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PUZZLES

All puzzles are cut with a scroll saw. Many take hours to complete which includes designing, sanding, cutting, sanding and painting. Image puzzles are much easier to prepare!
SOLD PUZZLES
Texture plus
$0 (SOLD)
Description: It took me a while but I have created another textured puzzle. Quite a bit of work involved since each piece is textured and stained/painted individually. My estimate is about 20 hours for this puzzle. If anyone is interested in a textured puzzle please contact me since this one is no longer availab
Materials: Water based stains mixed with acrylic paint, triple thick glaze finish.
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Bluesy heart
$60 (SOLD)
Description: Hearts with curls series, shades of blue. What can I say about a blue heart? 58 pieces.
Materials: Acrylic paints, ttg.
Difficulty: 
 
Flowing Reversible
$150 (SOLD)
Description: Stained on one side, painted on the other, can you flip it over? A slight influence by Diana Kaiser on this puzzle as well.
Materials: Acrylic paint, water based stain, water based polyurethane. Wooden jigsaw puzzle.
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Heart
$250 (SOLD)
Description: Lovers and cardiac patients adore hearts. This one was dumpped during an art show and a piece disappeared. I have replaced the piece and intentionally left the color slightly different. History!
Materials: Acrylic paint, epoxy. Wooden jigsaw puzzle.
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the oval office
$50 (SOLD)
Description: Something a little different, double sided, many oval shapes, took me between and hour to hour and a half to assemble. 55 pieces
Materials: Acrylic paints, ttg.
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square spiral
$300 (SOLD)
Description: This piece had such beauty in the natural wood that I couldn't bear to cover it up. Since I have an affair with the spiral puzzle piece I decided to square one of, sort of. 203 pieces
Materials: Stains. ttg.
Difficulty: 
 
the bubble maker
$125 (SOLD)
Description: The bubbles are coming from the cone below, centers have a common thread. Also 4 detailed pieces, the cone and the pink connector at the top. 56 pieces
Materials: Acrylic paints,ttg.
Difficulty: 
 
Inner works
$100 (SOLD)
Description: You might say why so much for a 15 piece puzzle? This is one of my favorite creations. Influence? Diana Kaiser, beautiful use of blending paints and puzzles.
Materials: Acrylic paints, ttg.
Difficulty: 
 
Flowertower of hearts
$50 (SOLD)
Description: A vine or flower of hearts to make you happy. 62 pieces
Materials: Acrylic paints.
Difficulty: 
 
Pair of hearts
$80 (SOLD)
Description: A pair of colorful hearts. Individually $50 but the pair can be had for just $80.
Materials: Acrylic paints, ttg.
Difficulty: 
 
spiral without an edge
$250 (SOLD)
Description: I like the idea of a borderless puzzle. This is what I have come up with, a puzzle in which the exterior and interior pieces are very similar. If you look closely, you can see the spiral shape. 219 pieces.
Materials: Water based stains, acrylics, polyurethane.
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Captain Hook's Star
$80 (SOLD)
Description: A wood burned helices hide among the dots and dashes, many hook pieces, knobby star with the knob pieces being cut similar. 92 pieces. 9 inches tip to tip.
Materials: Interference paints, wood burning, polyurethane.
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Golden brown mushroom
$300 (SOLD)
Description: A puzzle that never got photographed? Thanks Washington Post and more precisely Ben Tankersly for taking this photo. Originally a doodle, cut in 3/8 inch plywood with many spiral pieces, approximately 11 x 11 inches.
Materials: Water-based stains, some acrylic paint, polyurethane.
Difficulty: 
 
Native American
$150 (SOLD)
Description: Here is something different in my puzzle creations. I purchased a graphicsfactory.com image, enlarged it and traced around the edges on wood. After appropriate sanding I stained the facial area and painted the rest with acrylic paint. Finally I cut it into 161 pieces. It is finished with a couple of
Materials: Acrylic paint, water-based stain and polyurethane
Difficulty: 
 
