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Project by sw_iowa_sawyer posted 03-17-2009 04:48 PM 1208 views 0 times favorited 8 comments Add to Favorites Watch

I just finished this bark carving and I wanted to add something to it. I was sawing walnut logs a while back and becuase I have the wood hoaders illness I had saved a few slabs of seconds cuts off the logs. I knew I would use them but I had no idea for what ( that is the first sign of the sickness) I decided to combine two things I enjoy, wood carving, and sawmilling into this. I gave the carving to a friend that owns a big sawmill and took these pictures on the road trip to visit him lastweek so they are not the greatest photo’s. Which may make the carving look better I am not sure.





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mtnwild

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#1 posted 03-17-2009 05:10 PM

Very nice!!! Beautiful work on that. Just working on some of my hoard wood now.

-- mtnwild (Jack), It's not what you see, it's how you see it.

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Rob W

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#2 posted 03-17-2009 05:18 PM

great carving

-- Rob — I've cut it off twice and it's still too short!, http://www.witzkewood.com

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#3 posted 03-17-2009 05:26 PM

What an excellent piece, love the detail in that.

-- Tim D. - Woodstock, GA

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#4 posted 03-17-2009 06:21 PM

Nice work!

-- Charlie M. "Woodworking - patience = firewood"

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#5 posted 03-17-2009 06:49 PM

Very nice carving. Thanks for sharing.

-- ~ Inspiring those who inspire me ~

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#6 posted 03-17-2009 09:54 PM

I like it….well done.
Thanks for the post.

-- Can't never could do anything, to try is to advance.

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#7 posted 03-18-2009 02:37 AM

Excellent job…................. I love it.

-- Jerry--A man can never have enough tools or clamps

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#8 posted 03-18-2009 04:19 AM

I like the profile shot best of all. It shows the detail that you put into it.

-- gjd Southcentral Wisconsin

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