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Project by SilverFoxArt posted 05-03-2009 04:25 AM 2284 views 0 times favorited 17 comments Add to Favorites Watch
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This was a commissioned piece, referenced from a photo. 8×10 plaque from 3/4” select grade pine. I use a detail master adjustable temp burner. This was all done with a medium rounded skew.

-- Mel, Utah, SilverFoxArt.com





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ND2ELK

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#1 posted 05-03-2009 04:27 AM

Very impressive wood burning. Thanks for posting.

God Bless
tom

-- Mc Bridge Cabinets, Iowa

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Scott Bryan

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#2 posted 05-03-2009 04:29 AM

Mel, this looks really good. It has been a while since you have posted anything and it is great to see your work. Wow!! All I can say is this is really a beautiful work of art.

-- Challenges are what make life interesting; overcoming them is what makes life meaningful- Joshua Marine

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pat sherman

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#3 posted 05-03-2009 05:01 AM

wow mel. you just get better and better. come give me lessons.

-- pat,ohio...http://s5.photobucket.com/albums/y198/patshwigar/

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#4 posted 05-03-2009 05:05 AM

It’s very impressive and terrific besides it’s super fantastic. In case you can’t tell I like it. Well done

-- http://artisticwoodstudio.com Custom furniture

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#5 posted 05-03-2009 05:16 AM

This is really awesome work, your a very gifted and talented artist. Beautiful.

-- Dan Wiggins

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#6 posted 05-03-2009 05:35 AM

Awesome work as usual Mel! Pat’s right…you just keep getting better and better. Hugs…Dannie

-- Dangee's Pyrography by Artist Danette Smith - http://www.danettesmithpyro.weebly.com

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#7 posted 05-03-2009 07:13 AM

Like everyone else said; Impressive. Thanks for sharing

-- ~ Inspiring those who inspire me ~

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Dick, & Barb Cain

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#8 posted 05-03-2009 11:43 AM

WOW!

You’re a great artist, so life like.

-- -** You are never to old to set another goal or to dream a new dream ****************** Dick, & Barb Cain, Hibbing, MN. http://www.woodcarvingillustrated.com/gallery/member.php?uid=3627&protype=1

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#9 posted 05-03-2009 12:18 PM

extraordinary!!!
an amazing job

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

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#10 posted 05-03-2009 01:11 PM

great looking piece…very well done

-- Todd, Oak Ridge, TN, Hello my name is Todd and I'm a Toolholic, I bought my last tool 10 days, no 4 days, oh heck I bought a tool on the way here! †

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#11 posted 05-03-2009 02:56 PM

WOW great detail

-- Scott NM,http://www.shangrilawoodworks.com

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#12 posted 05-03-2009 03:42 PM

Incredible!!!!

-- Dennis Zongker

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#13 posted 05-03-2009 07:59 PM

Amazing! You are a gifted person. Wish you a long and healthy life to do more such work.
Sharad

-- “If someone feels that they had never made a mistake in their life, then it means they have never tried a new thing in their life”.-Albert Einstein

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#14 posted 05-04-2009 04:19 AM

Hey! Great job here! When I saw this I immediately thought that I was looking at my great grandmother and grandfather from my mother’s side…Last name of Brown. Does that ring a bell? If not, I guess I found their twins. HA!

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#15 posted 05-04-2009 06:02 AM

Absolutely incredible work! You are gifted!

-- Jesus is the ONLY reason for ANY season.

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