Horseshoes - 354 pieces
$0 (SOLD)
Description: A very colorful puzzle based on several "horseshoe shaped" pieces. Total piece count is 354 and each was painted individually. Many nice shapes, beautiful puzzle.
Materials: Acrylic paint, triple thick glaze finish.
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The heart of the spiral
$200 (SOLD)
Description: Originally a doodle and it very closely resembles this doodle. A large spiral appears in a losse heart shape.
Materials: Water based stains, triple thick glaze finish.
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Sword
$300 (SOLD)
Description: Double sided sword (doble edge?) 172 piece puzzle cut in Cocobolo wood with nice contrasting coloration. Can be picked up and held vertically from the blade point or from the handle.
Materials: Wenge wood, polyurethane. Wooden Jigsaw puzzle.
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Zip butterfly
$75
Description: A zipper cut butterfly.
Materials: acrylic paint
Difficulty: 
 
Cactus - 117 pieces
$250 (SOLD)
Description: I've heard that cactus' grow out west so I could only use my imagination to create one of my own. Of course my is a potted variety.
Materials: Acrylic paint with ttg finish.
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Heart that curls inside
$75 (SOLD)
Description: The border of this heart curls inside. The pieces have roughly heart shaped connectors. The word love appears in interference paint.
Materials: Acrylic paint, interference paint, polyurethane.
Difficulty: 
 
Nine Hearts
$400 (SOLD)
Description: Puzzles within a puzzle. Nine heart puzzles in a larger heart puzzles. Made from 3/8 inch birch plywood and stained with various stains. Each puzzle has different shapes. Measures 15 inches across and almost 12 inches from top to bottom.
Materials: Water based stains, polyurethane.
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crazy spotted turtle
$250 (SOLD)
Description: I've had requests to do a turtle so I did 3 of a pattern for craft fairs. Then I went crazy with this one with many spots. I also tried to make if difficult. 11" X 10"
Materials: Acrylic paints, ttg.
Difficulty: 
 
Set of Blue backed Starfish
$200 (SOLD)
Description: The series of blue backed starfish. All can be picked up by a star tip. All with different cuts. Special price for the group. Two small starfish and two medium starfish.
Materials: Acrylic paint, interference paint, candy sprinkles, epoxy. Wooden jigsaw puzzle.
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Natural heart
$100 (SOLD)
Description: Hearts with curls series, unstained, dark stain showing off delicate cutting. 104 pieces.
Materials: Water-based stain, ttg.
Difficulty: 
 
Love heart
$150 (SOLD)
Description: A large heart (10.5" x 12") with centers of most pieces removed. The word LOVE is spelled out in the heart. 92 pieces.
Materials: Stains.
Difficulty: 
 
Spiral Dragon
$100 (SOLD)
Description: While playing with the spiral shape and combining colors a dragon appeared. Use your imagination! 8 x 7, 84 pieces.
Materials: Acrylic paints.
Difficulty: 
 
Dancing chromosomes
$75 (SOLD)
Description: Wow, look at the chromosomes square dancing! This is an image I created on my cell phone with doodle software. 84 pieces
Materials: Image
Difficulty: 
 
Knobbed butterfly - 58 pieces
$125 (SOLD)
Description: Very colorful similar to another butterfly. This one made with puzzlers in miind therefore no real border to start on. Cruel I know! Oh yeah, the back is painted too!
Materials: Acrylic paint, triple thick glaze finish.
Difficulty: 
 
Zipper mania
$60
Description: A rectangular puzzle with pieces cut with what I call a zipper cut. Smaller pieces with more pointy edges. 9 x 6 inches, 55 pieces.
Materials: Acrylic paints, ttg
Difficulty: 
 
Planet Dancers
$75 (SOLD)
Description: A puzzle with curvy shaped pieces that appear like ghost-like dancers. 7 inch diameter. 69 pieces.
Materials: Acrylic paints, ttg.
Difficulty: 
 
Wheel of fantasy
$60 (SOLD)
Description: A "push fit" puzzle with inside and outside loops. Colorful Fantasy paints. 56 pieces. 6 inches.
Materials: Pebeo Fantasy paints.
Difficulty: 
 
Atomic explosion
$150 (SOLD)
Description: A design created with a cell phone App. 4 mirror images. 8x10, 194 pieces
Materials: Image
Difficulty: 
 
Sandy blue heart
$200 (SOLD)
Description: A big blue heart (12x11) with layers of paint and sawdust, sanded to bring colors from below. Primary color is blue. 201 pieces.
Materials: Acrylic paints, ttg.
Difficulty: 
 
Golden trojan horse
$50 (SOLD)
Description: Don't let this trojan horse fool you. 50 pieces, 8x6 inches
Materials: Acrylic paints, ttg
Difficulty: 
 
