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Holly's Jasper #22: Holly's Jasper #22

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Blog entry by Michael Anthony Zelonis posted 06-22-2014 12:01 AM 680 reads 0 times favorited 2 comments Add to Favorites Watch
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Back to the big dog! Vertical jig mount (I made this jig to do the same area on my daughter Ravrn’s horse), the piece is so heavy I braced it, this also prevents any vibration even when I am whacking away with the #9, 1” gouge and the 18 oz. mallet.

Now, just the fur at the base of the throat, blending the top and bottom lips and sanding will finish this section (sanding will be done when the rest is carved).

When I come back again from the Green man, I will be starting the final detailing nose back.

-- God bless, Michael, Roanoke VA.



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Monte Pittman

14188 posts in 993 days


#1 posted 06-22-2014 12:07 AM

Your skill is amazing

-- Mother Nature created it, I just assemble it.

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Michael Anthony Zelonis

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#2 posted 06-22-2014 09:34 AM

Thank you Monte, God has blessed me with good hands and eyes, and gives me this skill. And I just love to carve!

-- God bless, Michael, Roanoke VA.

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