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Custom Intarsia Keepsake Box #1: The Subject

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Blog entry by wdkits1 posted 349 days ago 618 reads 0 times favorited 3 comments Add to Favorites Watch
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Hi Everyone
A few of you have expressed interest in seeing how I create the small Intarsia that I do on the tops of my boxes.This project will not be too extreme but will give you a good idea of how I work with cutting, shaping and fitting some of the tiny pieces that I work with.
This is an anniversary gift box and will allow me to use a couple of new techniques that I have been wanting to try out.
I will begin by showing the subject photo supplied by my client to use as the Intarsia on the top of the box
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Stay Tuned—The fun has just begun

-- Mike --www.midlothianwoodworks.com



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#1 posted 348 days ago

Mike,

Lookin’ forward to this one.

Work Safely and have Fun. – 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 348 days ago

We’ll be watching,

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

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#3 posted 347 days ago

I’ll be following along also

-- Roger from KY. Work/Play/Travel Safe. Kentuk55@bellsouth.net

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