Woodworking inspiration from Rome

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Forum topic by Martin Sojka posted 10-28-2006 05:54 PM 4008 views 0 times favorited 5 replies Add to Favorites Watch
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Martin Sojka

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10-28-2006 05:54 PM

Hey Jocks,

I’ve recently spent few days in Rome, Italy. It’s the city with very specific atmosphere.. history is mixed with modern lifestyle everywhere you look. Definitely recommended visit.

And during my visit in Vatican I captured nice woodworking pieces for you to enjoy:

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Dick, & Barb Cain

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#1 posted 10-28-2006 06:48 PM

Hey Martin,
Beautiful, I don’t think I’ll ever get there, so thanks for showing us. I’m glad you had a nice safe journey.

-- -** You are never to old to set another goal or to dream a new dream ****************** Dick, & Barb Cain, Hibbing, MN.

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Martin Sojka

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#2 posted 10-29-2006 05:05 PM

Glad you like the photos, Dick.

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#3 posted 10-30-2006 04:25 PM

Martin, great pic’s, thanks for sharing. Have been to Rome many times, the place is just full of woodworking inspiration. Always makes me wonder how they did it and how long did it take? Especially considering lack of machines as we know them.

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#4 posted 10-30-2006 04:34 PM

Martin … Absolutely beautiful. Dido with Dick, don’t think I would ever get there. Not sure I will ever get to that kind of craftsmanship either, but as long as you post photos like these we can always be inspired to take that next challenge and lift ourselves up to the next level. Thanks Martin

-- Joel Tille

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#5 posted 10-30-2006 10:48 PM

Amazing stuff Martin! The oldest building around my part of America is only about a 100 years old and we ripped most of those down! Nice to see some real woodworking history.

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