3D Intarsia Making A Lighthouse
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Lighthouse The woods listed are given only as a guide.Use whatever woods that are available to you and that provide the required contrast.Although this is a 3D intarsia, like any other intarsia design, it can still be made with a backing if you prefer.
The advantage to 3D intarsia is that the intarsia isn't limited to wall mounting alone, but can be displayed on a table, on its own stand, on an easel, or even hung in a window.Instructions Transfer the pattern onto tracing paper, making sure to include the grain direction arrows.
The tracing paper allows you to see the grain of the wood as you mark your pieces.Select the piece of wood for the lower shore, then, using the traced pattern and transfer paper, mark and cut it to shape (using a bandsaw or scroll saw).
Sand the edges with an oscillating spindle sander or a sanding drum mounted in a drill press.Ensure that the edges are square.Square perpendicular edges are essential for the pieces to fit correctly.After the edges are sanded, make sure you remove the 'burr' from the underside of the piece with sandpaper or a bow sander.
This allows the piece to...