Egyptian Jackal

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Project by miles125 posted 1813 days ago 1796 views 0 times favorited 11 comments Add to Favorites Watch

I got this idea from a wonderful book on ancient Egypt i thumb through every now and then.

So much down time and searching for how to keep busy during this recession has its upsides. This man from Alabama is going to figure out how to sculpt and shape anything you can imagine and some things you can’t.

I got enough Heart Pine beams for 98 more sculptures this size. So stay tuned. And thanks for looking!

-- "The way to make a small fortune in woodworking- start with a large one"

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Dan'um Style

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#1 posted 1813 days ago

very cool

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

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#2 posted 1813 days ago

That is really nice. I like the detail around the nose. Well done.

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#3 posted 1813 days ago

Lookin’ good.
You got skills, my man. Keep it up.


-- -- I'm no rocket surgeon

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#4 posted 1813 days ago

A great looking Egyptian piece.

-- I've been blessed with a father who liked to tinker in wood, and a wife who lets me tinker in wood. Southern Delaware †

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#5 posted 1813 days ago

cool job Miles

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#6 posted 1813 days ago

Looks good…..keep them coming!

-- Can't never could do anything, to try is to advance.

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#7 posted 1813 days ago

Fun piece, should go well with that cobra of yours. Hope the recession rolls back before you get at all that heart pine, for everyone’s sake.

-- "Bordnerizing" perfectly good lumber for over a decade.

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#8 posted 1812 days ago

Ancient Egyptian art rocks! Hope you do a lot more of it as nice as this piece.

-- Mike, an American living in Norway.

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#9 posted 1811 days ago

Miles if you could only gold plate that sucker you could sell it on the black market. Wow, that is soo good. It is great. What a beautiful sculpture. Amazing. Keep it up buddy, you have some serious skills. Is that Anubus?

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

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#10 posted 1808 days ago

A real treasure Miles.

-- Grumpy - "Always look on the bright side of life"- Monty Python

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#11 posted 1796 days ago

Anubis by chance?

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