Spokes
$100 (SOLD)
Description: Circular zipper cut shapes create spokes in the wheel. Artistic piece. 116 pieces.
Materials: Water based stain and ttg.
Difficulty: 
 
Circle of terror
$80 (SOLD)
Description: A reddish circle with apple green neon projections. Pieces cut on a curve to resemble the outside of the circle. 6 inch diameter, 82 pieces.
Materials: Acrylic paints, ttg.
Difficulty: 
 
Circle au natural
$250 (SOLD)
Description: No stain, no paint, just a light coat of polyurethane on the front side. Could be a problem telling back from front. 251 pieces (11.5 diameter circle)
Materials: Polyurethane (water based)
Difficulty: 
 
Rainbow crab
$60 (SOLD)
Description: Seems I'm all about crabs, starfish and seahorses, so here is another crab. 6x4, 66 pieces.
Materials: Acrylic paints, ttg.
Difficulty: 
 
yellow orange seahorse
$50 (SOLD)
Description: Another seahorse from a pattern but I was tired of the blues and greens. 7" x 3"
Materials: Acrylic paint, ttg.
Difficulty: 
 
B&W whale right
$50 (SOLD)
Description: A killer whale puzzle facing to the right. 10 x 4.5, 44 pieces.
Materials: Acrylic paints, ttg.
Difficulty: 
 
Veins of gold - 171 pieces
$250 (SOLD)
Description: I wanted to contrast black and gold and everyone likes Gold. The twist here is that there are tapered flanges that surround the ball of black.
Materials: Acrylic paint, a lot of sanding the flanges, ttg.
Difficulty: 
 
Found heart
$75 (SOLD)
Description: Across the street I found a plastic heart so I thought I can do something with that. This small puzzle is a very interesting piece of art in my opinion.
Materials: Plastic heart, acrylic paint, sand, polyurethane. Wooden jigsaw puzzle.
Difficulty: 
 
Mend a broken heart
$0 (SOLD)
Description: Two tray puzzles. Separate them and the heart is broken. Put them together and it is mended! Yipee.
Materials: Acrylic paint.
Difficulty: 
 
B&W whale left
$60 (SOLD)
Description: A killer whale puzzle facing to the left. 10 x 4.5, 66 pieces.
Materials: Acrylic paints, ttg.
Difficulty: 
 
King's crown
$300 (SOLD)
Description: An artistic creation from a doodle, what else! A combination of 3 simple colors makes a beautiful piece! Approx 11 x 11 inches, 260 pieces.
Materials: Acrylic paint. Wooden jigsaw puzzle
Difficulty: 
 
slice of bread
$30 (SOLD)
Description: A bread shaped piece cut using the zipper cut. 30 pieces
Materials: Acrylic paints, gorilla glue
Difficulty: 
 
Circles and polygons
$150
Description: A creation after a series called circles. I added some polygons to break up the circles. Circles have polygon knobs, polygons have lobular knobs. 12"x 11"
Materials: Stains with acrylic paints, ttg.
Difficulty: 
 
striped turtle
$50 (SOLD)
Description: Just playing with this pattern and wow...love this one.8" x 6"
Materials: Acrylic paints, ttg.
Difficulty: 
 
golden tennis shoe
$75 (SOLD)
Description: A photoshopped version of a tennis shoe. (103 pieces 9.5 x 4.5 inches)
Materials: Image.
Difficulty: 
 
Neon scrap
$30 (SOLD)
Description: Bright neon pieces. This piece was initially just going to be for my pleasure. A leftover piece of wood for improving my cutting skills. About 3 x 3 inches. 15 intricate pieces.
Materials: Neon acrylic paints, ttg.
Difficulty: 
 
Pumpkin circle
$40
Description: A pumpkin like puzzle with knobs and curved cuts to resemble the outside. A little more difficult than I thought. 41 pieces 6 inch diameter.
Materials: Acrylic paints, ttg.
Difficulty: 
 
Red and bleu crab
$75 (SOLD)
Description: Perhaps the first of a crab series? Have you ever seen a red and blue crab? Definitely not the blue crab of Maryland and Virginia. 64 pieces.
Materials: Acrylic paints, ttg.
Difficulty: 
 
Blue and Gold Fan
$300 (SOLD)
Description: Influenced by photos of puzzles made by Diana Kaiser provided to me by master jigsaw cutter John Stokes (www.custompuzzlecraft.com). Modification, repainted.
Materials: Acrylic paint, water based polyurethane. Wooden jigsaw puzzle.
Difficulty: 
 
