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Project by 2x4xDoug posted 07-27-2014 08:30 PM 862 views 2 times favorited 7 comments Add to Favorites Watch

Kind of a sad story behind this one: A friend had a miscarriage and had chosen the hedgehog as the baby’s spiritual animal. I am not entirely sure of what that means exactly, but I hope this will bring a smile to her face.





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stefang

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#1 posted 07-27-2014 08:36 PM

Terrific Doug. Very nice work and you got a lot of character into that relatively small package.

-- Mike, an American living in Norway.

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#2 posted 07-27-2014 08:40 PM

Doug, is your friend Native American? It is sad but what you have done is cute. The back is impressive. Is it all by hand and what is the wood you are using?

-- "Simplicity and repose are the qualities that measure the true value of any work of art." Frank LLoyd Wright

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#3 posted 07-28-2014 01:37 AM

very cute carving. one of my favorites.

-- keeping myself entertained ... Humor and fun lubricate the brain

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#4 posted 07-28-2014 02:45 PM

Nicely carved and painted!

-- Mike P., Arkansas, http://mikepounders.weebly.com

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#5 posted 07-28-2014 03:51 PM

Nice work, Doug.

helluvawreck aka Charles
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-- 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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#6 posted 07-28-2014 04:55 PM

Funny stuff!

-- Ivan, Croatia, Wooddicted

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#7 posted 07-28-2014 06:27 PM

Danoaz: it was all hand carved using basswood.

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