This was done with a knife wasn’t it?

-- Mike, an American living in Norway.

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#10 posted 09-11-2012 02:02 PM

Masterful indeed. Thank you for sharing your hard work and artistry. You inspire.

-- "Bordnerizing" perfectly good lumber for over a decade.

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#11 posted 09-11-2012 08:05 PM

Very exquisite work.

You are very talented.

-- Abbas, Castro Valley, CA

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#12 posted 09-11-2012 08:38 PM

My deepest gratitude to to your nice words.
It’s true my friends, and my dear Douglas that frequently inspires exactly your so beautiful interaction with work that I have done.

My dear Canadian friend, the creator of ships is now the creator of the brilliant marquetry work I must admit that the final effect of my new work and I owe the fact that I have been working a little bit drunk right wine. Hence perhaps – lovely symphony :)

Dear Nedeljko, my great hope is that this work will be incorporated in just one cask of wine growers (negotiations are ongoing ..), and I will certainly attach a photo!

Yes, dear stefang, precisely the scalpel tool that I use in making motive.


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#13 posted 09-12-2012 03:57 AM

I’ll drink to that!

-- Squeek!

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#14 posted 09-12-2012 04:24 AM


-- Ivan, Croatia, Wooddicted

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