Purple starfish with yellow leg
$40 (SOLD)
Description: Seems I'm all about crabs, starfish and seahorses, so here is another starfish but with a newly regenerated leg and one that has almost healed. 5x5, 49 pieces.
Materials: Acrylic paints, ttg.
Difficulty: 
 
Pink purple green starfish
$40 (SOLD)
Description: A loopy pieced (69) starfish, what another starfish? 5x5
Materials: Acrylic paints, ttg.
Difficulty: 
 
Steer skull
$75 (SOLD)
Description: Shape of a steer's skull. (92 pieces, Tip to tip horns = 9.5 inches, across face 3.5 inches, head 6.3 inches.
Materials: Stains with acrylic paint, wooden jigsaw puzzle.
Difficulty: 
 
Equitriangle
$65 (SOLD)
Description: Several circular shapes along the outside and inside of an equilateral triangle. Bluish purple and chartruese painted. 8.75 in. per side, 71 pieces.
Materials: Acrylic paints, ttg.
Difficulty: 
 
10 carnaval figures
$15 (SOLD)
Description: ($15 each/$100 for all 10) - 10 carnaval (Spanish spelling) facial images that I found interesting. Small 2 in. X 2 in. size. The piece number varies from 16-21.
Materials: Images.
Difficulty: 
 
Pink sand dollar
$50 (SOLD)
Description: A sand dollar with a pinkish hue. 5 inch diameter. 53 pieces.
Materials: Acrylic paints, ttg.
Difficulty: 
 
Plain sand dollar
$60 (SOLD)
Description: A sand dollar puzzle with a natural look. 5 inch diameter. 75 pieces.
Materials: Acrylic paints, ttg.
Difficulty: 
 
Elephant with figurals
$50 (SOLD)
Description: Elephant contains a giraffe, an elephant and a rhino. 58 pieces 7x5
Materials: Acrylic paints, ttg.
Difficulty: 
 
Undecided love
$45 (SOLD)
Description: A love multi-directional love arrow penetrating the undecided heart.
Materials: Acrylic paint, ttg.
Difficulty: 
 
colorful turtle 2
$50 (SOLD)
Description: Another turtle from pattern, artistically painted. 8" x 6"
Materials: Acrylic paints, ttg.
Difficulty: 
 
5 Dolphins
$200 (SOLD)
Description: The dolphin inspires me as much as it does to other people. This set of 3 dolphins and the heads of 2 dolphins peering up at the other 3 are made of stained pieces with the majority of the pieces missing their interior. 113 interlocking pieces, could put them on your wall. (11 x 11 inches)
Materials: Stained pieces, centers removed. Wooden jigsaw puzzle
Difficulty: 
 
Patterned Seahorse
$25 (SOLD)
Description: A patterned seahorse with a glossy epoxy finish. About 7 inches tall.
Materials: Printed image pattern, epoxy.
Difficulty: 
 
Patterned Dolphin
$50 (SOLD)
Description: A patterned dolphin with a glossy epoxy finish. About 7 inches long.
Materials: Printed image pattern, epoxy
Difficulty: 
 
Heart plant
$250 (SOLD)
Description: Did you know that hearts grow from other hearts? Well in this piece of jigsaw art they do! Magenta and yellow heart pieces are connected by green and blue stems. If picked up by the top heart the side branches bend down, looks neat. Interlocking.
Materials: Acrylic paint. Wooden jigsaw puzzle.
Difficulty: 
 
Lake Marion in Autumn (whoops-upside down!)
$100 (SOLD)
Description: Lake Marion is near my home. It is a great place to take photographs. This one is in the autumn. 200 pieces (7.5 x 10 inches).
Materials: Printed image.
Difficulty: 
 
Multi-Headed Worm
$200 (SOLD)
Description: Similar type puzzle to the brown and white but with rounded edges. Completely INTERLOCKING, thus it can be picked up as one piece.
Materials: Red mahogany stain (wb), polyurethane. Wooden jigsaw puzzle.
Difficulty: 
 
Slotted seahorse
$95 (SOLD)
Description: A large seahorse with slots (more difficult?) 111 pieces, 9x5 inches.
Materials: Acrylic paints, ttg.
Difficulty: 
 
zipper tailed seahorse
$100 (SOLD)
Description: Large seahorse with a green streak (gel pen). 125 pieces
Materials: Metallic acrylics, gel pen, ttg.
Difficulty: 
 
