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    This was the hidden forrest I did from Judy Gale Roberts patterns. I think there was about 580 pieces. the wood involved was popular,cherry,walnut,aspen red cedar,white cedar,maple,western red cedar,red oak,and wenge.
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  • #2
    How long did you work on that piece Brent? Are the intricate intarsia patterns what you most enjoy?

    I don't think I could focus on one project that long... I believe it takes a huge committment. You should be proud.

    Take care
    Toni
    Last edited by Back2Jake; 08-01-2006, 11:10 PM.

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    • #3
      Brent - That is a beautiful project. And I agree with Toni though it is one of my dreams to complete an Intarsia project and can only continue to dream of it turning out that nice. Commitment, time involved, I don't think I have the attention span required for a project like that!? ~Paul

      Paul S.

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      • #4
        AWESOME!!! You do great work! keep on posting! dale
        Dale w/ yella saws

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        • #5
          Great job Brent, what Dale said, AWESOME!
          Bill
          Delta P-20

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          • #6
            Brent

            wow....great job.... let me add my AWESOME as well.....
            Pete Ripaldi

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            • #7
              It's a magnificent panel. Well done !

              Gill
              There is no opinion, however absurd, which men will not readily embrace as soon as they can be brought to the conviction that it is readily adopted.
              (Schopenhauer, Die Kunst Recht zu Behalten)

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              • #8
                how long

                The hidden forest took me about 4 months to finish. Of coarse i did not work on it every day.The enjoyment to sit at my saw allows me to think of the blessing the lord has done. When I work on a special project for somebody I think about how much I love that person and what they meant in my life.The time in the shop takes me away from the rat race and the struggles of life. I love the hobbies of working with wood. I guess since I was just a small child being around tools have inspired my desire.I love projects to do for my kids like building a wood fence are redoing a bath room are building patio what ever it is.People at work can"t understand why I like to work. But I see it as a enjoyment.

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                • #9
                  That is a beautiful piece of work Brent!
                  Kevin
                  Scrollsaw Patterns Online
                  Making holes in wood with an EX-30, Craftsman 16" VS, Dremel 1680 and 1671

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                  • #10
                    Hi Brent,

                    Nice work...
                    AND
                    nice philosophy about work

                    Regards,
                    Marcel
                    http://marleb.com
                    DW788. -Have fun in the shop or it isn't a hobby anymore.

                    NOTE: No trees were killed in the sending of this message, but a large number of electrons were terribly inconvenienced.

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                    • #11
                      I can't say it any better than Marcel.
                      Beautiful work!!
                      Rolf
                      RBI G4 26 Hawk, EX 16 with Pegas clamps, Nova 1624 DVR XP
                      Philosophy "I don't know that I can't, therefore I can"
                      Proud Member of the Long Island Woodworkers Club
                      And the Long Island Scrollsaw Association

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