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Picture made from tree bark.
BOYS' LIFE Jul 1964 (v.54#7) pg. 62

Cotton Tails wooden intarsia picture features a pair of rabbits beside a rail fence and surrounded by tulips.
CANADIAN WORKSHOP Apr 1992 (v.15#7) pg. 28

Painted Desert wood applique picture inspired by a 1994 Readers' Digest illustration. Features include the Sun, towering buttes, cactus flower, Indian figure, and billowing clouds.
CHIP CHATS Jul-Aug 1996 (v.43#4) pg. 44

How to make marquetry pictures. Patterns and instructions included for three pictures: roses, an owl in a tree, and a windmill set against a hill country landscape.
DECORATING & CRAFT IDEAS Sep 1977 (v.8#7) pg. 72, 65

Sculptural inlay. Three-dimensional images in wood. Combine shaped pieces of wood up to 1" thick into sculptured pictures.
FINE WOODWORKING #51 Mar-Apr 1985 pg. 66

Perspective in marquetry. Renaissance work inspires contemporary maker. How to create three-dimensional images in two-dimensional marquetry pictures.
FINE WOODWORKING #53 Jul-Aug 1985 pg. 34

Relief-carving. Tricking the eye to create a different perspective. Advice on preparing the drawing, preparing the stock, carving, and finishing.
FINE WOODWORKING #77 Jul-Aug 1989 pg. 78

Painted parquet block picture features an elephant with a rider.
McCALLS NEEDLEWORK & CRAFTS Aug 1990 (v.35#4) pg. 48, 92

Band saw art. Cut out simple line drawings transfered onto wood, then assemble those pieces into a picture.
MECHANIX ILLUSTRATED #667 Dec 1983 (v.79) pg. 48

Photos illustrate 28 steps to good inlay pictures.
NATIONAL CARVERS REVIEW Spring-Summer 1979 (v.10#2) pg. 24

How to make inlay pictures in wood veneers.
NATIONAL CARVERS REVIEW Fall 1979 (v.10#3) pg. 14

Marquetry, a difficult art made easier. Get started in this woodcraft by beginning with a kit. Photos show step-by-step assembly of the picture.
POPULAR MECHANICS Dec 1974 (v.142#6) pg. 88

If these walls could talk. Using intarsia and marquetry techniques to fabricate unique wooden pictures. Includes plans for eight smiling white teeth in a wooden frame.
POPULAR WOODWORKING #108 May 1999 (v.19#2) pg. 62, Insert

Intarsia still life. Cat-in-the-window wooden mosaic features a cat cozied up to a vase of flowers as viewed through a four-pane window frame. Overall dimensions: 17" wide, 22" tall, 2" deep.
WEEKEND WOODWORKING (PROJECTS) #17 Sep 1990 (v.3#5) pg. 18
Added Info WEEKEND WOODWORKING (PROJECTS) #19 Jan 1991 (v.4#1) pg. 28

Rocking horse wall hanging. Artwork from common lath strips. A jigsaw puzzle cut from the middle of edge-joined lath strips is painted, reinserted, and framed with other lath strips.
WEEKEND WOODWORKING (PROJECTS) #27 May 1992 (v.5#3) pg. 14

"Covered Bridge in Madison County" lath-art project.
WEEKEND WOODWORKING (PROJECTS) #49 Jan 1996 (v.9#1) pg. 10, Insert

Desert daybreak wall hanging is fabricated from several layers of colored woods. It depicts a sunrise from behind hills and mesas and set against a cloud-filled sky. Measures 32"x11".
WOOD MAGAZINE #8 Dec 1985 (v.2#6) pg. 72

Petal-powered wall hanging. Scroll saw picture (9"x9") of a hummingbird gathering nectar from a flower.
WOOD MAGAZINE #34 Apr 1990 (v.7#2) pg. 58

Nature-In-The-Round scroll saw project features a hummingbird hovering before three flowers. It is designed to stand on a display stand or to be hung in a window.
WOOD MAGAZINE #40 Jan 1991 (v.8#1) pg. 66

A 3-D Winter Wonderland scene to scroll saw features children skating on a mirror pond, building a snowman, and sledding against a backdrop of evergreens.
WOOD MAGAZINE #49 Jan 1992 (v.9#1) pg. 62

Tumbling-Block wall hanging. Diamond-shaped pieces making up the design are cut from cedar and then painted to enhance the quilt-like design. The circular block motif is set off with a circular mat and framed with a simple 12"-square wooden frame.
WOOD MAGAZINE #65 Nov 1993 (v.10#8) pg. 68

Wetlands visitors. Lath-art project features 5 Canadian geese along the edge of a pond behind some willow branches.
WOOD MAGAZINE #68 Feb 1994 (v.11#2) pg. 52

Back-road beauty. Scroll saw this 9"x12" 3-D farm scene containing a horse, foal, trees, tractor, farm house, etc.
WOOD MAGAZINE #89 Aug 1996 (v.13#5) pg. 64, Insert

Quail country scene. A scroll sawn picture of two quail includes feathers outlined with scroll cuts and a background of branches. It is set into a wooden frame to complete the picture.
WOOD MAGAZINE #120 Winter 1999 (v.16#9) pg. 37, Insert

The knothole gang. This intarsia project features the faces of two raccoons peeking out from a hole in a tree.
WOODWORKER'S JOURNAL May-Jun 1992 (v.16#3) pg. 54

Monarch of the woodlands. An eight-point buck head-and-shoulders wood intarsia is 27" tall.
WOODWORKER'S JOURNAL Jan-Feb 1995 (v.19#1) pg. 41

Wall hanging uses rough-sawn lath and acrylic paint to depict a country house.
WORKBENCH Apr-May 1992 (v.48#2) pg. 70