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Project by PKP posted 07-09-2009 07:35 PM 3413 views 7 times favorited 18 comments Add to Favorites Watch

I created this bench from a cedar slab I found in someones trash pile. The carved wood is basswood. I hope you enjoy looking. Thanks





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#1 posted 07-09-2009 07:45 PM

PKP
i think the bench is great a close up of the carving would be nice as i cant make out the detail it looks very neat thanks for sharing

Andy

-- cut it saw it scrap it SKPE: ANDREW.CARTER69

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#2 posted 07-09-2009 08:21 PM

PKP,

Beautiful work! I’m just learning to chip carve, how do you work your knife so deep?

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#3 posted 07-09-2009 08:53 PM

this is a very cool bench :) thumbs up

-- hrvoje

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#4 posted 07-09-2009 08:59 PM

PKP

How do the get your cuts so clean and deep my friend

Andy

-- cut it saw it scrap it SKPE: ANDREW.CARTER69

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#5 posted 07-09-2009 09:58 PM

Fantastic bench so special and unique well done

-- http://artisticwoodstudio.com Custom furniture

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#6 posted 07-09-2009 10:43 PM

Great job!!!

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#7 posted 07-09-2009 10:46 PM

Great. A beautiful carving job.

-- 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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#8 posted 07-10-2009 03:32 AM

Great slab and beautifull chip carving. Very intricate. Great work.

Keep it up.

Scrappy

-- Scrap Wood's the best...the projects are smaller, and so is the mess!

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#9 posted 07-10-2009 12:07 PM

The bench is beautiful. Great details!!

-- If at first you don't succeed...Don't try skydiving

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Dick, & Barb Cain

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#10 posted 07-10-2009 03:22 PM

WOW!
A beautiful bench, great craftsmanship,& chip carving.

-- -** 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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#11 posted 07-10-2009 03:49 PM

Beautiful bench and craftsmanship.

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

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#12 posted 07-12-2009 03:51 PM

Really, I mean REALLY Schweeeet! Very nicely done. Dig the live edge seat

always,
J.C.

-- When one tugs at a single thing in nature, he finds it attached to the rest of the world. -- John Muir

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#13 posted 07-12-2009 03:56 PM

Good job, i never have enough wood.

-- OC down in Costa Rica. come down and see me some time. I'll keep the light on for you too-oc@hotmail.com mail.com

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#14 posted 07-30-2009 01:48 AM

beautiful work … exceptional carving … very nice

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

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#15 posted 11-23-2009 08:51 PM

Beautiful work.

How long does it take you to carve something like that?

Bothus

-- Jerry Boshear, Professional Kitchen Designer, amature woodworker.

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