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Forum topic by shipwright posted 04-01-2018 01:22 AM 1272 views 0 times favorited 51 replies Add to Favorites Watch
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shipwright

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04-01-2018 01:22 AM

Hi all. I have entered my Louis XIV jewellery box in a contest at woodworkers source. Tomorrow is the last day of voting and I am in the lead. I’m not actually really soliciting votes or anything :-) .... but if you’d like to check it out you can find the contest here:
https://www.woodworkerssource.com/blog/woodworking-projects/inlay-inset-and-includes-contest-voting/?utm_source=Woodworking+Contest+Participants&utm_campaign=02f2b390f8-EMAIL_CAMPAIGN_2018_03_27&utm_medium=email&utm_term=0_e0f38167fb-02f2b390f8-133349417&mc_cid=02f2b390f8&mc_eid=001c530e77
I wasn’t going to post this but the other competitors have been so I thought I might as well too.

Thanks!

-- Paul M ..............If God wanted us to have fiberglass boats he would have given us fibreglass trees. http://thecanadianschooloffrenchmarquetry.com/


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Dark_Lightning

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#1 posted 04-01-2018 01:30 AM

WOW, lotsa nice marquetry going on in there!

-- Random Orbital Nailer

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Joe Lyddon

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#2 posted 04-01-2018 01:32 AM

Beautiful stuff!

I have voted!

Thank you!

You stuff is really G R E A T !!

-- Have Fun! Joe Lyddon - Alta Loma, CA USA - Home: http://www.WoodworkStuff.net ... My Small Gallery: http://www.ncwoodworker.net/pp/showgallery.php?ppuser=1389&cat=500"

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#3 posted 04-01-2018 02:12 AM

I voted for you!

-- There are good ships and there are wood ships, the ships that sail the sea, but the best ships are friendships and may they always be. http://www.geraldlhunsucker.com/

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waho6o9

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#4 posted 04-01-2018 02:27 AM

A lot of strong work being displayed there, glad I could help out.

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#5 posted 04-01-2018 02:50 AM

You got my vote Paul!

-- The optimist says "the glass is half full". The pessimist says "the glass is half empty". The engineer says "the glass is twice as big as it needs to be"

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builtinbkyn

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#6 posted 04-01-2018 03:02 AM

Paul, all of the entries look great, but your jewelry box is on a level by itself. It’s just stunning. It’s worthy of recognition.

-- Bill, Yo!......in Brooklyn & Steel City :)

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#7 posted 04-01-2018 03:02 AM

Very cool stuff. Best of luck to you!

-- Live to tell the stories, they sound better that way.

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#8 posted 04-01-2018 03:49 AM

Thanks for sharing all this amazing work Paul. Looking at this gives me more inspiration in what I do. I gave my vote to what I thought was the best. Hope you walk out of there with more than a hat on your head.
Good luck.

-- Dave, Downers Grove, Il. -------- When you run out of ideas, start building your dreams.

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#9 posted 04-01-2018 03:50 AM

Paul you mentioned about the others posting for votes, but in looking at the other projects being voted on (which by the way all look good) I fell yours is by far the best anyways so you got my vote.

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Woodenwizard

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#10 posted 04-01-2018 03:58 AM

Good Luck Paul! Can’t imagine the work that went into your project as well as the others. There are some gifted people out there. Thanks for sharing this with us. I enjoyed looking at each project.

-- John, Colorado's (Wooden Wizard)

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Rich

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#11 posted 04-01-2018 04:10 AM

You got my vote, Paul. Beautiful box, BTW.

-- Half of what we read or hear about finishing is right. We just don’t know which half! — Bob Flexner

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#12 posted 04-01-2018 04:35 AM

Good luck Paul!
Your work, not only in this contest, is always exceptional!

-- "I never met a board I didn't like!"

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#13 posted 04-01-2018 04:47 AM

Best of the bunch!

-- Cau Haus Designs, Thomas J. Tieffenbacher

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#14 posted 04-01-2018 04:53 AM

Hey they only let me vote 1 time?

-- Lifting one end of the plank.

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#15 posted 04-01-2018 05:13 AM

Looking at all those entries made my day…. Outstanding.

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