LumberJocks

Monticello Won

  • Advertise with us

« back to Coffee Lounge forum

Forum topic by wdkits1 posted 09-14-2009 02:14 PM 827 views 0 times favorited 13 replies Add to Favorites Watch
View wdkits1's profile

wdkits1

215 posts in 2358 days


09-14-2009 02:14 PM

Hi everyone
Just got the results from the NC Woodworkers 2010 Calender contest and it appears that my rendition of Thomas Jefferson’s Monticello won the spot for artistic scroll saw work. Very excited to say the least as there was a lot of excellent talent displayed.

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


13 replies so far

View mmh's profile

mmh

3640 posts in 2727 days


#1 posted 09-14-2009 02:27 PM

Beautifully done! Now this should be displayed proudly.

-- "They who dream by day are cognizant of many things which escape those who dream only by night." ~ Edgar Allan Poe

View CharlieM1958's profile

CharlieM1958

16056 posts in 3223 days


#2 posted 09-14-2009 03:39 PM

Impressive!

-- Charlie M. "Woodworking - patience = firewood"

View kolwdwrkr's profile

kolwdwrkr

2821 posts in 2595 days


#3 posted 09-14-2009 04:00 PM

it deserves the spot for sure.

-- ~ Inspiring those who inspire me ~

View Scott Bryan's profile

Scott Bryan

27251 posts in 2827 days


#4 posted 09-14-2009 04:44 PM

Great job, Mike. This definitely needs to be put on display.

-- Challenges are what make life interesting; overcoming them is what makes life meaningful- Joshua Marine

View spanky46's profile

spanky46

986 posts in 2395 days


#5 posted 09-14-2009 05:08 PM

Very special Mike!

-- spanky46 -- Never enough clamps...Never enough tools...Never enough time.

View Charles Maxwell's profile

Charles Maxwell

1040 posts in 2812 days


#6 posted 09-14-2009 07:01 PM

Outstanding! A very timely work. Thanks.

-- Max the "night janitor" at www.hardwoodclocks.com

View john's profile

john

2338 posts in 3386 days


#7 posted 09-14-2009 07:06 PM

Congrats on a great job !! Lots of great people on NCwoodworkers !

-- John in Belgrave (Website) http://www.extremebirdhouse.com , http://www.facebook.com/group.php?gid=112698715866

View cabinetmaster's profile

cabinetmaster

10874 posts in 2563 days


#8 posted 09-15-2009 01:26 AM

Great job Mike. Now I need to be sure and get one of those calendars. Do you know where they will be available at?

-- Jerry--A man can never have enough tools or clamps

View Innovator's profile

Innovator

3584 posts in 2418 days


#9 posted 09-15-2009 02:10 AM

Congratulations Mike, it looks fantastic. You should be very proud!

-- Whether You Think You Can or You Think You Can't, YOU ARE RIGHT!!!

View wdkits1's profile

wdkits1

215 posts in 2358 days


#10 posted 09-15-2009 02:48 AM

Thanks everyone for the comments.There is a lot of talent in the NC group so I feel honored for my art to be chosen for the calender. To Jerry—I am sure that the calender will be offered through the NC Woodworkers site.

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

View a1Jim's profile

a1Jim

113641 posts in 2582 days


#11 posted 09-15-2009 02:51 AM

Well deserved congrats beautiful art fantastic workmanship.

-- http://artisticwoodstudio.com Custom furniture

View TopamaxSurvivor's profile

TopamaxSurvivor

16241 posts in 2681 days


#12 posted 09-15-2009 07:33 AM

WOW!! looks like the real deal :-))

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

View Karson's profile

Karson

34977 posts in 3405 days


#13 posted 09-15-2009 08:04 AM

Very beautiful. Nice job and congratulations.

-- I've been blessed with a father who liked to tinker in wood, and a wife who lets me tinker in wood. Southern Delaware soon moving to Virginia karsonwm@gmail.com †

Have your say...

You must be signed in to reply.

DISCLAIMER: Any posts on LJ are posted by individuals acting in their own right and do not necessarily reflect the views of LJ. LJ will not be held liable for the actions of any user.

Latest Projects | Latest Blog Entries | Latest Forum Topics

HomeRefurbers.com