Live Edge Amur Cherry Stylized Boot

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Project by Roman - THE BOOTMAN posted 07-23-2015 11:53 PM 878 views 0 times favorited 6 comments Add to Favorites Watch

Hello LJers.

Had a slab of Amur Cherry. The piece had open grain on one side and bark on the other side. What to do!!??
So I cut the boot blank length-wise and proceeded to fashion a one-of-a-kind work boot(stylized that is).
I did a slight reveal on the bark edge and finished the smooth side with wipe-on poly. The amber colour just popped out and the Day Lilies are a great compliment.


-- Roman:... These Boots Were Made For 'Talkin'!

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#1 posted 07-24-2015 12:52 AM

I like

Live edge
Cherry wood

So I must LOVE THIS!

-- just rjR

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#2 posted 07-24-2015 02:44 AM

It definitely looks like a boot! What a lucky find in skilled hands! ~Suzanne

-- Suzanne, A Touch Of O.Z.

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#3 posted 07-24-2015 07:36 AM

Perfect match!

-- Personality and character of a man is like wood,must polish it to shine...

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#4 posted 07-24-2015 04:14 PM

Cool piece.

-- A childs smile is payment enough.

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#5 posted 08-02-2015 02:12 PM

You are a shoe carving magician.

-- Roger from KY. Work/Play/Travel Safe. Keep your dust collector fed.

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#6 posted 08-02-2015 02:17 PM

Wow! This turned out beautifully.

helluvawreck aka Charles

-- 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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