Carving - Mother and Child

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Project by CaptainIntarsia posted 04-27-2014 07:20 PM 1852 views 4 times favorited 7 comments Add to Favorites Watch

Hello LumberJocks…

Also on the side I do a little bit of carving to go with my Intarsia.

I have been making Intarsia pieces for over 30 years now. Started slow with one or two per year, now that I am retired I am in my woodshop just about every day of the week. Now I make them for my family since my walls are running out of space. I believe in not rushing anything. If the piece doesn’t fit just right I will take the time to fit it in perfectly.

Hope you enjoy viewing my work.
Thank you

-- Captain Intarsia

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#1 posted 04-27-2014 07:52 PM

That’s real nice.

-- Jeff NJ

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#2 posted 04-27-2014 09:10 PM


-- stay thirsty my friends...

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#3 posted 04-28-2014 12:44 PM

I like it!

-- Mike - Northern Upper Michigan

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#4 posted 04-28-2014 06:05 PM

Very nice stylized carving. Love the 2 different colors of wood.

-- While teaching a class, a gentlemen once asked me: "When chip carving an intricate design, what do you do when you are almost finished and the wood breaks off?" I replied "Cover the kids ears."

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#5 posted 04-28-2014 06:17 PM

Love it

-- Wood and Glass they kick (well you know) Have a great day - Dug

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#6 posted 05-11-2017 05:28 PM

This is gorgeous.

Would you mind if I reproduced something similar?

-- It's worth every moment of effort you put in if the kids enjoy it!

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#7 posted 05-11-2017 08:24 PM

This is a beautiful piece of art work.

helluvawreck aka Charles

-- If a man does not keep pace with his companions, perhaps it is because he hears a different drummer. Let him step to the music which he hears, however measured or far away. Henry David Thoreau

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