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Blog entry by Jordan posted 1718 days ago 1154 reads 0 times favorited 12 comments Add to Favorites Watch

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-- http://www.jordanstraker.com



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a1Jim

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#1 posted 1718 days ago

Hey Jordon
This was an amazing process very unique approach,but a unbelievable results, Bruce is a real winner thanks for this great blog.
Here’s a link about how to input photos.

http://lumberjocks.com/GaryK/blog/8899

-- http://artisticwoodstudio.com Custom furniture

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scrappy

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#2 posted 1718 days ago

Fantastic process. Thank you for the step by step to show just how involved something like this is.

Fantastic design and carving also.

Keep it up.

Scrappy

-- Scrap Wood's the best...the projects are smaller, and so is the mess!

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nmkidd

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#3 posted 1718 days ago

Bruce is cool! Thanks for the insight on your process.

-- Doug, New Mexico.......the only stupid question is one that is never asked!........don't fix it, if it ain't broke!

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Scott Bryan

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#4 posted 1718 days ago

Jordan, that is a pretty interesting process. I am not sure I would have the patience and perseverence to work through a process like this but it is interesting to see how it is done.

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

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Moron

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#5 posted 1718 days ago

I just love Bruce the bear. ...................very nice carving no matter what the medium. If I put that on the roofof a clients cottage my guess is that it would have a 12 gauge hole in it, in minutes.

-- "Good artists borrow, great artists steal”…..Picasso

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huff

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#6 posted 1718 days ago

Jordan, I’ll have to say, Bruce is pretty awesome. I’m amazed at the detail you’re able to achieve carving with the blue foam. That’s an interesting process and thanks for sharing.

-- John @ http://www.thehuffordfurnituregroup.com

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Bob #2

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#7 posted 1718 days ago

I am really impressed!
It’s the kind of a project usually done in a large shop with several people involved.
To do this on you own is just amazing!

What a great talent!

Bob

-- A mind, like a home, is furnished by its owner

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stefang

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#8 posted 1718 days ago

Really interesting to see how you made this fantastic sculpture/casting. Unfortunately you have have talent to do the sculpturing, so I won’t be trying this anytime soon. I’m sure that some of our members will though, with that great blog and work process documentation.

-- Mike, an American living in Norway.

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woodchic

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#9 posted 1717 days ago

Hi Jordan! That is one cool little bear. You did a great job!

Robiin Renee’

AKA…..........Woodchic

-- Robin Renee'

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Karson

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#10 posted 1716 days ago

Jordon: A truley amazing job. ANd nice idea to let a customer see it because now it’s a money maker. And hopefiully with a profit.

-- I've been blessed with a father who liked to tinker in wood, and a wife who lets me tinker in wood. Southern Delaware karson_morrison@bigfoot.com †

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Rj

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#11 posted 1694 days ago

Outstanding job!! I love it!! How did you come up with the idea of making a mold (very smart). Like Karson said now thats a money maker.

-- Rj's Woodworks,San Jose & Weed Ca,

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woodmight

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#12 posted 1639 days ago

Hey Jordon ! Great job going from a positive to a negative- then back again.. I have done that process before ( Goldsmithing ).... lol.. but not on such a grand scale… but I was wondering why you used the white foam instead of the pink, as the pink is alot denser… lol.. Like Me

-- ~~ Remember You can't saw... What you can't see ~~

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