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    I found an image of a horse head on line and made this intarsia image of it. It is made of Oak, Pine, Mahogany, Mesquite and Ebony and is 21" tall I used 1/4" ply for backer board and made a hanger for it of old band saw blade. The woods are all 3/8" thick. I used a spray can from Walmart "triple Thick Glaze" as a finish.
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    Hegner Polymax- 3,Hegner Multimax-3,
    "No PHD, just a DD 214"

  • #2
    Terrific use of the wood colors Jim!
    ---Joel; Central MD...rookie empter nester and getting back into woodworking!

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    • #3
      Very nice Jim!
      Jerry
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      • #4
        You did a very nice job.
        DeWalt 788

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        • #5
          Very well done, Jim. Love the use of color and grain. And the well-placed knots are quite nice. You proved that knotty can be nice.
          Mtnman Jim

          taking life as it comes and trying to make the best of it

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          • #6
            nice work jim,
            well done..........
            not doing much
            and busy doing it


            having fun making sawdust.


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            • #7
              Jim, it's beautiful! I love the colors plus I'm partial to horses. I just love them.

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              • #8
                Beautiful Jim. I wish you guys would quit posting pix of these. If you keep it up I'm gonna have to try it and I've got so many irons in the fire now I feel like the Ponderosa at branding time.
                GREAT WORK
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