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Project by deon posted 234 days ago 1159 views 6 times favorited 11 comments Add to Favorites Watch

Olive mohogany and oak on a two layer criss cross laminate of mogany. Each layer about 7 mm.

-- Dreaming patterns





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cajunpen

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#1 posted 234 days ago

Deon, I wish my mind worked like yours ;-) You seem to come up with great patterns, I really like this one.

-- Bill - "Suit yourself and let the rest be pleased." http://www.cajunpen.com/

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TopamaxSurvivor

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#2 posted 234 days ago

Awesome pattern and work!

-- "some old things are lovely, warm still with life ... of the forgotten men who made them." - D.H. Lawrence

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jaykaypur

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#3 posted 234 days ago

Unbelievable design and workmanship. This is just an exquisite board.

-- Use it up, Wear it out --------------- Make it do, Or do without!

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bobasaurus

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#4 posted 234 days ago

Very nice work. I have no idea how you fit the rings together so well, and the segments add another degree of complexity. The center grain is really neat.

-- Allen, Colorado

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TopamaxSurvivor

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#5 posted 234 days ago

Any problems with different rates of expansions and contractions with face and end grans glued together?

-- "some old things are lovely, warm still with life ... of the forgotten men who made them." - D.H. Lawrence

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Monte Pittman

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#6 posted 234 days ago

Very beautiful work.

-- Mother Nature created it, I just assemble it. - It's not ability that we often lack, but the patience to use our ability

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Withers

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#7 posted 234 days ago

now thats something you dont see everyday, very well done indeed my friend. now how did you get such perfect rings?

-- If you love what you do, you'll never work a day in your life

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deon

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#8 posted 233 days ago

Hi guys
Thanks for your interest
The wood I used is all quite ancient and therefore there is no problem of contraction. As far as fitting the rings together there are no tricks, just a lot of patience. It took me about 50 hours to do this one. Out here where I live time has little value. Passion counts a lot

-- Dreaming patterns

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edward60

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#9 posted 232 days ago

Beautiful work. I like your projects with olive , it has inimitable in its beauty wood grain. And time has little value if you love that you make.

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Fishinbo

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#10 posted 230 days ago

That’s awesome! Gorgeous and unique design and patterns. It’s like an artwork. Excellent job!

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a1Jim

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#11 posted 230 days ago

Unique and beautiful,it would be great to see a blog on how you built it.

-- http://artisticwoodstudio.com Custom furniture

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