chequerboard


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chequerboard

(ˈtʃɛkəˌbɔːd)
n
(Chess & Draughts) another name for a draughtboard
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In his guise as Chequerboard, John Lambert creates beautiful minimalist guitar driven ambience.
Scattered among the chequerboard are silhouettes of prominent locals (standing, sitting, cycling, fishing or walking their dogs) so the mural also has a whimsical, figurative quality.
They have got until the end of January to hand in their designs for the chequerboard.
By introducing the occasional black or coloured inset square tile, or by creating a chequerboard pattern, the patio becomes more formal - look at the tiling patterns of Victorian hallways for inspiration.
A simple table top painted in a yellow and blue chequerboard design can be used for draughts or chess, or use it as a decorative surface to place a chilled bottle of wine and glasses for the grown ups.
Anyway, they say, the kuna was the currency in the middle ages, and the chequerboard coats of arms is also an ancient one.
The 152 long and short containers are stacked four-high and attached at the corners with twist-lock connectors to form a chequerboard of solid and void.