LumberJocks

1st Carving Project

  • Advertise with us
Project by ca8920 posted 09-17-2015 05:44 PM 951 views 2 times favorited 7 comments Add to Favorites Watch

I’ve always wanted to try my hand at wood carving so I spent the last two evenings taking a class here in Reno at The Woodworking Source, our main source for all things woodworking here in the Reno/Sparks area. Here’s my first project…... It was a hoot and very relaxing.

-- Chris, Sparks Nevada, https://www.facebook.com/ArmstrongTouch





7 comments so far

View Grumpymike's profile

Grumpymike

2119 posts in 2070 days


#1 posted 09-17-2015 08:57 PM

Well I’ll be doggoned, it looks like an old cowboy boot … I sure hope that’s what you were carving …
My first attempt at carving surely didn’t go so well … nor did my last attempt … some have the touch and some don’t, I don’t.
Congrats on a project well done.

-- Grumpy old guy, and lookin' good Doin' it. ... Surprise Az.

View BurlyBob's profile

BurlyBob

4776 posts in 2020 days


#2 posted 09-17-2015 11:00 PM

That’s pretty darn cool. Like Grumpymike I don’t have the touch either. You certainly do Chris!

View Billinmich's profile

Billinmich

243 posts in 3486 days


#3 posted 09-18-2015 12:45 AM

Nice boot.Here at lumberjocks “Jordan”gave a class on carving a shoe,I don’t know if is in the archives or not but we had a good time.

-- Bill in Mich

View Eli Adamit's profile

Eli Adamit

717 posts in 3044 days


#4 posted 09-18-2015 04:05 AM

Very nice for the first carving project.

-- Eli Adamit, Israel

View helluvawreck's profile

helluvawreck

27784 posts in 2621 days


#5 posted 09-18-2015 02:21 PM

That turned out very nicely for your first carving. Now, you need to stick with it. Congratulations.

helluvawreck aka Charles
http://woodworkingexpo.wordpress.com

-- 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

View Dan'um Style's profile

Dan'um Style

14170 posts in 3737 days


#6 posted 09-19-2015 12:04 AM

you got skills. If you enjoyed it than keep those doggies rolling…. Raw Hide !!!

-- keeping myself entertained ... Humor and fun lubricate the brain

View Roger's profile

Roger

20871 posts in 2558 days


#7 posted 09-24-2015 02:06 AM

Sure looks like one o my old boots. Nice and broke in.

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

Have your say...

You must be signed in to post the comments.

DISCLAIMER: Any posts on LJ are posted by individuals acting in their own right and do not necessarily reflect the views of LJ. LJ will not be held liable for the actions of any user.

Latest Projects | Latest Blog Entries | Latest Forum Topics

HomeRefurbers.com