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Hi Everyone
This is a photo of a little Cherry Plaque that I did for a client.
Cherry plaque is 8” x 10”. The recess for the intarsia was made using a template and a small hinge mortice router bit. The wording was laser engraved
Fun little project.
Woods used; Background-Australian Lacewood, White- Holly, Pink-African Pink Ivory, Green-Argentinian Lignum Vitae, Limb-Peruvian Walnut, Black- Gabon Ebony,Yellow- SA Pau Amarillo

-- Mike --http://www.custommade.com/by/mikemathieu/





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DanielP

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#1 posted 04-04-2014 02:11 PM

very nice! Intarsia projects seem to me to be under appreciated on this forum, but this one has great appeal.

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helluvawreck

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#2 posted 04-04-2014 02:44 PM

This is very nice.

helluvawreck aka Charles
http://woodworkingexpo.wordpress.com

-- If a man does not keep pace with his companions, perhaps it is because he hears a different drummer. Let him step to the music which he hears, however measured or far away. Henry David Thoreau

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#3 posted 04-05-2014 06:46 AM

Awsome beautiful work, amaizing details, so funny.

-- Ivan, Croatia, Wooddicted

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Robsshop

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#4 posted 04-05-2014 02:58 PM

I can’t let my wife see this or I will be thrusted into the craft of intarsia pronto! Nice work.

-- Rob,Gaithersburg,MD,One mans trash is another mans wood shop treasure ! ;-)

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#5 posted 04-05-2014 03:01 PM

Very nice work and a charming idea.

-- http://artisticwoodstudio.com Custom furniture

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Fishinbo

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#6 posted 04-09-2014 02:02 PM

That’s a wonderful memento for the special event. The owls look adorable and the wood combo is beautiful. Great job!

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Roger

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#7 posted 04-22-2014 12:03 PM

Very playful, very nice. Congrats to the new parents, and Grndparents.

-- Roger from KY. Work/Play/Travel Safe. Kentuk55@bellsouth.net

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