Old Man in the Sea, North Wind, wall decor

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Project by Beth posted 73 days ago 574 views 2 times favorited 8 comments Add to Favorites Watch

A carving that could be interpreted as the Old Man in the Sea or the North Wind in one of its many phases. A fun relief carving of basswood and protected with a beeswax finish. Hand carved from basswood at about 9” by 5” by 3/4” thick.

-- Beth, Maine,

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#1 posted 72 days ago

Really nice work Beth. You show good skills in your work.

-- Mother Nature created it, I just assemble it. - It's not ability that we often lack, but the patience to use our ability

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#2 posted 72 days ago

Thanks. I appreciate it!

-- Beth, Maine,

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#3 posted 72 days ago

looks very dynamic to me. well done.

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#4 posted 72 days ago

so realistic, I can see his hair and beard flapping in the wind!

-- bowtie,.....jus passin thru....

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#5 posted 72 days ago

Looks like a fun carving—nicely done!

-- John C. -- "Firearms are second only to the Constitution in importance; they are the peoples' liberty's teeth." George Washington

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#6 posted 72 days ago

Great job! Reminds me of some of those ancient Greek statues.

-- Leafherder

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#7 posted 72 days ago

Very nice..Thanks for posting

-- Tom in Madison, Indiana

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#8 posted 42 days ago

Nice relief carving Beth!

-- The best and most beautiful things in the world cannot be seen or even touched. They must be felt with the heart. "Helen Keller"

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