• Advertise with us
Blog entry by Jordan posted 07-24-2010 10:52 PM 1509 reads 0 times favorited 31 comments Add to Favorites Watch



31 comments so far

View patron's profile


13640 posts in 3547 days

#1 posted 07-24-2010 10:57 PM

i never doubted you are crazy

i am glad you know it too !

-- david - only thru kindness can this world be whole . If we don't succeed we run the risk of failure. Dan Quayle

View TopamaxSurvivor's profile


18396 posts in 3882 days

#2 posted 07-24-2010 11:07 PM

I feel your pain!! :-(( Been there with lots of projects, not necessarily wood carving, however :-)

-- Bob in WW ~ "some old things are lovely, warm still with life ... of the forgotten men who made them." - D.H. Lawrence

View MsDebbieP's profile


18618 posts in 4367 days

#3 posted 07-24-2010 11:28 PM

I’m impressed!

enjoy the fibre.

-- ~ Debbie, Canada (, Young Living Wellness )

View Amcarver's profile


48 posts in 3217 days

#4 posted 07-25-2010 12:11 AM

I still can’t believe the amount of work you produce. You have an incredible drive.

-- E.R. Bunn,

View a1Jim's profile


117342 posts in 3783 days

#5 posted 07-25-2010 12:46 AM

Those chips were really bad you even got some in my coffee LOL
This is totally amazing to watch thanks so much for the update. I look forward to you next installment.

-- wood crafting & woodworking classes

View Gary's profile


9386 posts in 3639 days

#6 posted 07-25-2010 01:23 AM

This is great to watch. Curious about that square tho

-- Gary, DeKalb Texas only 4 miles from the mill

View longgone's profile


5688 posts in 3514 days

#7 posted 07-25-2010 01:27 AM

And I thought I made alot of sawdust …I can see it taking shape and it obviously will be another great one.

View Jordan's profile


1400 posts in 3331 days

#8 posted 07-25-2010 01:57 AM

The thing is, Eric, I am an impatient person – as well as being terrified that a gazillionaire might just knock at my door when I have no carvings on hand!!!!
Gary, the square is there just because I am making the shirt look like it is hanging on a decorative stick and because the moccasins will make it look like the collar is sqiushed on that side, I wanted to make sure it was straight on the other, LOL.
Greg, I was too tired to photograph the pile of chips I had but as I filled a garbage bag, I was sorry that I couldn’t somehow glue it back together into a useful board!!! Must be at least a good 2×4 there!
You guys are too much.


View spanky46's profile


995 posts in 3596 days

#9 posted 07-25-2010 02:30 AM

Looks great! You mean its not finished? If I could do that well I would call good! lol We know from your past projects it will be amazing!

-- spanky46 -- Never enough clamps...Never enough tools...Never enough time.

View donjoe's profile


1360 posts in 3237 days

#10 posted 07-25-2010 02:42 AM

Starting to see it Jordan. Keep the posts coming.

-- Donnie-- listen to the wood.

View huff's profile


2828 posts in 3491 days

#11 posted 07-25-2010 02:49 AM

Jordan, You should call the supplier you got that chunch of wood from and tell him you thought you bought too much wood and ask him if you could return what you don’t use. LOL. This is so interesting seeing it begin to take form. So cool. Thanks for keeping us posted.

-- John @

View twokidsnosleep's profile


1106 posts in 3180 days

#12 posted 07-25-2010 02:52 AM

It’s getting there, takes some time releasing it from that chunk of wood :)

-- Scott "Some days you are the big dog, some days you are the fire hydrant"

View Jordan's profile


1400 posts in 3331 days

#13 posted 07-25-2010 03:16 AM

John, that’s funny – same as returning a lottery ticket if it doesn’t win!


View spanky46's profile


995 posts in 3596 days

#14 posted 07-25-2010 03:33 AM

How hard can it be , just cut away everything thats not a War Shirt! Great job Jordan!

-- spanky46 -- Never enough clamps...Never enough tools...Never enough time.

View Karson's profile


35149 posts in 4606 days

#15 posted 07-25-2010 03:35 AM

Jordon: Thanks for the update. It’s still impressive.

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

showing 1 through 15 of 31 comments

Have your say...

You must be signed in to post the comments.

DISCLAIMER: Any posts on LJ are posted by individuals acting in their own right and do not necessarily reflect the views of LJ. LJ will not be held liable for the actions of any user.

Latest Projects | Latest Blog Entries | Latest Forum Topics