Marquetry School #5: Level one Day Two, Self Portraits

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Blog entry by shipwright posted 06-08-2016 01:11 AM 1860 reads 0 times favorited 17 comments Add to Favorites Watch
« Part 4: CSFM: New Class, New Students, New Facebook Presence Part 5 of Marquetry School series Part 6: Level One Class is a Wrap »

A few photos from today at CSFM. We’re all still having a good time.

Thanks for looking in


-- Paul M ..............If God wanted us to have fiberglass boats he would have given us fibreglass trees.

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#1 posted 06-08-2016 01:19 AM

The smiles say it all. Wonderful!!!

-- John, British Columbia, Canada

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#2 posted 06-08-2016 01:26 AM

Hoping the smiles keep expanding!

-- Cau Haus Designs, Thomas J. Tieffenbacher

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#3 posted 06-08-2016 01:30 AM

Great to see people enjoying the learning process Paul

-- > It takes a long time to become a child - Picasso <

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#4 posted 06-08-2016 01:39 AM

Wow that’s some really nice work they got going there, and having fun doing it too!

-- There's a hundred ways to do anything, alot depends on the tools at hand.

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#5 posted 06-08-2016 02:19 AM

Great work! Looks like everyone enjoyed the project.

-- Anna

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#6 posted 06-08-2016 02:47 AM

Very cool. Looks like you’re off to a great start, Paul! Congrats!

-- Bob, Potomac, MD

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#7 posted 06-08-2016 04:56 AM


We’re glad you can do this one-on-one. Your blogs have always been extremely informative so we know you must also be an excellent classroom, hands-on teacher. It’s good to see the art of marquetry being passed on.


-- Jesus is the ONLY reason for ANY season.

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#8 posted 06-08-2016 05:39 AM


You and your students are WINNERS!

All of you Have it!

Y’all will never forget this experience!

Thank you for sharing!

Keep it up!

-- Have Fun! Joe Lyddon - Alta Loma, CA USA - Home: ... My Small Gallery:"

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#9 posted 06-08-2016 06:11 AM

Thanks for posting these happy people from your class. the portraits like so life like. See they are using your new tools you manufactured and posted earlier. well done.

-- "It is only a silly question if it is not asked" Don,New Zealand

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#10 posted 06-08-2016 11:53 AM

Marquetery selfies! Looks like everyone is enjoying themselves.

-- Mike, an American living in Norway.

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#11 posted 06-08-2016 02:02 PM

Wonderful Paul,
Looks like you have a good time and make great results.
Best thoughts,

-- MAD F, the fanatical rhykenologist and vintage architect. Democraticwoodworking.

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#12 posted 06-08-2016 03:43 PM

You can tell these people are are happy and all smiles. Its impressive to go thru the progress of putting your Face in Wood and it actually look like YOU! Great job guys

-- ~ Guy Woodward, Pflugerville Texas

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#13 posted 06-08-2016 04:23 PM

That is amazing Paul. Great work! When I’m rich I’ll have to schedule a vacation/class combo.

-- I never finish anyth

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#14 posted 06-09-2016 10:34 AM

Fantastic Paul.

-- Dr. Ken, Florida - Durch harte arbeit werden Träume wahr.

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#15 posted 06-09-2016 11:54 PM

Wow, you can be very proud of your students.!!

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

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