Illusions Part II

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I have found that I need to be more careful & choose wood that has a straighter grain and probably using the same species of wood but from different trees or board. Has anyone done this before that might shed a new light.

-- Good, Better, Best--Never let it rest---Always make your Good be Better & your Better Best

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#1 posted 11-29-2013 06:03 PM

Nice work, and looks great…. Always fun to see what cutting board patterns that are out there. Well done.

-- Ken, "Everyday above ground is a good day!"

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#2 posted 11-29-2013 06:16 PM

Really cool sir.

-- Mother Nature created it, I just assemble it.

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#3 posted 11-29-2013 06:35 PM

Very cool another winner.

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#4 posted 11-29-2013 06:35 PM

Straight grain sure makes a difference. I have used Douglas Fir to great effect for this kind of thing

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#5 posted 11-29-2013 09:07 PM

That is one awesome board lizardhead. I love the design!

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#6 posted 11-29-2013 09:58 PM

I have never tried that before, but would like to. Did you make one long piece with the angles cut and glued together and then slice it or were those made from individual pieces in each small square?

Cheers, Jim

-- Jim Jakosh.....Practical Wood Products...........Learn something new every day!! Variety is the Spice of Life!!

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#7 posted 11-29-2013 11:08 PM

That is freakin’ cool.

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#8 posted 11-29-2013 11:36 PM

Now THAT is an illusion!!

I thought is WAS some kind of like thimble box display. You did great on this.

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#9 posted 11-29-2013 11:59 PM

Very cool board…....

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#10 posted 11-30-2013 12:48 AM

This boards sure has depth to it, very nice. Wood selection is very important for any project.

-- If you believe you can or can not do a thing, you are correct.

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#11 posted 11-30-2013 12:58 AM

Very nice, I Love the illusion. How much for one of these.

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#12 posted 11-30-2013 01:27 AM

Directly to my favorites ! Awesome job on this board : )

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#13 posted 11-30-2013 01:38 AM

Jim Earl: That board is sold I get $60 bucks for it, but that was not enough, $80 bucks next time.

-- Good, Better, Best--Never let it rest---Always make your Good be Better & your Better Best

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#14 posted 11-30-2013 02:11 AM

Looks great. Very effective illusion.

-- "A man may conduct himself well in both adversity and good fortune, but if you want to test his character, give him power." - Abraham Lincoln

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#15 posted 11-30-2013 04:44 AM

This is really cool. Great job

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