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This is my latest marquetry project. My Grandson is a big fan of Mickey so this is for his room.
-- John, Colorado's (Wooden Wizard)
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#1 posted 02-16-2013 03:49 AM
Very cool John
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#2 posted 02-16-2013 03:53 AM
I love it John, It’s cartoon marquetry week.Well done.
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#3 posted 02-16-2013 12:14 PM
Lovely work. Your grandson must have been thrilled.
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#4 posted 02-16-2013 02:29 PM
Years ago we used to go to DisneyWorld 6 or 8 times a year. I started collecting some Micky pieces. Here’s one of the cells the wife bought me one year for my birthday. Yours is Excellent. You captured him very well.
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#5 posted 02-16-2013 03:30 PM
also tried my hand at cartoon marquetry.Sons girlfriend loves E’ore
-- Bill in Mich
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#6 posted 02-16-2013 06:54 PM
As always John such great craftsmanship and wonderful color selection. I am in awe of your talent. I am sure it will be well received.
-- Max "Desperado", Salt Lake City, UT
#7 posted 02-16-2013 08:03 PM
Nice job on E’ore there Bill
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#10 posted 02-16-2013 09:12 PM
That looks just great John…did you dye the veneers yourself?
Thanks for sharing with us.
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#11 posted 02-16-2013 10:03 PM
Thanks everyone for the kind words. It was a fun little project.
Mat – No I picked up the dyed veneer from B&B Rare Woods. at www.wood-veneers.com
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#12 posted 02-16-2013 11:46 PM
What a lucky grandson! Nicely done John.
-- On the eighth day God was back in His woodworking shop! Lenny, East Providence, RI
#13 posted 02-17-2013 12:27 AM
Hey Lenny; Yeah, right now he thinks it is great. But I can just see him at 16 saying to his buddies, “want to come up to my room and see my mickey mouse” :)
#14 posted 02-17-2013 12:33 AM
John.. are you KIDDING? When he gets older he may put it away and tell folks that it’s “Too babyish” but I’ll bet he’s gonna keep that thing Fo’EVA!
And I’d also bet that he passes it down down to HIS Grandchild one day
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#15 posted 02-17-2013 07:29 PM
very nicely done !!! really looks great !!!
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