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Shoe Carving Challenge #4: In Your Dreams!

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Oct. 5/10

I guess I have a bug .. the bug.. the carving bug… Now, I’m dreaming about it!

No, I didn’t work on the shoe. In my dream I picked up a piece of firewood and there staring at me was a wood spirit beckoning to be released from the wood. In my dream it took me some time to figure out what I was looking at and then I realized that I was to carve it.

:)

that’s it.. a short blog this morning. Not very “deep” but I thought you might get a smile from it.

-- ~ Debbie, Canada (https://www.facebook.com/DebbiePribeleENJOConsultant)



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Dick, & Barb Cain

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#1 posted 1425 days ago

Debbie!

This has been a very interesting read.

I’m sorry I’m not participating in this challenge. I have a personal challenge that I shouldn’t put off much longer. I have too many unfinished things that I should be doing. That’s a huge challenge all by itself.

I’ll be watching the progress of this challenge though.

-- -** You are never to old to set another goal or to dream a new dream ****************** Dick, & Barb Cain, Hibbing, MN. http://www.woodcarvingillustrated.com/gallery/member.php?uid=3627&protype=1

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Sheila Landry (scrollgirl)

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#2 posted 1425 days ago

I had a dream that the leaves were all beautiful colors one minute then the trees were nearly bear the next. I wonder what that means. Maybe time is going by too quickly for me.

I got my bits last night Debbie! I am now waiting for the moment to call me to begin the real thing. :) I can’t wait and I will know when it is the right time.

I will keep you posted.

Sheila

-- Designer/Artist/Teacher. Owner of Sheila Landry Designs (http://www.sheilalandrydesigns.com) Scroll saw, wood working and painting patterns and surfaces. "Knowledge is Power"

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Lee A. Jesberger

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#3 posted 1425 days ago

And still, no pictures.

Lee

-- by Lee A. Jesberger http://www.prowoodworkingtips.com http://www.ezee-feed.com

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hairy

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#4 posted 1425 days ago

Are you wearing a mask when you dremel? That sawdust does funny things to your head. I’m joking, but I know exactly what you mean.

-- the last of Barret's Privateers...

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MsDebbieP

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#5 posted 1425 days ago

Lee.. just close your eyes and imagine…...... see? that works!

dust mask..funny.. very funny :)

Dick—we’ll be watching in the future when things get settled again for you. Then you can carve a shoe for us.

-- ~ Debbie, Canada (https://www.facebook.com/DebbiePribeleENJOConsultant)

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Dick, & Barb Cain

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#6 posted 1425 days ago

I’m with Lee, the more pictures the better.

Debbie! You may see a shoe carving someday, but with hand tools.

Power carving is too much work ”Stressful” for me. Chisels are for us old timers. <(:O}&

-- -** You are never to old to set another goal or to dream a new dream ****************** Dick, & Barb Cain, Hibbing, MN. http://www.woodcarvingillustrated.com/gallery/member.php?uid=3627&protype=1

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mpounders

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#7 posted 1425 days ago

It is pretty neat to see you getting pumped up about carving! It is exciting to see results when you are carving something, almost magical in ways, and it is always a personal and unique creation, a way of expression. Looking forward to seeing your pictures!

-- Mike P., Arkansas, http://mikepounders.weebly.com

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Rustic

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#8 posted 1425 days ago

It seems funny to me that since I posted about my carving class alt of you are starting to carve or post more pics of carving. Or is it coincidence. But I know how you feel msdebbie

-- www.carvingandturningsbyrick.com, Rick Kruse, Grand Rapids, MI

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MsDebbieP

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#9 posted 1425 days ago

pumped up? I’ll let you know when I’m all done with the shoe. If it’s good – I’ll be pumped hahaa :)

-- ~ Debbie, Canada (https://www.facebook.com/DebbiePribeleENJOConsultant)

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TJ65

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#10 posted 1425 days ago

I’ll let you in on a bit of a secret- I haven’t dreamt about carving but lately I have dreamt that I am at school!!!! Does this mean anything? :- z

-- Theresa, https://sites.google.com/site/tmj65treasure/

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MsDebbieP

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#11 posted 1424 days ago

haha let’s see.. classroom, Teacher Straker, students.. um.. well.. :)

-- ~ Debbie, Canada (https://www.facebook.com/DebbiePribeleENJOConsultant)

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Jordan

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#12 posted 1424 days ago

Dream on girls – just quit yer gabbing will ya! I dream of the day when I can give you all a passing grade!

-- http://www.jordanstraker.com

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MsDebbieP

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#13 posted 1424 days ago

ok ok ok
I didn’t get to carve today… so back to dreaming until tomorrow :)
“the dog ate my homework”.

-- ~ Debbie, Canada (https://www.facebook.com/DebbiePribeleENJOConsultant)

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