Reflective Colors
$150 (SOLD)
Description: Big influence by the Colombia artist Elmar. I love the colors and covered with epoxy makes for a very attractive piece.
Materials: Metallic acrylic paints, polyurethane, epoxy. Wooden jigsaw puzzle.
Difficulty: 
 
Three deer - stained
$100
Description: We have a lot of "wild" deer that visit the back yards during the night and eat everything. This puzzle is a tribute to my annoying but cute neighbors.
Materials: Water based stains, polyurethane.
Difficulty: 
 
Is there a pattern.
$100
Description: Large seahorse with a color pattern. 131 small lobular pieces.
Materials: Acrylic paint.
Difficulty: 
 
62 Piece Starfish
$75 (SOLD)
Description: I've considered continuing my starfish line with several this size or a bit larger. I love this puzzle. Pieces are small, 62 in total.
Materials: Metallic acrylic paints, glass beads, polyurethane. Wooden jigsaw puzzle.
Difficulty: 
 
Brown and White
$200 (SOLD)
Description: This puzzle pattern was cut about 3 months before I got the inspiration for the cutting style and size of the pieces I'd use. Shouldn't be difficult if you pay attention.
Materials: Rosewood stain (wb), polyurethane. Wooden jigsaw puzzle.
Difficulty: 
 
Arrow Puzzle
$200 (SOLD)
Description: I stopped to ask directions, go this way, go that way, suddenly an arrow puzzle jumped into my mind.
Materials: Metallic acrylic paints, glass beads, polyurethane. Wooden jigsaw puzzle.
Difficulty: 
 
5 Circles
$300 (SOLD)
Description: 5 interconnected colorful circles, cut and glued back together after painting. The idea of the circles came from a Christmas ornament pattern I saw and liked.
Materials: Acrylic paint, epoxy. Wooden jigsaw puzzle.
Difficulty: 
 
Perfect Circle
$350 (SOLD)
Description: I consider this to be my best scroll sawing effort to date. A genuine piece of art.
Materials: Water based stain and polyurethane. Wooden jigsaw puzzle.
Difficulty: 
 
Zig Zag
$150 (SOLD)
Description: A creation from a doodle. I hope to make a larger puzzle with from the same doodle but with a different style of cutting.
Materials: Acrylic paints. Wooden jigsaw puzzle.
Difficulty: 
 
Very Hearty
$300 (SOLD)
Description: Several hearts within one, several cutting styles, bonus Love.
Materials: Acrylic paints. Wooden jigsaw puzzle.
Difficulty: 
 
Purse
$300 (SOLD)
Description: A 3D creation. A magnetic puzzle. 24 triangular magnetic pieces on both sides of the purse. Sorry, but it doesn't open.
Materials: Acrylic paints, water based polyurethane. Wooden jigsaw puzzle.
Difficulty: 
 
Red-tipped Starfish
$75 (SOLD)
Description: # 1 of a series of 4 blue backed starfish, all with different cuts.
Materials: Acrylic paint, epoxy. Wooden jigsaw puzzle.
Difficulty: 
 
Heart of the Marimonda
$300 (SOLD)
Description: A heart with vibrant colors. Resembles the mask of a Marimonda from the carnaval de Barranquilla.
Materials: Acrylic paints. Epoxy. Wooden jigsaw puzzle.
Difficulty: 
 
Silver-lined Starfish
$50 (SOLD)
Description: # 2 of a series of 4 blue backed starfish, all with different cuts. Even though this one is simple, I like it a lot.
Materials: Acrylic paint, epoxy. Wooden jigsaw puzzle.
Difficulty: 
 
Seed Formation
$150 (SOLD)
Description: 106 small pieces in 2 separated puzzles. Creation originated as a doodle.
Materials: Acrylic paints. Wooden jigsaw puzzle.
Difficulty: 
 
3 Hearts.
$75 (SOLD)
Description: A large and 2 small hearts attached, blue red with all red on the other side to increase diffiulty.
Materials: Acrylic paints. Wooden jigsaw puzzle.
Difficulty: 
 
Candy Starfish
$50 (SOLD)
Description: # 3 of a series of 4 blue backed starfish, all with different cuts.
Materials: Candy sprinkles, polyurethane, epoxy. Wooden jigsaw puzzle.
Difficulty: 
 
