Koalas are usually depicted sitting in a gum tree but as you see they do venture down to the ground.
Note the unusual layout of their toes which is shown accurately in this intarsia.
Finished Intarsia Size:
270mm x 280mm (11" x 11")
Number of Pieces:
A4 297mm x 210mm (12" x 8")
This pattern is included in our Printed Book "Intarsia Down Under" which includes 8 other plans as well as this Koala Dad.
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This is a small section of the very detailed computer drawn plan that will guide you through the construction process
Some Sample Timbers used in this piece
You will only need three contrasting timbers for this beginners project.
Use these samples as a guide to colours only. You should use wood that you can easily obtain locally.
The pattern includes detailed guidelines on choosing suitable timbers. Need more timber colours? Check out our guide to Ebonizing and Bleaching Timber here.
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This "Koala Dad" pattern is also included in the printed paper book "Intarsia Down Under".
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