Tooting my own horn- again

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Blog entry by Donna Menke posted 03-18-2013 05:48 PM 1078 reads 0 times favorited 8 comments Add to Favorites Watch
This is the link to an article that just came out in the British WoodCarving magazine. I was super thrilled to be asked to do the article and I like how it came out. Now if I could just shrink my head a little so I can fit through the doorways. GGG

-- "So much wood. . .so little time!"

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#1 posted 03-18-2013 06:15 PM

Congratulations. A great article. and a great carving.

-- I've been blessed with a father who liked to tinker in wood, and a wife who lets me tinker in wood. Southern Delaware soon moving to Virginia †

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#2 posted 03-18-2013 07:17 PM

Congratulations Donna! Your carvings are very life like and are always fun to see.

-- Bill - "Suit yourself and let the rest be pleased."

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#3 posted 03-18-2013 09:51 PM

Impressive article….. and the first photo is just plain ‘real’. Good for you….. and it is well deserved.

-- I just got done cutting three boards and all four of them were too short. (true story)

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#4 posted 03-19-2013 06:19 AM

Good for you. Big heads are always in style…......................

-- mike...............

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#5 posted 03-19-2013 12:57 PM

Congrats Donna, great questions with very nice answers, thanks for sharing.

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#6 posted 03-19-2013 12:59 PM

Thanks to everyone who took the time to look at the article and make such nice comments. I’m sure I’ll get back down to earth sometime soon, but for right now I’m flying.

-- "So much wood. . .so little time!"

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#7 posted 03-19-2013 03:36 PM

Great article and great carvings!

-- Larry "Work like a Captain but Play like a Pirate!"

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#8 posted 03-20-2013 02:50 PM

Congrats. to you on the artical.

Donna remember: she who tootith not her own horn, said same horn remains untootithed.


-- One who works with his hands is a laborer, his hands & head A craftsman, his hands, head & heart a artist

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