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Project by Jim Earl posted 06-17-2007 04:49 AM 1752 views 0 times favorited 8 comments Add to Favorites Watch

I wanted to give my Brother something, but didnt know if this would be appropiate. I dodnt see the resemblence, but alot of people do. I hope its a good enough likeness that he will enjoy it. tell me what you think. I have another one ready to do if it’s not right. your LJ friend Jim

-- Jim Earl http://www.myspace.com/earle5





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mot

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#1 posted 06-17-2007 06:05 AM

I’m glad you included the portrait. The likeness is actually there. No comment on your skill, just that portraits would have to be the toughest. You did a nice job on the John Wayne portrait, so you’re getting pretty good at getting the likeness down.

-- You can discover more about a person in an hour of play than in a year of conversation. (Plato)

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#2 posted 06-17-2007 06:08 AM

Jim Its looks very good. I think he wouid be pleased.

-- I've been blessed with a father who liked to tinker in wood, and a wife who lets me tinker in wood. Southern Delaware karson_morrison@bigfoot.com †

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#3 posted 06-17-2007 06:42 AM

I bet he likes it. Most of it would be “the thought that counts” thing. But your work here is very good Earl. Looks true to the pic you show.

-- Carpe Lignum; Tornare Lignum (Seize the wood, to Turn the wood)

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#4 posted 06-17-2007 03:32 PM

Very nice EArl I think you hit it on the mark, congratulations, I’m sure he’.ll be pleased. jockmike

-- (You just have to please the man in the Mirror) Mike from Michigan -

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#5 posted 06-17-2007 03:47 PM

I’m in agreement. He will like it.

-- We must guard our enthusiasm as we would our life - James Krenov

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#6 posted 06-17-2007 05:36 PM

No need to second guess yourself. Very good. This is something to treasure.

-- Ron, Twain Harte, Ca. Portable on site Sawmill Service http://westcoastlands.net/Sawmill.html http://westcoastlands.net/SawBucks2/phpBB3 http://www.portablesawmill.info

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#7 posted 06-18-2007 01:10 AM

Jim -

Great job. I agree, he would indeed approve.

-- http://foldingrule.blogspot.com

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#8 posted 06-18-2007 07:12 PM

will he like it.. hmmm let’s see. It’s a picture of him and his wife…. a captured memory forever…. it was made by his brother AND it looks wonderful!!
Yes, I’m sure he’ll LOVE it.

well done.
I tried doing one of my grand-daughter once.. It’s hard to do portraits!!

-- ~ Debbie, Canada (https://www.facebook.com/DebbiePribeleENJOConsultant)

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