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WoodWriting Haiku Thursday's --by RusticWoodArt #17: "Madregah Tzedek"

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« Part 16: "A WoodWorker's Tale" Part 17 of WoodWriting Haiku Thursday's --by RusticWoodArt series Part 18: "Birthed Color" »

Madregah Tzedek

....madregah tzedek,
a level of righteousness,
given as ‘wood art’
….

Thank you.
GODSPEED,
Frank
RusticWoodArt

rusticwoodman@gmail.com
http://frank.wordpress.com/

”....work smart, work safe, and live, to work the wood….”

-- --frank, NH, http://rusticwoodart.tumblr.com/



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Scott Bryan

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#1 posted 2335 days ago

Frank,

This turned out beautifully. It has a lot of character and detail.

Thanks for the post.

-- Challenges are what make life interesting; overcoming them is what makes life meaningful- Joshua Marine

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MsDebbieP

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#2 posted 2335 days ago

art
pure art

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

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Dick, & Barb Cain

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#3 posted 2335 days ago

Picasso in wood!

-- -** 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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GaryK

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#4 posted 2335 days ago

That is an amazing table Frank!

-- Gary - Never pass up the opportunity to make a mistake look like you planned it that way - Tyler, TX

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Shopsmithtom

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#5 posted 2335 days ago

It’s simplistic in its beauty, or the beauty is in its simplicity…I’m not sure which way says it best, but you get my drift. Great job -SST

-- Accuracy is not in your power tool, it's in you

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frank

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#6 posted 2334 days ago

—-thank you all for your comments….

Now I must put some more information together and write a more detailed study//story on this piece….some-what soon for my records. It seems there’s a lot of information out there, in my blogging of this ‘wood art’ piece….again, just some-what scattered all around….oh well.

Thank you.
GODSPEED,
Frank

-- --frank, NH, http://rusticwoodart.tumblr.com/

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RobS

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#7 posted 2334 days ago

The legs flow with gracefulness and distress and yet the finish on the top almost appears to be wavy, at least in the picture..Well done Frank, well done indeed.

-- Rob (A) Waxahachie,TX

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frank

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#8 posted 2333 days ago

Hello Rob;
—-now there’s a combination of words that you’ve come up with for describing this piece….legs—-’gracefulness’ and ’distress ’,....and yes, I like that. Now if I may and I cannot resist this….top——’wavey ’ or let me add as ’wavey gravey’....

Sometimes I think that as a worker of wood, I have been ’graced with distress ’ and I’m sure the better for it. Hmmm, now lets see, I’m sure there’s a blog story in there some-where….

Thank you.
GODSPEED,
Frank

-- --frank, NH, http://rusticwoodart.tumblr.com/

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frank

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#9 posted 2333 days ago

Hello….all;

Top is:
—-wood used, ‘curly maple’

Legs:
—-wood used, ‘sugar maple’

Crossover member:
—-wood used, ‘red oak’

Finish used on top is boiled linseed oil and beeswax, hand rubbed and Howards Feed-N-Wax;
—-legs are multiple and many coats of shellac, (garnet and orange) and then burnished with #0000 steel wool….

Thank you.
GODSPEED,
Frank

-- --frank, NH, http://rusticwoodart.tumblr.com/

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