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Forum topic by Jim Finn posted 07-01-2013 07:33 PM 2712 views 3 times favorited 12 replies Add to Favorites Watch
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Jim Finn

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07-01-2013 07:33 PM

Topic tags/keywords: oak mahogany walnut maple scroll saw drill press shaping sanding arts and crafts

This intarsia is one of two that I made this time. I stack cut walnut ,maple, and oak, each 1/2” thick. Interchanged the pieces to give contrasting colors . This way I made one cut that produced two finished images. The table I made seperately of Mahogany. About 80 pieces in each. I glued a backing of 1/8” Masonite and made two strap hangers from an old band saw blade. Acrylic spray finish. Fun project to cut , not so much fun sanding …...

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GrandpaLen

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#1 posted 07-01-2013 08:13 PM

What a beautiful project.

Very nice ‘Fit and Finish’.

Best Regards. – Grandpa Len,

-- Mother Nature should be proud of what you've done with her tree. - Len ...just north of a stone's throw from the oHIo, river that is, in So. Indiana.

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#2 posted 09-30-2013 03:52 PM

Beautiful work Jim,would you happen to have the Pattern?

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#3 posted 09-30-2013 03:57 PM

Absolutely beautiful! Out of curiosity, why didn’t you post this in “Projects”?

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#4 posted 09-30-2013 04:06 PM

That’s a nice piece of work, Jim.

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#5 posted 09-30-2013 10:00 PM

Maurv:..... I just did an image search on the Internet and found one I liked. I edited and sized it in a program called “Paint” . I used this to make my own pattern. I have decided that the next time I make this I will have less hands in it. They are tough to do and I do not think removing some of them will be a problem with the look of the overall project. Ninty-one days later and I still have one of them to sell.

-- Website is https://craftingcouple.com/

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Jim Finn

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#6 posted 09-30-2013 10:24 PM

Maurv:..... I just did an image search on the Internet and found one I liked. I edited and sized it in a program called “Paint” . I used this to make my own pattern. I have decided that the next time I make this I will have less hands in it. They are tough to do and I do not think removing some of them will be a problem with the look of the overall project. Ninty-one days later and I still have one of them to sell. Hillbilly:... I put this in the Scrollsaw forum because that is the tool I used to make it.

-- Website is https://craftingcouple.com/

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#7 posted 09-30-2013 10:28 PM

Wonderful work Jim a outstanding piece, art that anyone would love to have.

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#8 posted 09-30-2013 11:08 PM

Beautiful project Jim, thanks for posting.

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#9 posted 10-14-2013 02:56 AM

Jim, beautiful work again!

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#10 posted 10-21-2013 10:09 PM

wow….is all i can say….never tried intarsia…..certainly on my to do list…..amazing!!!!!

bob

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#11 posted 01-08-2014 07:12 AM

Very nice work Jim.

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#12 posted 01-08-2014 07:51 AM

Amazing. I’m in awe.

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