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Driftwood Carving, Wood Face

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Project by Josh Carte posted 08-22-2014 06:56 PM 3813 views 3 times favorited 11 comments Add to Favorites Watch

I call this fella’, “Mr. Lova’ Lova’.”He looks to be a happy guy and is especially cool because he has a little heart in the bottom of his beard :) He’s carved from a piece of light and porous driftwood. This wood carved very similar to the way Cottonwood bark carves. This piece is entirely hand-carved and painted by me, Josh Carte.

13 1/2” tall, 3 1/2” wide and 4 1/2” thick.

I will be listing this carving on Ebay.com this evening. To find me, visit Ebay.com and in the search bar type, “Josh Carte.”

You can also visit my store https://www.etsy.com/shop/JoshCarteArt to see more of my available woodcarvings.

-- https://www.etsy.com/shop/JoshCarteArt





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redryder

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#1 posted 08-22-2014 11:02 PM

Another nice piece.
Did you mean to say “Ebay.com”.......................

-- mike...............

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DocSavage45

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#2 posted 08-23-2014 01:17 AM

I’m with Mike. Nice work Josh.

I checked out both Etsy and Ebay. found you on Etsy only?

-- Cau Haus Designs, Thomas J. Tieffenbacher

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oldrivers

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#3 posted 08-23-2014 01:36 AM

Great work!

-- Soli Deo gloria!

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Josh Carte

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#4 posted 08-23-2014 03:14 AM

Thanks, guys! Doc, the auction just began this evening, but if you go to Ebay.com and type my name, you’ll find me. I just did it :)

-- https://www.etsy.com/shop/JoshCarteArt

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#5 posted 08-24-2014 12:16 AM

Great one, Josh!! love him!! :)

<(B^)

-- Gary "Wiz" Burns, Oregon, http://www.treewiz.etsy.com

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#6 posted 08-24-2014 04:22 PM

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#7 posted 08-25-2014 01:17 AM

Magic. He looks great.
It’s amazing what can be made out of a piece of wood.
Love him.

Bob.

-- Bob, Western Australia, The Sun came up this morning, what a great start to the day. Now it's up to me to make it even better. I've cut this piece of wood 4 times and it's still too damn short.

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Josh Carte

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#8 posted 08-25-2014 11:07 AM

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#9 posted 08-30-2014 12:18 PM

It’s amazing how you bring the life out of a log. Super awesome, as always, Josh.

-- Roger from KY. Work/Play/Travel Safe. Keep your dust collector fed. Kentuk55@yahoo.com

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Josh Carte

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#10 posted 08-30-2014 02:35 PM

Thanks, Roger :) I love carving these fella’s :)

-- https://www.etsy.com/shop/JoshCarteArt

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#11 posted 09-03-2014 03:37 AM

Congratulations on the eBay auction. It proves that your work is valued. Nicely done.

-- John, British Columbia, Canada

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