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Project by Christopher Corveleyn posted 10-24-2012 02:59 PM 1800 views 2 times favorited 11 comments Add to Favorites Watch

This is an intarsia design by Kathy Wise that uses American Black Walnut, Wenge, Maple, Yellow Heart, Red Heart, Aspen, tiger wood and Ebony. My wife’s favorite piece and she won’t let me sell it.

-- Chris from New Jersey

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#1 posted 10-24-2012 03:01 PM

Wow! that’s really really….beautiful.

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#2 posted 10-24-2012 03:05 PM

Very cool love it.

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#3 posted 10-24-2012 03:08 PM

That is so cute! :)

-- "someone has to be wounded for others to be saved, someone has to sacrifice for others to feel happiness, someone has to die so others could live"

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#4 posted 10-24-2012 04:26 PM

Just seen this and the beagle design in a book I have checked out from the library. Very nice job.

-- Darn thing doesn't fit! Where's my hammer?

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#5 posted 10-24-2012 04:31 PM

Looked at ALL your pieces. Outstanding caftsmanship! Choice of woods, grain direction and color make the piece! Even if someone else provided a pattern , you produced the work.

I’m with your wife on this one.. lol!

-- Cau Haus Designs, Thomas J. Tieffenbacher

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#6 posted 10-24-2012 04:33 PM

Did you hand carve or use a router on the tail?

-- Cau Haus Designs, Thomas J. Tieffenbacher

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#7 posted 10-24-2012 04:54 PM

You do great work.

-- Peter, A man convinced against his will is of the same opinion still.

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#8 posted 10-24-2012 09:35 PM

wow!awesome job!

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#9 posted 10-25-2012 03:04 AM

Very nice work. My wife would like that she loves raccoons.

-- Craig, Waterloo,IA

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#10 posted 11-07-2012 11:40 PM

Thanks all for your kind comments. DocSavage45…The tail was carved with a rotary disc tool to get the grooves.

-- Chris from New Jersey

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#11 posted 11-08-2012 02:13 AM


-- Cau Haus Designs, Thomas J. Tieffenbacher

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