Money
$200 (SOLD)
Description: A modified dollar sign named Money by my grandson!
Materials: Acrylic paints, gorilla glue, water based polyurethane. Wooden jigsaw puzzle.
Difficulty: 
 
Big Purple Starfish
$250 (SOLD)
Description: I have this thing for starfish especially those that a purple or lavender.
Materials: Acrylic paint, epoxy. Wooden jigsaw puzzle.
Difficulty: 
 
Mermaid's baby
$50 (SOLD)
Description: Twisty pieces from an abstract embryonic mermaid, can you see it? Can you see anything else?
Materials: Acrylic paint. Wooden jigsaw puzzle.
Difficulty: 
 
Pastels
$150 (SOLD)
Description: Just in one of those moods where simple color was all I needed.
Materials: Water based stains mixed with acrylic paint. Wooden jigsaw puzzle.
Difficulty: 
 
Crazy cat
$0 (SOLD)
Description: Wow, this creation existed as one piece for over a year before being cut. Has interesting features in the texture of the face.
Materials: Acrylic paint, epoxy. Wooden jigsaw puzzle.
Difficulty: 
 
Cloudy Starfish
$75 (SOLD)
Description: # 4 of a series of 4 blue backed starfish, all with different cuts.
Materials: Acrylic paint, interference paint, epoxy. Wooden jigsaw puzzle.
Difficulty: 
 
Legs
$300 (SOLD)
Description: I've been wanting to do a puzzle with contrast staining and I think curves really express the contrast. At ArtOmatic, this puzzle appeared to be the most popular.
Materials: Water-based stains and polyurethane. Wooden jigsaw puzzle.
Difficulty: 
 
Solar palms
$150 (SOLD)
Description: I have this parrot that has similar puzzle connections so I wanted to try a puzzle this way. Completely interlocking, can hold in the air from any point.
Materials: Acrylic paint. Wooden jigsaw puzzle.
Difficulty: 
 
3 Pointers
$250 (SOLD)
Description: I wanted a square knobbed polygonal puzzle and this is what came out.
Materials: Water based stains, polyurethane, acrylic paint. Wooden jigsaw puzzle.
Difficulty: 
 
Just Playing
$50 (SOLD)
Description: I have long had the small circles cut for a prior project that didn't work out. I decided to try to cut wild pieces! Result!
Materials: Water based stains, polyurethane. Wooden jigsaw puzzle.
Difficulty: 
 
Bars and more bars
$200 (SOLD)
Description: A similar idea as with the diamonds but without the high contrast.
Materials: Tray wooden jigsaw puzzle, stain, wb-polyurethane.
Difficulty: 
 
Small Seahorse
$300 (SOLD)
Description: Don't we all like seahorses? One of my favorites, originally not magnetized but was a bear to keep together.
Materials: Epoxy, magnets. Wooden jigsaw puzzle.
Difficulty: 
 
Pimples the Pumpkin
$100 (SOLD)
Description: Ha ha. Larges pieces with similar curves create this little challenge.
Materials: Acrylic paint and Gorilla glue. Wooden jigsaw puzzle.
Difficulty: 
 
Manta Ray
$250 (SOLD)
Description: The shape resembles a Ray. Each piece has a different surface texture.
Materials: Tray wooden jigsaw puzzle, lightly stained, wb-polyurethane.
Difficulty: 
 
Magnetic Leaves
$250 (SOLD)
Description: A doodle (can you believe that?)that became a puzzle.
Materials: Magnetic wooden jigsaw, each piece individually colored with a mixture of acrylics and Gorilla glue.
Difficulty: 
 
EastNorthWest
$250 (SOLD)
Description: An inspirational doodle, a really neat puzzle with vacancies in the border.
Materials: Tray wooden jigsaw puzzle, stains.
Difficulty: 
 
Lobster
$200 (SOLD)
Description: I really like the lobster/scorpion shape. Sea creatures were consumed by the lobster!
Materials: Tray wooden jigsaw puzzle, acrylic paint.
Difficulty: 
 
Gold and Grey
$250 (SOLD)
Description: This brain shaped puzzle was another doodle that contains straight edged pieces.
Materials: Tray wooden jigsaw puzzle, acrylic paint.
Difficulty: 
 
Life
$150 (SOLD)
Description: I doodle a lot and this was one of them. The doodle didn't exactly look like this puzzle.
Materials: Tray wooden jigsaw puzzle, acrylic paints, contains LIFE.
Difficulty: 
 
