First attempt in chip carving

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Project by ScaleShipWright posted 12-20-2015 10:08 AM 1591 views 5 times favorited 4 comments Add to Favorites Watch

After some practice on scrap pieces, I have realized it was time to try a little chip carving project.

Woods are basswood and Mansonia (for the trims). Chip carving was made with a Flexcut knife.

Finished with Danish Oil. It will be sold for charity before Christmas.

Merry Christmas and happy Holydays to all.

-- God exists... But relax, He's not you!

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#1 posted 12-20-2015 10:57 AM

If I don’tknow I would say it was done on CNC. Excellent work, especialy if it is first time.

-- Ivan, Croatia, Wooddicted

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#2 posted 12-20-2015 01:52 PM

That’s pretty sweet for a beginner!
Very nice work and well done on the donation. It will make more than one person happy.

-- Paul M ..............If God wanted us to have fiberglass boats he would have given us fibreglass trees.

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#3 posted 12-20-2015 03:46 PM

If that’s your first shot at chip carving, looks like you hit the bullseye.

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#4 posted 12-20-2015 05:26 PM

thanks for the generous comments.

-- God exists... But relax, He's not you!

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