Dragonfly
$300 (SOLD)
Description: While photographing some dragonflies I thought it would be cool to make a puzzle of a dragonfly. It took about 6 months to perfect the technique for transparent pieces with good support. I also wanted to get the irridescent colors of dragonflies when light hits their bodeis and wings.
Materials: Wings-epoxy, sprinkles, interference paints. Body-acrylic paint, gorilla glue, interference paints. Head-acrylic and interference paints, glass beads. Wooden jigsaw puzzle.
Difficulty: 
 
Woodstocker
$200 (SOLD)
Description: This is another doodle that just happen to resemble Charlie Brown's pet bird.
Materials: Water based stains and acrylic paints. Wooden jigsaw puzzle.
Difficulty: 
 
Sombrero
$150 (SOLD)
Description: I love these little knobby cuts and an array of colors, only found in bright sombreros, ha ha ha.
Materials: Acrylic paints. Wooden jigsaw puzzle.
Difficulty: 
 
Santa's Boot
$75 (SOLD)
Description: Ho-ho-ho, Santa was grinding coffee when a dog started chewing on his boot, he fell over spilling paints all over it, then he gave it to ME. Took me 1.5 hours to put this puzzle together.
Materials: Glue and coffee topped with acrylic paint and polyurethane. Wooden jigsaw puzzle.
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Five Flames
$250 (SOLD)
Description: During the time period when I was making a few long thin curvy pieces. The surface of this puzzle is very smooth.
Materials: Water based stain and polyurethane. Wooden jigsaw puzzle.
Difficulty: 
 
Spherical Junction
$250 (SOLD)
Description: I'm a big fan of my tray puzzles but I wanted a bright one and one in which the border intruded into the puzzle area.
Materials: Acrylic paints and polyurethane. Wooden jigsaw puzzle.
Difficulty: 
 
LoopTloop
$200 (SOLD)
Description: A doodle with curvy brightly colored pieces, eye catching.
Materials: Tray wooden jigsaw puzzle, acrylic paint.
Difficulty: 
 
Propeller
$150 (SOLD)
Description: A doodle, more of a pastel mood in this creation.
Materials: Acrylic paint. Wooden jigsaw puzzle.
Difficulty: 
 
Snowflake
$200 (SOLD)
Description: Another favorite. Snow, hey I was born in the south where snow was rare. Snowflakes are beautiul, can't say the same for shovelling and driving in it!
Materials: Acrylic paints dragged through the epoxy coating. Wooden jigsaw puzzle.
Difficulty: 
 
Dagger
$200 (SOLD)
Description: Too many movies!
Materials: Acrylic paints, thin rope, a touch of epoxy. Wooden jigsaw puzzle.
Difficulty: 
 
Moon
$200 (SOLD)
Description: One of my first puzzles, 28 inches from tip to tip. Big pieces, little pieces.
Materials: Big regular wooden jigsaw puzzle, with several small tray puzzles, acrylic paint, we-polyurethatne.
Difficulty: 
 
Sectional Star
$300 (SOLD)
Description: The color blending done in the puzzle Elegance stimulated me to do more.
Materials: Blended acrylic paints. Wooden jigsaw puzzle.
Difficulty: 
 
Lightning
$250 (SOLD)
Description: A local blue ribbon winner. A doodle initiated creation and after the puzzle was cut the paint was ordered to create lightning.
Materials: Tray wooden jigsaw puzzle, acrylic paint.
Difficulty: 
 
Sprinkles the Dog
$125 (SOLD)
Description: Momma, lets bake some cookies and put sprinkles on top...well.
Materials: Epoxy and sprinkles. Wooden jigsaw puzzle.
Difficulty: 
 
Saints
$60 (SOLD)
Description: A commission puzzle for the owner of 2 great danes, beautiful dogs, very friendly, thank goodness!
Materials: Acrylic paints. Wooden jigsaw puzzle.
Difficulty: 
 
Alien Mask
$150 (SOLD)
Description: Triangular shapes was the inspiration but the final shape gave it the name.
Materials: Water based stains and polyurethane. Wooden jigsaw puzzle.
Difficulty: 
 
butterfly
$50 (SOLD)
Description: A doodle, a familiar shape.
Materials: Tray wooden jigsaw puzzle, acrylic paint, interference paint.
Difficulty: 
 
    
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